RTU, SCADA contract in New Zealand awarded to Semaphore

March 22, 2011
LAKE MARY, FL, Mar. 22, 2011 -- Semaphore will supply 370 remote terminal units (RTUs) over the next 3 years, along with master telemetry units (MTUs), Ethernet UHF radios, and associated equipment as part of an RTU and SCADA System upgrade project in New Zealand...

LAKE MARY, FL, Mar. 22, 2011 -- Through its New Zealand distribution partner and sister organization, CSE W. Arthur Fisher, Semaphore, a CSE Global company, is pleased to announce the successful tender award for an RTU and SCADA System upgrade project in the Water & Waste Water industry for the Super City.

The contract scope includes the supply of 370 remote terminal units (RTUs) over the next 3 years, along with master telemetry units (MTUs), Ethernet UHF radios, and associated equipment. The RTUs will perform monitoring and control of flow, level and pump stations.

Kingfisher RTU products comprise the MTU and RTU equipment. All installations are based on the Kingfisher Plus+ modular system using the CP-30, 32-bit CPU. Essential to the solution are configurations with CPU and power supply redundancy, DNP3 protocol at a Level 3 implementation, and IEC-61131-3 compliant programming.

The Kingfisher RTU line provides an advanced automation platform for SCADA system solutions, including redundant configurations, intelligent I/O, and open programming that is compliant with IEC 61131-3. Kingfisher is also the first RTU product line that is compliant with IEC 61499, the distributed processing and interoperability extension to IEC 61131-3. Kingfisher systems are well suited to large, demanding measurement and control applications that employ central stations.

Semaphore's Kingfisher and T-BOX RTU products are ideal for a broad range of monitoring and control applications in the broadcast / telecom, infrastructure management, oil & gas, power, transportation and water / wastewater industries. For more information about Semaphore solutions, visit www.cse-semaphore.com, or contact Semaphore at 1200 Chantry Place, Lake Mary, FL 32746, 407-333-3235.

About Semaphore
Established in 2006, Semaphore was the result of a merger of two CSE Global companies, RTUnet, of Australia, and TechnoTrade SA, of Belgium. For over 20 years, these companies have provided leading solutions for telemetry, automation, and remote monitoring and have an installed base of 100,000 devices. For more information, visit www.cse-semaphore.com.

About CSE W. Arthur Fisher
CSE W. Arthur Fisher Limited has been supplying premium products and systems integration of a full range of instrumentation, automation, power protection, communications, MV motors and speed controls to utilities, heavy industrial and general manufacturing for over 80 years.

Factory trained engineers help customers select the most cost effective and efficient solution to an automation or process control problem and guarantee a result at the best possible price. W. Arthur Fisher constantly adds new product lines and suppliers to their portfolio to keep pace with the rapidly changing technologies and offer only top quality products with full technical support. For more information, visit www.cse-waf.co.nz.

Semaphore and CSE W. Arthur Fisher are wholly owned subsidiaries of CSE Global, a worldwide technologies provider in the industrial automation, telecommunications, environmental and healthcare markets. Headquartered in Singapore, it has more than 1500 qualified and technical staff operating a network of over 30 offices in 20 countries, spanning the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East and Africa. Its truly international business landscape is reflected by the fact that more than 90% of annual revenue is derived from outside Singapore. For more information, visit www.cse-global.com.


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