Power Quality in Distribution Networks and the IoT RevolutionPower quality is critically important to Distribution Networks. WPD have solved the significant data challenges using Argand's IoT solution
Electric cars & batteries? Let’s not put the cart before the horseIt’s all over the news; headlines screaming: “New diesel and petrol vehicles to be banned from 2040 in UK” & “Infrastructure investment in battery technology.” Great news for health, the environment & technology innovation, but what has changed and what needs to happen now?
BlockchainBlockchain and its emerging applications within the energy world
Health Analytics & Energy Asset Risk Management (Part 2)IN part 2 of our blog we look further at energy asset risk management and how it can help reduce risk & costs.
A Focus on FilmIt’s all very well repeating the mantra: ‘a picture paints a thousand words’, but how do you paint the picture in the first place?
Electrical Asset Risk Management & Health Analytics in Energy Systems (part 1 of 2)Real-time energy asset risk management analytics can be used to determine the health of an energy system to enhance asset lives & reduce failure rates.
Argand Automated Energy BillingArgand is now automatically reading energy data via the Argand Lenz software for processing through its automatic-billing app.
Argand Engineers Dynamic Export Control System for Combined CHP & Hydro Energy Project in Scotland
Robert Chumbley Control Systems Engineer
"ON THE DAY I WAS BORN THE RAIN CAME DOWN. THERE WAS TROUBLE BREWIN' IN MY HOME TOWN. IT WAS THE SEVENTH DAY. I WAS THE SEVENTH SON. AND IT SCARED THE HELL OUT OF EVERYONE"....AND THEN CAME SHUTDOWN.
Fraser Durham Commercial Director
Fraser left his "bubble" in the city and discovered climate change and sustainability whilst studying for his MSc. Since then he's found his passion in using objective data to help drive decisions in managing energy. When not suited and booted you will find him happily bombing around the glorious countryside with his family - plus a little DJ'ing on the side.
Ben Markillie Technical Director
After completing his BSc in Electrical & Mechanical Engineering and spending decades deep in industrial electrical switch gear, Ben teamed up with Fraser to work on smart control solutions in the renewables sector. He loves a good "geek off" with fellow electrical engineers and a spot of diving too.
Claire Limberg Business Architect
Steers the Arband and keeps the cogs turning... love's her kids, dog, friends, work, kayaking, climbing, repeat...
Alastair Gets Lead Data Analyst
Carrying a reputation as master barista his first job of the day is very important! Otherwise, when not analysing illuminating data you'll find him hanging with dear family, fabulous friends and spinning some tunes.
John Hughes Lead Commercial Sales
An Irish born seventies Capricorn with a belief that we should focus on how good we can be and not what holds us back - a devoted father and husband, a tolerable musician and coffee ninja. "I'm a keen mountain biker, cautious climber and a Mixed Martial Arts fanatic. My occupation is a passion".
Nick Walters Lead Front-End Developer
lifetime - career-time - since art college - working with NEW - taking creative risks - designing, implementing , managing - selling/ pitching - sometimes sublime - often ridiculous - but now have 20+ years of experience with the nefarious world of new ideas and their practical, commercial implementation. He has scars to prove it...
Glyn Jones Lead Data Engineer
Our lead data engineer lives on a diet of data and tea - often found deep in code working on our data infrastructure. When he emerges he enjoys nothing more than playing his guitar and jamming to Led Zeppelin.