Monthly Archives: August 2017

How to Maximise your sensor’s life

Here are a few simple steps you can take to ensure you get the most out of your GreensSpan Sensor Sensible Site Installations It is important to ensure that the installation of a sensor on site is suitable and considers some of the following factors: The location of the sensor should be easily accessible, suitable for accurate readings and protected from external damage (from debris in the water etc.). pH & ORP electrodes should not be installed in locations where they will sit dry (electrodes deplete at a vastly accelerated rate when dry). Turbidity sensors should not be set to wipe if they are dry as this could scratch the … Read More

Innovation Announcements

New and Improved Turbidity Head July 1 saw the release of our new and improved turbidity head.  The new head has been designed and developed in Australia for use on all GreenSpan turbidity sensors (both the TS1000 and MP47/65 variations). New Features include; New Optics design allowing for: Highly accurate measurements Increased temperature stability Increased range offering between 10NTU & 5000NTU From the 1st of July 2017, all turbidity sensors will be supplied with the new turbidity head. This will result in a 17mm increase to the overall sensor length to make way for the new optics. Cables that stand the test of time After the successful implementation of a … Read More

Say Hello to our best seller

GreenSpan’s PS7000 is easily our bestselling unit. It’s small 22.5mm diameter and wide selection of standard depth ranges make it ideal for most level monitoring applications. Features Loop powered – battery or solar Broad range of outputs – 4-20mA, 0-2.5VDC, RS232 and SDI-12 1% FS accuracy for pressure Temperature Output via RS232 Field re-ranging and calibration User inputs for fluid density and local gravity Double O-ring design and moulded cable gland ½” diameter ceramic capacitance transducer Slim line body (22.5 mm) Long term stability better than 0.2% per annum Optional adapter for SDI-12 output Optional threaded fitting for process connection Manufactured in our Sydney plant with a fast lead time … Read More

Meet the Greenspan Team

Each issue we’ll introduce you to one of our talented team members that are here to help and support you.  We are proud of the team we have built and can safely say we have some of the best talent in the industry. Meet our resident Mechatronics Engineer – Kye Ridley-Smith.  Kye graduated from the University of Sydney with First Class Honours. Kye provides Product Development and Engineering support to the Aquamonix business with a focus on sensors and flow meters. Kye is experienced in his field of expertise.  Before joining Aquamonix, he worked with Goodman Fielder at their Erskine Park site, where he managed a number of major equipment … Read More

G’day from Greenspan

Welcome to the first of our Aquamonix quarterly newsletters. For those of you whom we haven’t touched base with lately –  G’day and welcome back!  If Aquamonix is new to you, please read on – you’ll get a snippet of who we are and what we are about. Our motto is Measure, Monitor, Master – and quite simply, “We aim to make it easier to manage and measure the use and quality of Australia’s water, using our experience, proven technology and an innovative customer focused approach” This edition will focus on our GreenSpan Sensor business unit and what has been happening in this key area of our organisation. In the … Read More

Tamper Proof Irrigation Metering – We’ve been doing it for years!

It’s timely to remind the industry that our Emflux Flow meters are renowned for their robust, tamper proof design and reliable operation. We’ve been serving the irrigation industry across Australia for well over 35 years with the following achievements: 25,000 +   Remote Irrigation Metering Sites 10,000 +   Sites equipped with automated water control gates 5,000 +     Connected to remote data telemetry systems 10,000 +   Manual Read Installations 99%             Uptime Data Recovery from Installed Base Here’s how we can help: Supply drop in replacement for non-compliant or unreliable mechanical, or doppler style water meters Ensure tamper proof accurate metering Provide remote … Read More

Products and solutions for your secure metering requirements

Secure metering, compliance and efficient water management is an issue that’s on every irrigation operator’s radar at the moment. You can download our Irrigation Operator’s Product and Solution Overview here. Aquamonix has a range of innovative products and solutions to suit a wide range of applications that will help to Measure, Monitor and Master your water management needs. These include: Smart meters and sensors to Measure: Water flow & pressure Water quality Water storage Weather & climate Soil moisture Energy Smart data gateways that use a wide array of communications to connect your sensors to the world to Monitor: Remote monitoring stations Automatic weather stations Web, cellular, radio, satellite LoRa … Read More