Connecting your Distribution Network to the SmartGrid

Under the brand name GRIDwatch, MAC has developed low-cost, wireless platform and smart sensor solution for monitoring underground Cable Networks, Overhead Line Networks and Sub-Station assets on the Medium and Low voltage Distribution networks.

The GRIDwatch platform is built around open, ‘standards-based’ wireless communications solutions that ‘future proof’ your investment and supports ‘plug & play’ deployment of the smart sensor solutions on the distribution network.

GRIDwatch supports interoperability with existing utility infrastructure and SCADA systems using standards IEC standards, as well as the option of using the GridWatch monitoring server to support the early deployment and evaluation of the smart sensors prior to integrating into the utilities own SCADA network.

Overview of GRIDWatch Architecture
GRIDwatch Product Solutions

Earth Fault Monitoring Solutions

MAC has developed a family of low-cost Cable fault monitoring solutions that can operate as standalone units or be retro -fitted to existing Fault Indicators, and are supported by the GRIDwatch communications platform.

Load Current Monitoring

A low-cost Load Current monitoring solution provide accurate current measurements for real-time monitoring of load currents on the network.