Wireless Communications to Install Automated Irrigation SCADA System in Saudi Arabia
DENVER, Jan. 26 -- World Wireless Communications
Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of wireless and Internet technology
and products, announced that is has received an additional purchase order for an
irrigation Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) system to be
installed in Saudi Arabia.
This latest purchase order is a result of World
Wireless' previous experience with the Middle East Agriculture Co. and the
successful installation of a similar system in the United Arab Emirates.
The new system, to be installed at Al Khalidiah
Farm, will automate the management of an extensive irrigation system and collect
AC power usage data from a personal computer in a central location. The system
will provide better control of water levels, more accurate data reporting and
increased cost-efficiency. World Wireless will design the system and provide
on-site installation supervision and start-up services. Installation is
scheduled for September 2000.
World Wireless offers full-service SCADA and
Telemetry systems, and has been involved in the SCADA industry for more than 15
Past company projects include RTU satellite
communications, offshore production platform automation in Indonesia, onshore
gas field automation in Saudi Arabia, and projects with many Fortune 500 oil/gas
SOURCE: World Wireless Communications Inc.