Smart Wine Glass

I Need More Wine – Wireless Sensing Smart Wine Glass Benefits of I need more wine: Automatic monitoring of diners who need more drink, using smart wine glass technology Notification of ‘idle’ glasses, that are ready for collection Opportunity for happier customers Opportunity for increased drink sales revenue Save employee time, monitoring restaurant tables* I …

Drone Trucks The Future Road Ahead

Why have Potholes, why not Drone Trucks! We need to redesign ‘HGVs’, to be driverless, and to run down the underused ‘hard shoulders’ of motorways (with appropriate detection of obstacles, such as broken cars in way). An alternative charging solution could be ‘pitstop stations’, which are areas set off the motorway hard shoulder, allowing the …

Reimagining The Road Of The Future

Reimagining the road of the future, will improve on current road space efficiency. The M1 motorway in the Uk now carries ten times the daily traffic, that it was originally designed for. The M1is Britain’s oldest motorway, and was opened in 1959. For those unfamiliar with the term ‘motorway’, it is similar to the autobahn, …

5G IOT Benefits For Society

Opportunities 5G IOT (Internet of Things) brings a number of benefits and new opportunities to the business world, allowing new business opportunities. 5G is the fifth generation of mobile phone technology, which originally started with the analogue TACS system, back in the 1980s. Although data SIM cards for IOT applications are already available for use …

Induction Motor Starter Types

Induction motors are a common type of ac motor, used in both industries and onboard ships, with a number of induction motor starters. The type of induction motor starters that are chosen, depending on a number of factors. Direct On Line Starters (D.O.L) Direct online, or D.O.L for short, are a simple way to switch …

Earthing Systems On Ships Insulated Neutral Versus Land

Insulated Neutral on Ships Contents: The difference between land based power delivery and the earthing system on ships (most, but not all). Land based = Connected neutral & earth Earthing systems on ships = Insulated neutral, not connected to ships hull Land based connections Main priority is maximum protection of people and livestock. Neutral & …