Cold Storage


Customer Profile:

A three-decade old and one of India’s leading cold storage companies with multiple cold storages spread across varying geographies and capacities of more than 10 million cubic feet.

Business Requirement:

The customer with cold storages across multiple locations wanted a central monitoring system for all their cold units and the cold storage plants.

The system needed to handle the following:

  • Monitor the overall temperature and humidity of the cold rooms across all geographies from a central location.
  • Monitor each cold room separately.
  • Provide this data to their end customers to ensure transparency and boost customer confidence.
  • Monitor generators, chillers/coolers and de-humidifiers from central dashboard.
  • Replace multiple disparate controllers and data logger devices with a single platform.
  • Send alerts via email and SMS to multiple stakeholders in case temperature and humidity went outside the contractual range
  • Generate various reports for all the parameters for analytics.
  • Provide periodic data reports to their customers for their QoS compliance.

Solution Overview

iolytics coldstorage solution

Solution Details

  • iolytics’ IntelliMon platform was deployed with multiple sensors for temperatures (both positive and negative), humidity and ammonia leak detection
  • Our gateway devices with display screens were installed outside each cold room
  • Data was collected and uploaded to the cloud to facilitate remote monitoring and control from a command centre
  • Replaced multiple controllers and data loggers with our single platform gateway
  • The controllers provided were controlled based on the set parameter values
  • Our platform logged data from pressure meter on the compressors, humidity sensors and Energy meters for power monitoring
  • Redundant data storage options like Flash Memory and SD memory provided with the IntelliMon systems ensured zero data loss in cases of network failures
  • Customer staff based on location and shift received alert SMS and emails if data was out of acceptable range
  • Redundant data storage options like Flash memory and SD card were also built to store data in case of communication loss when trucks move out of coverage area
  • Customer was able to generate and send periodic reports to their end clients

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