Douglas Every and David Tappin found Prolec, manufacturing circuit board assemblies for third parties.
1982 - Today
Prolec buys manufacturer Litewate and with it comes the first of the Liftwatch product range.
Prolec gains ISO 9001 certification.
Liftwatch ASLI for road rail excavators is launched.
1995 Prolec is the first company to develop a graphical depth monitoring system, as a project for AMEC. It is approached by Spectra Precision (now Trimble) to develop an own label “Digmaster”, which is then marketed as "Bucket-Pro" worldwide.
Prolec launches its Weightmaster system, a wheeled loader weighing product.
Prolec develops Digmaster, the first 2D excavator machine guidance system.
World-wide launch of CANbus compatible component. Prolec's Liftwatch 5 is the first CANbus product.
First graphical SLI for rail safety to become Liftwatch PC-RCI. Level-X and Digmaster 3 systems using the industry's first Can angle sensor are launched. Prolec is commissioned by Scanmudring Norway for a monitoring system for ROV's using pcX-3D.
2002 The pcX system is relaunched. Prolec supplies custom RCI systems for fitment to OEMs' material handling systems, featuring monitoring of cab articulation and cab anti-collision. Putzmeister approaches Prolec for a supply of solid state CANBus angle sensors for use in OEMs' range of multi-articulated concrete delivery systems.
Prolec supplies Trimble with solid state CANBus angle sensors for use in OEMs' range of machine control systems.
Weighloader ADT is introduced.
Prolec's Digmaster Pro is introduced.
Prolec supplies Sennebogen with custom RCI systems for fitment to OEMs' material handling systems.
The company's pcX - Pro system is launched.
Release of Liftwatch Rail to comply with RIS1530 Issue 2.
Prolec's tandem lifting application for Liftwatch Rail is launched. The company also gains EU type approval for Liftwatch 5 and Liftwatch Rail.
PME (Prolec Machine Engine) and Liftwatch Rail Lite are launched. Prolec celebrates 30 years in business.
Prolec launches PMERail, including ALO/OLE compliant versions PMERail Ultra and PMERail Max.