Prolec’s pcX system grows dredging business for Moray Council

The pcX-Pro guidance system allows the user to see detailed digital terrain models and designs of the environment around them. On water-based projects this allows the operator to ensure they dredge the sea or riverbed to the correct depth – a process called ‘on grade’ – without actually seeing it.

Sphere 24 appointed as first UK sales agent

James Fisher Prolec, a world-leader in innovative machine productivity and safety systems, is pleased to announce that Sphere 24, formerly a Prolec distributor, has been appointed as a sales agent for Prolec products.

Prolec’s service team are hitting the road.

James Fisher Prolec, a world-leader in innovative machine productivity and safety systems, has recently expanded its service offering, in response to unprecedented levels of demand, to include two fully chapter 8 compliant service vans.

Pelican newsletter 2017

Pelican is their quarterly newsletter which lists news from all the James Fisher Prolec group of companies. The publication provides a regular update of news and views from across the organisation.

CWS™ successfully achieves EU-type approval

James Fisher Prolec, a part of James Fisher and Sons plc, has successfully achieved full Automatic Weighing Instruments EU-type approval from the National Measurements and Regulatory Office (NMRO) for its innovative Container Weight System (CWS)™.

Prolec keeps key rail project on track

The High Output Plant System (HOPS) train being used to electrify the 235 miles of railway between Maidenhead and Swansea has been uniquely designed to have the capability to work ‘adjacent line open’ so trains can still run when work is being carried out.

Prolec announces 2013 distributor of the year

Prolec launched its distributor network at the beginning of 2013. It looked to build partnerships with companies that could boast technical competence, knowledge of the Prolec brand and its product range, and which demonstrated ambition in developing their own businesses alongside Prolec.

Prolec safety system used in Norwegian rail solution

Last year’s changes in safety legislation for the Norwegian rail construction industry have provided a challenge for plant suppliers required to meet tightened safety standards and an additional requirement for the monitoring of safe load functionality.

Prolec demonstrates core engine for equipment control and safety

The system is a modular range focused on machine control and safety. At its heart is an innovative, patented platform concept called the Prolec Machine Engine (PME). This technology controls a vast range of equipment types by deploying sophisticated modelling strategies to precisely determine machine positioning.

First off the grid for Prolec’s PME launch

The event was for around 100 customers keen to witness the introduction of this next-generation, modular safety and control system for plant machinery across a broad range of applications. At the launch, Prolec focused on safety, showing PME as an elegant replacement to its legendary Liftwatch and Heightwatch product ranges.

Prestigious Infrarail health and safety award for Prolec’s tandem lift solution

With the Infrarail awards highly respected across the rail industry, Prolec is delighted to have secured the coveted award for health and safety, and to have prevailed over nine other nominated contenders in this category. The company’s Liftwatch Rail technology (now PMERail) recently received European type approval and is the only safety control solution with this accreditation.

One week to new Prolec product launch

The all-new modular architecture at the core of the Prolec Machine Engine (PME) allows it to address and control a vast range of equipment types. Key to its adaptability is a sophisticated software modelling strategy that precisely determines machine positioning in real-time, irrespective of the machine type.

All-new Prolec product range to launch in May

The first product models from an entirely new modular range focused on machine safety will be unveiled at an event being staged at Donington Park Raceway on 9th May 2012. At the heart of the new system is an innovative, patented new platform concept called the Prolec Machine Engine (PME).

30 years of safety and control

The company’s birthday is Christmas Eve – still the far end of the year but nonetheless significant for the industry’s leading provider of construction plant safety system solutions. Like many industries, the past 30 years has seen dramatic changes. For Prolec, the advance of technology has been at the heart of its innovative solutions.

Review operations to improve productivity with new Prolec product range

This extra functionality will allow plant owners and site managers to review operational efficiencies and develop better productivity strategies across a broad range of plant applications and markets. The new Prolec control system already features a huge memory capacity as an inherent part of its microprocessor controller design.