Case Study

Carburos Metálicos

Founded in 1897, Carburos Metálicos is a leading company in the industrial and medical gases sector that produces, distributes and sells gases for many sectors: metallurgy, glass, water, food, medical, energy, petrochemical, laboratories, freezing, refrigeration, oenology , leisure and drinks. The company provides a wide range of products, solutions and services to its customers, as well as materials and equipment intended for the applications of these gases.

Carburos Metálicos

Carburos Metálicos remotely monitor its gas containers with the DL16 – Gas Tank Container Solution. Air Products (Carburos Metalicos subsidiary in Spain) is a world-leading industrial gases company that touches the lives of consumers in a positive way everyday with the products we help our customers produce. Our core industrial gases business provides atmospheric and process gases and related equipment to manufacturing markets, including refining and petrochemical, metals, electronics, and food and beverage. Air Products is also the world’s leading supplier of liquefied natural gas process technology and equipment. DataLong16 is a Barcelona-based company specialising in the Internet of Things (IoT) with research and development (R&D) and production operations in Europe. DataLong16 is the IoT partner of Carburos Metalicos that has developed a new bespoke solution based on their requirements. The DL16 – Gas Tank Container Solution provided by DataLong16 to Carburos Metalicos consists of a Device with an external sensor fixed to the container, real time internet Connectivity and Platform accessible in real time through a web browser. The DL16 – Tank Container Solution provides Carburos Metalicos information such as GPS location, gas pressure, fulfilment level, ambient temperature and impact detector. This solution helps Carburos Metalicos monitor when the containers arrives to the final customer and the level of gas in real time. Now, they can control customer satisfaction better and improve internal processes to reduce costs.

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