Low maintenance MOBOTIX solution offers site security for roofing and building specialist

Low maintenance MOBOTIX solution offers site security for roofing and building specialist

Ecl-ips delivers easy to operate and stress free CCTV with remote access technology to improve site security

UK April 19th, 2010 MOBOTIX AG, a leading manufacturer of digital high-resolution, network-based video security systems have released details of an installation of its MOBOTIX CCTV solution which has reduced the cost and complexity while improving security at Droitwich Roofing & Building Specialists Ltd.

Droitwich Roofing & Building Specialists has two divisions with one concentrating on aspects of roofing and building from repair works to large scale dilapidation works, Extensions, Conversions and New Builds. The second division is a Merchants stocking roofing and building materials including a large selection of reclamation materials.

In October of 2009, when the firm decided to move to larger premises, it was felt that the old analogue CCTV solution, which was becoming increasingly expensive to maintain due to repeated failures, would offer little value for the new larger site.

Following a tender request to three local CCTV installation companies, Droitwich Roofing & Building Specialists selected a MOBOTIX solution from Ecl-ips. As Kevin Dobbs, Office Manager for Droitwich Roofing & Building Specialists explains, Our main requirement was for good quality images, both day and night, and for a system that was easy to operate with little or no ongoing maintenance cost. The MOBOTIX system ticked all the boxes and the guys from Ecl-ips really seemed to know the system well.

After surveying the site and discussing the exact requirements with the client, Ecl-ips installed a five camera MOBOTIX system to cover key areas including the yard entrance, workshop, storage areas, parking lot and reception. Due to Mobotixs innovative Q24 hemispheric camera, Ecl-ips only had to install one camera in the main office building.

Thanks to the 360 all-round view, the Q24 is able to capture an entire room. With a panorama function and a quad view, the camera can show images from four different angles simultaneously. Currently the MOBOTIX Q24 is the only product on the market that offers this functionality and reduces the amount of cameras needed to provide surveillance of a room.

The system has been up and running now for several months and any little tweaks we needed have been done remotely by Ecl-ips without the need for an expensive site visit, explains Kevin, The quality is excellent and the software is incredibly easy to use.

Droitwich Roofing & Building Specialists now have the ability to remotely view any camera on the site via its broadband connection, which proves useful, if an alarm is triggered or if managers need to find out if there is anybody on site out of normal working hours.

Overall we have been very pleased with the system installed by Ecl-ips, the staff are very helpful, the technical staff certainly know their stuff, and the aftercare has been second to none. I would be very happy to recommend Ecl-ips. Kevin adds.

Additional Information:

Mobotix AG
Simone Herold
Kaiserstrae
67722 Langmeil, Germany
Phone: +49-6302-9816-111
Fax: +49-6302-9816-190
Email: simone.herold@mobotix.com
www.mobotix.com

The Message Machine (PR for Mobotix in the UK)
Anne Harding
Phone: + 44 (0)1895 631448
Email: anne@themessagemachine.com

Ecl-ips
Aaron Kernaghan
Waterside House,
Harris Business Park, Stoke Prior,
Worcestershire, B60 4DJ.
Phone: +44 (0)1527 872000
Email: aaron@ecl-ips.com
www.ecl-ips.com

Droitwich Roofing & Building Specialists Ltd
Kevin Dobbs
George Baylis Court
George Baylis Road
Droitwich
Worcestershire
WR9 9RB
Phone: +44 (0)1905 778120
Email: Droitwichroofing@btconnect.com
Web: www.building-and-roofing.co.uk

About Mobotix AG:
MOBOTIX AG is a provider of high-resolution and network-based video security systems. The stock-quoted company, since its founding in Germany in 1999, has emerged as the leading pioneer in network camera technology and its decentralized concept has made cost-efficient high-resolution network video systems possible in the first place. Embassies, airports, train stations, ports, gas stations, hotels, highways hundreds of thousands of MOBOTIX video systems are in use worldwide today.

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