Utilities

Secure key infrastructure with smart remote site surveillance and deterrence.

Remote security cameras that actively and autonomously deter crime, without needing someone on site.

Set up remote site surveillance quickly and easily to minimise trespass, theft, vandalism, accidents and illegal dumping.

Challenges

Keeping people safe

People can put themselves in genuine danger when they trespass on utility property. Using a combination of AI, motion detection and gridded video analysis, our camera-based systems identify people or vehicles and emit spoken and visual warnings to deter people offsite. A recording is saved to the cloud, and security is alerted.

Preventing crime

Thieves target utilities for copper, fuel and high-value items. Vandals target 5G infrastructure due to misinformation, while remote sites can become hotspots for illegal dumping. Our industrial security cameras can be installed on any site and can monitor assets remotely and autonomously, stopping trespassers and crime before it happens.

Reviewing safety incidents

Any safety incidents onsite should be reviewed so they’re not repeated. The Spectur ecosystem allows you to remotely monitor who’s doing what onsite to ensure people stay out of exclusion zones and restricted areas. You can easily pull up historic imagery of any safety breaches to use for learning, training or claims management.

Capturing time-lapse

It can be enormously useful for utilities to maintain a record of changes onsite over time. A Spectur remote job site camera can be set to record high definition time-lapse. This is ideal whether you’re wanting to monitor seasonal changes, record marketing material, to visually verify sensor data or to view construction progress.

Remote site surveillance

From mobile phone towers to pumping stations or substations, being able to see what is happening on-site without having to travel there can be invaluable. Our 4G remote monitoring cameras can be used to diagnose issues remotely, check for deliveries and verify workers are onsite.

Monitoring environmental data

Baseline monitoring, compliance monitoring and operational monitoring just got a whole lot easier – and safer. Spectur’s solar-powered systems can be linked to sensors to capture noise, vibration, air quality, water quality, water levels or other types of data. Meet your compliance obligations, and minimise interruptions.

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Spectur’s remote site security cameras can be tailored for simple or complex utility applications to suit telecommunications, water, power, gas and other infrastructure needs.

“Being in the transport industry, our company needed a reliable security solution to protect our compound. Over the last 4 months, Spectur’s solar security camera has allowed us to keep an eye on our site in real-time, wherever we may be and has prevented theft from happening on site.”

- Perth Heavy Haulage

What makes an effective security camera system for a remote area?

Spectur’s remote area surveillance cameras offer these key features:

Solar and battery
operation

For continuous operation, including up to four days without sunlight

3G/4G
modem

So systems will work wirelessly anywhere with mobile reception

AI-driven
machine learning

To recognise human and vehicle activity and minimise false alarms

Active
deterrence

To recognise human and vehicle activity and minimise false alarms

Optional thermal
imaging

Ideal for capturing imagery on low-light and isolated sites

Three models for your remote site monitoring system

If your utility company needs long-distance monitoring, high quality, multi-camera vision with the potential for edge and cloud applications, then the STA6 is for you. It’s exceptionally powerful with ultra-low light 4K optical or thermal cameras that feature 90 to 360-degree vision. The STA6 also has live two-way audio and remote sensor connectivity as well, enhancing the range of problems you can solve from this one platform.

If you’re looking for a robust, single-camera platform to deploy across multiple sites, then the HD5 is an ideal choice. This industrial 4G remote monitoring camera offers full-colour, high definition monitoring and recording, together with cloud-based AI to actively detect and deter human activity when someone shouldn’t be onsite. Each system installs quickly and easily without wires, and can connect with cloud-based AI applications to develop custom solutions.

If you’re seeking a communication tool that can also watch onsite at all times, then consider the SWC5. This 12MP 4K single-camera platform has a loudspeaker and bright flashing lights to emit warnings, plus a VoIP phone for two-way communications with those onsite. Add the optional colour LED screen to transmit written messages or instructions, both remotely and responsively. The SWC5 platform is ideal for lone worker applications or remote sites.

CASE STUDY​

Stopping 100% of theft and illegal dumping at remote sites

Challenge

Frustrated by continual disruptions at key communications towers on remote sites, a major telecommunications provider approached us for a security solution. The client needed to be able to capture intruders’ license plates at a distance and keep an extra record of visitors for future reference.

Solution

The telecommunications provider worked with Spectur to install multiple HD5 systems, with upgraded 4K cameras, to keep watch over the towers and access roads, recording number plates at a distance. As each intruder drove onto the site they were loudly alerted to the fact they’d been detected, each one leaving without committing a crime.

Affordable and flexible

Easy remote monitoring

A remote site solution

Made in Australia

You can buy, lease or hire Spectur security systems for remote locations, with a range of accessories available for portability and integration.

Whether your site challenge is simple or complex, speaking with a Spectur expert can help you solve it.

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