In the media

By: Derceto  05-Apr-2012
Keywords: Optimization Software

December 14, 2009

The June 2009 AWA Journal, 'Water', published a paper by Simon Bunn, Derceto CTO, on pump energy efficiency. The paper, Operating pumps to maximise efficiency, discusses the application of a novel, fully automatic, operations optimization software for treated water systems which was first developed in NZ in 2000. It summarizes results from five years of operation in four major US water utilities.

December 14, 2009

The IBM Journal of Research and Development published a paper by Simon Bunn, Derceto CTO, and Laurie Reynolds in its Volume 53, Number 3, 2009 edition, which focused on  Environmental Monitoring & Management.  The paper,  entitled The energy-efficiency benefits of pump-scheduling optimization for potable water supplies, covered data mining and visualization and introduces the concept of 'virtual instrumentation', a key component of the Aquadapt Dashboard. 

April 01, 2009

The April 2009 Water & Wastes Digest (WWD) published an article by Derceto CTO, Simon Bunn, on pump efficiency.  The article, Get Pumped, discusses maximizing energy efficiency and minimizing the carbon footprint in potable water pumping.

Keywords: Optimization Software

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05-Apr-2012

The Bunn Report

In 2000 Simon used his experience of control systems and water treatment processes to design the complex software at the heart of the Aquadapt product, the world’s first commercially available real-time pump scheduling optimizer. After graduating with a Bachelor of Engineering Simon spent the next 21 years in control systems design, rising to become a partner in The Beca Group in 1999.


05-Apr-2012

Media archive

Mouchel Parkman has joined up with New Zealand-based company Derceto to help British water companies reduce their energy costs and carbon footprint. The article, published in the March/April 2007 edition of Water Efficiency Magazine, includes insights from a user's perspective. Article in Waterworld on the collaboration between Derceto and Mouchel Group in the UK.