Category: Energy and utilities

Three energy project news story thumbnails

Energy news and blogs

We provide time-lapse and site monitoring solutions to numerous utility companies and contractors across the length and breath of the UK. All our energy news and blogs from across the last decade are available to read in this handy archive.

Manchester Ship Canal sewage works

Capturing in the Northern Powerhouse

MANCHESTER is gearing up for a huge construction revolution – and we will be there to capture it.

In late 2014 it was announced that £300m worth of investment funds for housing would be released, in addition to various infrastructure improvements to benefit the area’s mammoth £51bn economy.

And our bespoke camera systems have already proved exceptionally popular across the Greater Manchester area, for a number of different purposes, sectors and clients.

Steel erection on the FCC Environment job in Lincoln

Our work: construction

The “our work” series takes a closer look at some of the clients and projects we work with and on.

In this first blog we explore the construction industry.

Zoomed in example of our high quality image capabilities

Site monitoring: the other side to time-lapse photography

Time-lapse videos can add value to your brand, which means they are becoming more and more popular.

But certain sectors – particularly construction and events – might not realise the full potential of this photography form.

Time-lapse still of snowfall at the Nicholson Institute, Stornoway

Snow photography

A collection of images our cameras have taken through snow and sleet.

CGI of Tees Valley Renewable Energy Facility

Time-Lapse and Monitoring for Energy Companies

Capturing the world’s most innovative renewable energy projects

ONE of our time-lapse and remote monitoring camera systems has recently finished two years of continuous capture for Air Products.

time-lapse round-up 2014

Time-Lapse Systems: our 2014 round-up

With the year coming to an end, we review some of the highlights from our year.

Everything from jobs at the country’s most prestigious venues to bringing some of the best videos from around the world to our readers’ attention make up an eventful 12 months.

Manchester Ship Canal at night

Manchester Ship Canal Project Captured Remotely

Work at Trafford Park site monitored for United Utilities

PART of the £90 million Manchester Ship Canal clean up operation is being captured by a bespoke time-lapse camera system, the latest in a number of projects we have worked on for clients in the utilities industries…

Glasgow waterside in the snow

Spotlight on Scotland

We recently highlighted some of the projects our cameras are capturing in London, where we currently have over 30 systems spanning numerous projects in one of the world’s fastest changing cities.

We are equally proud of the work we do in other areas of the UK and Europe and have particularly enjoyed the work we have undertaken in Scotland…

Looking up at the Essar Regenerator Head replacment

Ultra HD Time-Lapse and Video for Essar

We recently worked for Essar at their Stanlow Refinery to capture a truly epic project, involving the replacement of a huge Regenerator Head, as part of a £25 million refurbishment project.

The 450-tonne head for Stanlow’s flagship residue fluidised catalytic cracking unit is the largest of its kind in Europe. The ‘cracker’ head, which is vital to Stanlow’s production of three billion liters of petrol per annum, will give the refinery unit another 25 years of life…