Designed to tell the difference between hail or heavy rain and a real threat, the Intrusion Detection System is rated for a maximum of one false alarm per year. A controller hard-wired into a water treatment plant’s main power supply connects into the SCADA monitoring system. Lithium-powered detectors that integrate with commercially available sensors installed throughout the facility monitor flooding, temperature, pressure changes, etc., and communicate the data via encrypted radio signals. Designated as anti-terrorism technology under the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Safety Act.
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