Galcon Brings The Internet of Things to Irrigation
Galcon Introduces Galcon Smart - A Revolutionary Line of Connected Smart Irrigation Controllers
Galcon, a leading manufacturer of computerized irrigation controllers and systems for use in residential, commercial and agricultural applications announced in a company press release the launch of a full line of connected smart irrigation controllers.
Galcon Smart brings the Internet of Things, into the modern world of irrigation. Galcon Smart is a new line of WiFi, Bluetooth, Radio and Cellular based irrigation controllers for the Residential, Turf & Landscape and Agriculture markets.
“Efficiency today means communication, connectivity and remote management.” Says Sagi Rubin, Galcon CEO. “We are proud to offer our customers the most comprehensive and innovative line of smart controllers that enables them to monitor and control every aspect of their water usage from anywhere in the world – at anytime” says Rubin. “Galcon Smart offers complete control in the palm of the hand by offering a complementary mobile Apps for iOS and Android based devices “says Ron Cohen, Galcon Products Manager. “The primary advantage Galcon Smart gives you is precision and that means highly efficient irrigation that virtually eliminates wasted water.
Galcon Smart controllers are proven to save 30% and more on water costs by automatically adjusting the irrigation schedule with changing weather conditions” says Cohen. Agricultural growers and farmers are already saving water and money with Galcon Smart from the drought stricken vineyards of the Napa Valley to the farms in Australia. Thousands of other customers are lowering costs and improve the beauty of their facilities with Galcon Smart at a variety of locations such as Fox Studios Hollywood, Shanghai’s tallest tower, Milan Expo 2015, famous resorts and hotels, colleges and universities, school districts and many others in every type of climate.
This has made Galcon a global leader of Smart Irrigation. The company’s products have been awarded the prestigious Product of the Year by the EIA (European Irrigation Association)for the GSI system and first to be recognized by the United States EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) as an approved WaterSense solution, for the Cyber Rain system Galcon Smart is redefining the precision irrigation industry