Next-generation Remote Telemetry Solution

The VIRTU, Visually Integrated Remote Telemetry Unit, is a next generation Remote Telemetry Solution that builds on our extensive experience developing and integrating Telemetry systems across the UK Gas Transmission and Distribution network for the last 15 years. VIRTU combines a high level control architecture powered by Mitsubishi Electric CPUs with Orbital Software designed to allow on site configuration via the HMI.

VIRTU has been designed from the  ground up to be compliant with IEC 62443 Cyber Security Standards and is ready to meet current and future threats to our utilities networks.

Benefits of VIRTU

  • Powered by Mitsubishi Electric
  • Fully scalable architecture on common software platform
  • Fully end user configurable via touchscreen HMI
  • Common software library (G17 approved and appraised in development)
  • Built to IEC62443 Cyber Security compliance standards (Support NIS Directive Compliance)
  • Off the shelf delivery / rapid deployment
  • Future proof – guaranteed backward compatibility as technology advances
  • Site configuration file import from existing previous generation RTU solutions on the market

VIRTU – Applications

  • Oil and Gas
  • Water / Waste Water
  • Electrical Power Distribution
  • Industrial Process
  • Remote Asset Monitoring
  • Environmental Monitoring
  • Renewables
  • Biomethane
  • Wind Power
  • Solar

Orbital still services the IRIS-RTU.


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