Advisor reduced The Strand’s night usage by 30%

The Limerick Strand Hotel is a 4-star hotel situated in Limerick City Centre and opened its doors in 2007. It has 184 bedrooms, a pool and is consistently ranked within the top 3 Limerick hotels on TripAdvisor. The Hotel contacted ResourceKraft early 2016 to reduce their energy costs, raise awareness amongst staff as well as promote itself as an energy friendly business.

Woodlands Case Study

Energy cost reduction: hotel case study

The hotel produces part of its heat and energy requirement through a ‘Combined heat and power system’ (CHP) on site, which is run on natural gas. The hotel spends on average €140k – €145k on electricity alone each year. In December 2009 a ResourceKraft Advisor Energy Cost Control system was installed by their onsite electrician. The following four major main …

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Factory energy management

AMS was approached by ResourceKraft back in 2011 at the perfect time. They had bought a new extruder machine for their site in Little Island, Cork and one of their biggest challenges was the huge amount of energy that the machine was using, which had greatly increased their overall energy usage. AMS were in the dark as far as the …

Creganna Case Study

The main goal of the project was to consistently conserve energy consumption and reduce energy costs in non-production hours within the PM3 Cleanroom 2. The Cleanroom plant became operational in Q4 of 2014. It is approximately 4,000ft² and was on average consuming 48kwh over the weekend with no occupancy. The Cleanroom is a controlled environment and therefore pressure, temperature and …

Athlone Extrusions Maximum Import Capacity

Case Study: Athlone Extrusions Ltd - ResourceKraft

A factory space of some 14000 sq. metres houses the extrusion division consisting of fourteen sheet and film lines, all with co- extrusion or multi-layer capability, and the master batch and compounding division, containing seven compounding extruders. The plant capacity is currently 28,000 tonnes p.a. The annual energy spend across the plant is in excess of €1.5m, therefore a Maximum …

Manufacturing energy consumption

John Crane (Ireland) Ltd has a workforce of about 100 and operates from a 40,000 sq. ft. facility in the Shannon Free Zone Co. Clare. It is part of the John Crane Group; an American company headquartered in Chicago with operations in more than 50 countries, which is itself a subsidiary of the United Kingdom technology conglomerate Smiths Group. By …

Energy management cost control

UCC selected the ResourceKraft Advisor solution and initially installed it across 67 Electrical, Gas, Heat and Water meters in 15 buildings on the main campus area including restaurants, lecture halls and student centres in 2010. The web-based energy management cost control system gathers processes and analyses energy data from the meters and converts it into business information, enabling the team, …

Thomond Park Stadium Analysis System

Stadium energy monitoring case study: Thomond park

Since 2009, Thomond Park has been working to reduce the environmental impact of managing the stadium by participating in an environmental project to conserve energy, waste and water. Part of this project involved the implementation of an energy analytics software solution in the stadium, resulting in better stadium energy monitoring. Thomond Park selected ResourceKraft’s Energy Analytics Software solution as its …

Ingersoll Rand / Thermo King EU Case Study

Electricity consumption case study: Ingersoll Rand

In the past, Ingersoll Rand had limited insight into their energy usage – just a monthly utility bill plus some 5 day old profile data from their main meter. There was no way to control and manage electricity consumption. By using ResourceKraft Advisor to monitor their main meter and 14 of their top loads, management and staff were instantly able …

SDC Case Study

Manufacturing electricity consumption case study: SDC Trailers

With a total of 580 employees and trailer production of over 110 units a week, SDC Trailers board of directors decided to seek a solution to get under control their soaring energy costs of manufacturing electricity consumption . ResourceKraft energy monitoring software was chosen to show SDC where and when energy savings could be made. In the past, SDC Trailers …