Irish Rail Energy Management

Irish Rail Energy Management contract awarded

Frank Casey News

“In 2015, we have reduced costs by €22 million as part of on-going initiatives to become more energy efficient.”Mr. David Franks, Irish Rail CEO.

ResourceKraft is delighted to have been awarded the contract to provide Iarnróid Éireann (Irish Rail) with its Energy Management Information Systems (EMIS) requirements for a term of 10 years. ResourceKraft will install the energy measurement systems with its service partners King and Moffatt Building Services. They will provision Advisor EMIS software to enable Iarnróid Éireann to implement its energy savings plans under their successful ISO 50001 program, to measure and verify (M&V) energy conservation measures and the information necessary to meet their government conformance reporting obligations.

“ResourceKraft is delighted to have been selected by Irish Rail to provide their energy management and reporting systems. We look forward to working together to further reduce Irish Rail’s energy use and aid their implementation of ISO 50001”, commented Frank Casey, ResourceKraft’s Director.

“In 2015, we have reduced costs by €22 million as part of on-going initiatives to become more energy efficient. We have engaged ResourceKraft to move further in that direction. ResourceKraft EMIS system will aid us in the management of our energy costs and identification of savings. This is an important investment in the Irish Rail’s commitment to energy efficiency and sustainability”, said Mr David Franks, Irish Rail CEO.

About Iarnród Éireann
Iarnród Éireann (or Irish Rail), a subsidiary company of a State-owned company, Coras Iompair Éireann (CIÉ), is responsible for operating rail services. Iarnród Éireann falls under the remit of the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport. The company operates passenger rail services nationwide and provides commuter rail services, including the DART service in Dublin.

About ResourceKraft
ResourceKraft was established in 2007 on a foundation of experience in the electronics, computing and energy industries. It is the intention of ResourceKraft to develop innovative technology-driven products that assist organisations of all kinds, to measure and reduce their energy usage and carbon emissions, to assist with utility bill management and in general, to help enforce corporate policies on all of the aforementioned. ResourceKraft invests in and develops its own intellectual property – ensuring that it drives its own product development roadmap. It is at the forefront of research into energy saving technologies for businesses and maintains substantial links with the best researchers in both industry and academia.

About King & Moffatt
Established in 1982, King and Moffatt Group headquarters are located in Carrick on Shannon, Co. Roscommon as well as an expansion to a UK office located in East Croydon, London. They provide electrical and mechanical contracting services across all sectors of the construction industry. With King and Moffatt’s years of experience, knowledge and their competent workforce, they provide clients with a complete installation; including but not limited to design, handover and maintenance. Adding to these benefits, King and Moffatt have a newly founded Energy Engineering division. This allows them to offer clients the most efficient and long-term value solutions their facilities need, while also helping the environment.