NB_IoT bin sensors

NB-IoT bins sensors deployed across Europe

FarSite have been deploying NB-IoT bin sensors in Europe since Oct 2018

As the telecommunication industry catches up with the buzz around the internet of things, full scale commercial IoT specific communication is now becoming available around the globe. As an experienced specialist in data communication FarSite have been at the forefront of IoT based communications.

netBin's NB-IoT bin sensor
netBin nPod now utilises NB-IoT

Since October FarSite have been running its latest narrow band IoT netBin nPods with various forward thinking technology companies in Europe.

Live Track AG | 3d Tracking | In2 Group | LMT

Live Track have deployed our NB-IoT bin sensors in strong numbers across Switzerland in hook lift glass recycling bins, underground bins and wood pellets silos.

[quote]We decided to take FarSite as our main supplier for sensors because of their great customer support, technical knowledge and the well designed, functional products.

– Bernhard Zindel[/quote]

3dtracking are working in Norway – Sweden and Denmark. The asset tracking specialist has been monitoring a variety of it’s clients bin types.

In2 Group are an NB-IoT specialist working with a variety of narrow band solutions. In2 have deployed NB-IoT nPods within the Netherlands since Oct 2018.

LMT have been deploying netBin sensors in Latvia with clients monitoring bell recycling banks, they were some of the first NB-IoT sensors connected to the Latvian network.

The NB-IoT nPod benefits from:

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  • Reduced power consumption- longer battery life and more updates per day from the nPods
  • Excellent signal penetration- Increased reliability of connections in large buildings or underground application giving increased battery life.
  • Uses existing cellular towers- fast roll out to existing infrastructure across the world, most towers require only a software upgrade to enable NB-IoT.
  • Security- NB-IoT is secure
  • Future proofing- our nPods are designed to be deployed for years so need to be ready for the future.


When can you get NB-IoT bin sensors?

Now! Our NB-IoT bin sensors are now available for purchase, to those countries that have NB-IoT networks running commercially. The list of countries running NB-IoT is growing every day and we expect to sell 1000s of NB-IoT devices in the coming year. If you are interested in using NB-IoT fill level sensors then register your interest for a test device here.

Call us on 01256 330461, email us on moc.etisraf@toi or visit our netBin pages.

About FarSite Communications

FarSite is the developer of the smart city focused netBin waste monitoring product suite and has also developed wide variety of data communication products and services for the business sector. These products include Gateways and M2M / IoT products, supplied through a global network of distributors, with products shipped to over 100 countries.

The company is based in Basingstoke UK and Guangzhou, China and can boast export sales to a highly prestigious international client list. These include some of the world’s leading names in the banking, government, aerospace, military and retail communications sectors.

FarSite is a past winner of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise – International Trade category

Press information from:

Lloyd Scott, FarSite Communications Ltd.

T +44 1256 330461