Volga | Technology & innovation

Control your hand hygiene with smartphone messengers

7 May '20
VPK Potok and M-Plata, two Russian companies, have jointly developed a contactless dispenser for people to treat their hands as part of COVID-19, flu and other respiratory viral infections prevention measures.

The partners are resident companies of the Zhigulevskaya Dolina Technopark in Samara Oblast, in the Lower Volga region, and of the Strogino Technopark in Moscow, respectively. VPK Potok focuses on R&D in the field of global monitoring / remote control systems integrated with popular smartphone messengers, such as Viber or WhatsApp.

Contactless-dispenser.jpg

Contactless dispenser



According to VPK Potok CEO Sergei Sychugov, his company has contributed to the joint effort with a system that enables remote messenger-assisted equipment performance control and disinfectant liquid consumption alert. Data from a liquid level sensor, protective hatch sensor and power alert sensor is sent to a project server, and respective alerts and commands get generated and dispatched. Hardware to accommodate the sensors and the software comes from their partners at M-Plata.

One disinfectant filling cycle is reported to treat 5,000+ pairs of hands. The system is being put into production with a planned capacity of 2,000 dispensers a month.
Publish in Twitter
Write to Facebook
Google Buzz
Write to LiveJournal
Show in MM
Share MK
COMMENT ON THIS STORY
Find Related Content

Tags: flu (23) / disinfectant (2) / Zhigulevskaya Dolina (2) / COVID 19 (17) / respiratory viral infections (0) / contactless dispenser (0) /

Latest News: Volga
25 May '20 | Retail, FMCG | Finance, business
21 May '20 | Technology & innovation
20 May '20 | Technology & innovation
 

Feature stories

21 May '20
Russian and Italian researchers have developed a...
5 Apr '20
To extend the service life of medical fabric masks—an...
26 Feb '20
A Russian developer has come up with its own...
Search (News archive - 22002)

World of the Future, World of AI

Luc Jones: A Guide to Doing Business in Russia and the CIS Countries
Why Russians Don't Smile
Advertising
Venture_Russia_2019_eng
Advertising
NATT
Advertising
Marchmont News

Latest News

29 May '20
A Russian research team has developed a neural...
28 May '20
A 21% average daily increase in the number of online...
27 May '20
A new compound has been synthesized in Moscow. Its...

Most read stories from last week

29 May '20
VDK supplied three disinfection systems to the...
29 May '20
A Russian research team has developed a neural...