Delivering Advanced Monitoring Solutions Using Fibre Optic Sensing and AI

Welcome to Fotech, a bp Launchpad company and trusted partner to our customers in over 25 countries in the smart cities, infrastructure, security, and pipeline sectors.

We combine photonics and technical expertise to deliver world-class, fibre-enabled solutions and deep insights that empower customers to make data-driven decisions.

Founded in 2008, we are focused on innovation and excellence as we continuously seek to pioneer sensing technology.

Our Technology Products

Helios®  DAS

Helios® DAS

Fotech's Helios DAS technology taps into fibre optic cables running along infrastructure and assets for uninterrupted feedback on activities as they happen. 

Helios DAS
Helios® Theta

Helios® Theta

Helios Theta harnesses cutting-edge photonics and advanced artificial intelligence to provide high resolution imaging and data acquisition continuously along the length of your fibre.

Helios Theta
Panoptes

Panoptes

Using advanced AI technology, Panoptes differentiates between background noises and real threats to ensure that you have the information you need to respond effectively.

Panoptes
EDAM

EDAM

Enhanced Data and Acoustic Management (EDAM) is an advanced processing solution which may be added to Helios® DAS and Panoptes® for deeper acoustic insights.

EDAM

Latest News

Celebrating International Women in Engineering Day

Celebrating International Women in Engineering Day

Today is International Women in Engineering Day, and to celebrate, we’re talking to Maria Shiao, our Chief Sales Officer about her route into engineering.

Can Pipeline Operators Afford to Lose Millions in Lost Fuel? 

Can Pipeline Operators Afford to Lose Millions in Lost Fuel? 

Pipeline safety is major news. The recent cyber-attack on the Colonial Pipeline, which caused the largest pipeline in the US to shut down for days, has highlighted the very real and present threat to oil and gas supplies. It has brought pipeline safety front of mind.  

 

 

Podcast - How DAS and Fibre Optic Sensing Can Help Cities Get Smarter

Podcast - How DAS and Fibre Optic Sensing Can Help Cities Get Smarter

The future of smart cities – and for cities on a journey to become smarter – is inextricably linked to the humble fibre optic cable, not just doing its communication duty, but also working as a continuous microphone, listening to and, thanks to software and AI, analysing vibrations.

 

 

New Helios DAS X4 System

New Helios DAS X4 System

Meet the New Helios DAS X4 (Available Soon)- Distributed acoustic sensing that detects pipeline, perimeter and cable threats with real-time alerts. 100KM range even in the harshest environments...find out more.

 

 

Fotech New Appointment - Susan Moritz

Fotech New Appointment - Susan Moritz

Fotech appoints Susan Moritz to its leadership team in a newly created Chief Operating Officer role, effective immediately. With experience in building and managing global teams, Moritz is a senior project and operations leader. She brings 20 years of experience working in the specialist software and hospitality sectors.

Managing Pipeline Monitoring in Remote Environments

Managing Pipeline Monitoring in Remote Environments

Pipeline monitoring in remote environments is a global challenge for oil & gas operators. Find out how DAS technology is changing this, with real-time monitoring to within metres.