Geyser Sense: The intelligent Geyser System

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South African Company, BridGIoT, ICT spin-off from University of Stellenbosch, is searching for international partners for its project entitled "Geyser Sense". The project aims to achieve a reduction in household water and energy consumption of water heater. 


There are over 5.4 million geysers in SA  and combined annually geysers

  • consume € 1.8 billion in energy
  • passes 500 billion litres of warm water
  • [ca. € 800 million in damages from bursts]

The idea is to develop:

a device that measures: 4 temparatures,water consumption, power usage

  • control the element
  • burst detction
  • GSM cellular connectivity
  • Cloud based analyses and control

Potential Partners:

  • Commercialisation of Product
  • Large Scale manufacturing capabilities, enabling footprint expansion 
  • Reaching Standard Compliance
  • Deployment of Technology in Europe

Project overview

  • Coordinator BridgIoT
  • Contact

    Jurie Erwee 


  • StatusProjects looking for partners