In-Situ Inc. Launches the Innovative smarTROLL Multiparameter Handheld and Smartphone Application for the Aquaculture Market

Industry-Leading Water Quality Sensors Interface with Smartphone Technology to Revolutionize Handheld Monitoring

FORT COLLINS, COLORADO, April 3, 2013—In-Situ® Inc. announces the new smarTROLL™ Multiparameter (MP) Handheld and iSitu™ Smartphone Application for the aquaculture market. Ideal for fast water quality spot checks, the smarTROLL MP Handheld can be used at any aquaculture facility or fish farm. No training time is required to use the probe or the intuitive smartphone application. An operator can instantly read results for 14 water quality parameters by simply using a smartphone—no bulky handheld meter is required.

Aquaculture professionals can use the durable smarTROLL MP Handheld to quickly assess rearing conditions. In-Situ Inc.’s unique iSitu App, designed to run on an iPhone®, iPod touch®, or iPad®, makes it easy to email data and to log site-specific data to a smartphone. Aquaculture operations can mitigate risks and reduce costs by using the compact smarTROLL MP System, which includes a compact probe with field-tested smart sensors and a clip-on battery pack with Bluetooth® Wireless Technology.

“When it comes to raising valuable fish stocks, In-Situ Inc. understands that aquaculture professionals need answers quickly and at their fingertips,” said Jon Firooz, Vice President of R&D and Marketing. “By merging smartphone technology with our industry-leading water quality sensors, aquaculture producers instantly know that their life support systems and pond operations are optimized for healthy fish production.”

The smarTROLL MP System measures dissolved oxygen (DO), conductivity, ORP, pH, salinity, barometric pressure, temperature, and more. The probe features the optical Rugged Dissolved Oxygen (RDO®) Sensor for instantaneous DO determinations.

ABOUT IN-SITU INC.
In-Situ Inc. offers several aquaculture monitoring systems that improve return on investment, maintain fish health, and increase overall production efficiency. In-Situ designs, manufactures, and distributes products that use innovative technologies and provide accurate results and reliable operation, even in harsh conditions. In-Situ offers world-class technical support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week through its global network of regional offices and distributors. In-Situ Inc.’s headquarters are located in Fort Collins, Colo., USA. Please call 1-800-446-7488 or 970-498-1500.

For more information, press only:
Amy Lockwood, Marketing Program Manager
In-Situ Inc.
Phone: 970-498-1638
Email: alockwood@in-situ.com

In-Situ, iSitu, RDO, and smarTROLL are trademarks or registered trademarks of In-Situ Inc. Bluetooth is a registered trademark of Bluetooth SIG, Inc. iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.

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Posted on: 04/03/2013

In-Situ Inc.
221 E Lincoln Ave.
Ft. Collins, CO 80524
970-498-1500
1-800-446-7488