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14 Aug 2018, Investors, News, Press Release

Simark Controls receives large order for SCADA communication systems

Major Canadian Oil and Gas Company buys Trio Radio communication systems to further the automation of their oil and gas operations in Western Canada. +++ Simark Controls is a leading provider of fully integrated, turnkey SCADA communications systems that are often equipped with SFC Energy’s EFOY Pro fuel cells for off-grid installations. +++ Order amounts to approx. CAD 0.7 million.

Brunnthal/Munich, Germany, August 14, 2018 – Simark Controls Ltd., a subsidiary of SFC Energy, leading provider of hybrid power solutions to the stationary and mobile power generation markets, has received an order for Trio Radio communication systems from a major Canadian Oil and Gas Company. The order amounts to approx. CAD 0.7 million.

The customer will use the systems in their SCADA Expansion Project in Western Canada. In this project, 2,500 wells will be added to their existing SCADA system.

“Automation along with digitization of oil and gas assets continue to be high priority and major innovation drivers in the industry,” says Derek L’Hirondelle, Vice President of Process Automation & Energy at Simark Controls. “Simark Controls has been a leader in the supply and development of automated technologies that help our customers increase operational efficiency and increase profitability.”

Leveraging a proven track record in a wide range of industries and expertise in the areas of instrumentation, control and data acquisition, wireless communication and IT, Simark Controls Ltd. supports customers in making the most of their remote operations and assets. Simark often provides integrated, turnkey solutions in which power packs are delivered fully prewired and preassembled using SCADA technology and EFOY Pro fuel cells.

Additional information on SFC Energy’s off-grid power portfolio for oil & gas, clean energy & mobility, industry and security & safety at Additional information on Simark Controls at

About Simark Controls Ltd.

Simark Controls Ltd., a company of SFC Energy AG, is a service oriented, value added sales company specializing in custom integrated and manufactured solutions of high quality instrumentation, automation, energy and power products. Simark provides instrumentation & measurement systems, power components & drives, security & surveillance equipment for the oil & gas industry and mining, forestry & community supply markets. Simark is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, with sales offices in Edmonton and Grande Prairie, Alberta, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Vancouver, British Columbia and Montreal, Quebec.

About SFC Energy Group

SFC Energy AG ( is a leading provider of hybrid solutions to the stationary and portable power generation markets. SFC is a major supplier of methanol fuel cells, with over 41,000 methanol fuel cells sold to date. The Company has award-winning products and serves a range of applications in the Oil and Gas, Security and Industry, and Consumer markets. The Company is headquartered in Brunnthal/Munich, Germany, operates production facilities in the Netherlands, Romania, and Canada. SFC Energy AG is listed on the Deutsche Boerse Prime Standard ((GSIN: 756857 ISIN: DE0007568578).

SFC Press Contact

Ulrike Bienert-Loy
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SFC Energy AG
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