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IceRobotics Sponsors ISAE Congress

IceRobotics is pleased to sponsor the 50th ISAE Congress, being held in Edinburgh on 12-16 July 2016.  We’ll be giving a presentation on Thursday 14th July on livestock behaviour monitoring and some novel research featuring lying time.

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Visit Us At The UK Dairy Expo 12th March

CowAlert by IceRobotics is attending the UK Dairy Expo 2016 at the Boarderway Exhibition Centre, Carlisle on Saturday 12th March.  The UK Dairy Expo presents the cream of British dairy genetics and industry innovation to a global audience.  To find out more about the show or register for tickets visit the UK Dairy Expo website.

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Visit Us At The Total Dairy Expo on 11th March

CowAlert by IceRobotics is proud to be a Gold Sponsor at this year’s Total Dairy Expo, 11th March, The Shepherds Inn, Carlisle.   Total Dairy Expo is a one day technical seminar covering a range of subjects for progressive dairy farmers.  For more information on the show or to get your tickets visit the Total Dairy website.

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Tech Week Europe names IceRobotics one of the 7 most successful Scottish tech companies!

We’re very proud to have been named one of the most successful tech companies in Scotland along with SkyScanner and Rockstar North by Tech Week Europe.  IceRobotics began back in 2002 launching our first sensor , the IceTag in 2005.  Since then our technology has been instrumental in supporting animal behaviour research at many of the […]

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We’re looking to sponsor a PhD student!

In partnership with The University of Edinburgh we have an exciting opportunity to sponsor a PhD student to carry out the project ‘Use of advanced technologies to enhance monitoring of dairy cow health’.  The successful candidate will be based at RDVSS and the Roslin Institute, Edinburgh and the project will use our CowAlert system for […]

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The IceRobotics Team

Our team of experts has grown since the beginning of the year and we look forward to expanding our team as we remain a the leader in cow behaviour research and are a growing force in dairy farming intelligence  

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CowAlert interview with BBC Radio Scotland’s Out of Doors

Last week IceRobotics CEO David Bowie & Customer Service Manager Chris Beamish visited Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) in Dumfries, Scotland who currently use our CowAlert system. We met up with BBC Radio Scotland’s Out of Doors who were interested in learning about the CowAlert system and the benefits of using one of the market leading […]

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IceRobotics attends Precision Dairy Farming Conference, Rochester, Minnesota

Above: Founder of IceRobotics Robert Boyce & Dr Gemma Charlton from Harper Adams University, UK. Last week we attended the Precision Dairy Conference in Minnesota as a silver sponsor. The conference was organised by the University of Minnesota & The University of Kentucky and had around 40 sponsors from all over the world.

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IceRobotics celebrates 10 years of dairy cow monitoring with Ministerial visit

Company building for international expansion Edinburgh, UK – June 3, 2015 – IceRobotics, the dairy cow behaviour monitoring specialist, today welcomed Scottish Government Minister for Business, Energy and Enterprise Fergus Ewing to its offices as the company celebrates 10 years since the launch of its first sensor product. IceRobotics was first company to use accelerometers […]

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IceRobotics unveils new branding

Company ramping up global expansion of dairy cow behaviour monitoring system. Edinburgh, UK – May 20, 2015 – IceRobotics, the dairy cow behaviour monitoring specialist, today revealed new company branding designed to support the company’s growth into international markets. The company is focussed on two key markets, with its CowAlert brand focussed on the commercial […]

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CowAlert will be attending the Total Dairy Seminar 2015, Gloucestershire

CowAlert will be attending Total Dairy Seminar 2015, Tortworth Court Hotel, Gloucestershire on the 10-11 June. Visit us at stand S5 in the Silver Sponsorship area.

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IceRobotics celebrates a decade of dairy cow monitoring

IceTag sensor launched 10 years ago today IceRobotics today announced the 10-year anniversary of the launch of the first-generation of its dairy cow monitoring sensor, IceTag. Since then, the IceTag has gone on to become the trusted data-collection technology of animal behaviour researchers and academic institutions across the world. IceRobotics first introduced the IceTag in […]

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IceRobotics poster on lameness detection presented at DairyCare conference

Validation of the CowAlert system to automatically detect lameness in dairy cattle IceRobotics today announced it is presenting a joint poster with Harper Adams University at the Second DairyCare Conference in Cordoba, Spain on 3rd and 4th March 2015. The poster outlines research being undertaken at Harper Adams University in relation to the use of […]

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IceRobotics and Dairy Crest announce new collaborative research project on dairy cow health and welfare

DASIE project will focus on sensor technology and data and farm system integration IceRobotics today announced it is part of an exciting new collaboration that has been established to drive the innovative application of sensors to improve dairy cow health and welfare. The collaborative project termed DASIE, “Dairy Animal Sensor Integrated Engineering”, has been co-funded […]

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IceRobotics leads cloud-based sensing platform project

New TSB project validate health and welfare monitoring of dairy cattle IceRobotics today announced it is the lead partner in a Technology Strategy Board project entitled Cloud-enabled Robust Intelligent Sensing Platform (CRISP). The CRISP project will enable rapid development and deployment of condition monitoring and alerting systems using wireless sensors in harsh environments. The new […]

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CowAlert a Prince Philip Award Finalist at Livestock 2012

IceRobotics is delighted to announce that CowAlert has been named a finalist in the annual Prince Philip awards at Livestock 2012. To commemorate his Presidency of the RABDF from 1973-1975, The Prince Philip Award was created and is presented annually at The Livestock Event. The Award, for the most practical, relevant and best presented technical […]

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IceRobotics wins national John Logie Baird award for Innovation

IceRobotics is delighted to announce the company has won the John Logie Baird award for Innovation for its unique dairy cattle health and welfare monitoring system. The John Logie Baird Awards recognise Scotland’s best inventions and the award was presented at a gala dinner in Glasgow on Friday 11th March 2011.

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IceRobotics a finalist at 2011 John Logie Baird Awards for Innovation

IceRobotics announced that it is a finalist at the John Logie Baird Award for Innovation. The winners will be announced on the 11th March.

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IceRobotics launches new IceQube and IceTag design with adjustable and reusable strap

The IceTag and IceQube have been redesigned and now incorporate a reusable and adjustable strap. The devices are waterproof to IP67 standard and the manufacturing process is been fully registered and accredited to BS EN ISO 9001:2008 Quality Standard.

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IceRobotics technology features in Farmers Weekly

In the lead up to Eurotier in Hannover in November 2011, we were interviewed by the award-winning Farmers Weekly magazine about the new IceQube sensor which is suitable for both research and animal management use. Read the full article here: http://www.fwi.co.uk/Articles/2010/09/30/123713/EuroTier-2010-IceQube-accelerometer-captures-cow-behaviour-in.htm

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