SCADA System RTUs support supplemental communications module.

Press Release Summary:

Kingfisher and modular Kingfisher+ RTUs support MC-31 module, which provides integral Ethernet communications. Based on 32-bit processor, MC-31 adds 2 additional port options to Kingfisher Plus+ and supports its redundant configurations. Port options include isolated serial, fiber optic, PSTN modem, leased line modem, HART, spread spectrum radio, and Ethernet. Kingfisher Plus+ modular RTUs offer expansion up to 16 communications ports and 1,000 I/O points.

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Semaphore Releases New Communications Processor

Semaphore, a CSE Global company, has released a communications processor module for the Kingfisher SCADA system RTU product line. The MC-31 provides integral, Ethernet communications and two additional port options for the Kingfisher Plus+ series RTU.

Based on a 32-bit processor, the MC-31 provides high-performance communications and supports Kingfisher Plus+ redundant configurations. A broad range of port options include isolated serial, fiber optic, PSTN modem, leased line modem, HART, spread spectrum radio, and Ethernet.

The Kingfisher RTU series is based on an advanced, automation technology platform for SCADA applications. Kingfisher is the only RTU line that features an embedded programming environment that is compliant with both IEC 61131-3 and 61499 as well as an enhanced DNP3 protocol suite, security platform, complete array of communications networks, and advanced functionality including redundancy. Kingfisher Plus+ is a modular RTU that offers expansion up to 16 communications ports and 1000 I/O points.

Semaphore's RTU products are ideal for a broad range of monitoring and control applications in the broadcast / telecom, infrastructure management, oil & gas, power, transportation and water / wastewater industries. For more information about Semaphore solutions, visit, or contact Semaphore at 1200 Chantry Place, Lake Mary, FL 32746, 407-333-3235.

About Semaphore
Established in 2006, Semaphore was the result of a merger of two CSE Global companies, RTUnet, of Australia, and TechnoTrade SA, of Belgium. For over 20 years, these companies have provided leading solutions for telemetry, automation, and remote monitoring and have an installed base of more than 70,000 devices. For more information, visit

Semaphore is a wholly owned subsidiary of CSE-Global Limited (CSE), a Singapore-based, leading, systems integrator with an international presence spanning the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East. CSE employs about 1,400 people worldwide, with over 85% representing its design, engineering, and project management capability and experience. For more information, visit

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