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Combining a deep understanding of rotating technology performance with a 10-year track record in innovative software and data analytics

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ONYX InSight is a new name in predictive maintenance, but our engineering heritage stretches back a long way.
Formed out of a joint venture between Castrol and Romax Technology, ONYX InSight combines a deep understanding of rotating technology performance with a 10-year track record bringing innovative software and data analytics solutions to the market.

Over

5,000

wind turbines monitored

Over

30

countries

Over

27GW

of due diligence projects

A history of ONYX InSight

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2008

InnovateUK awards funding to Romax Technology and BP Wind for the Advanced Health Management of Wind Turbine Transmissions project, laying the groundwork for the InSight offering to wind farm owners and operators.

2010

Boulder office opens, ONYX InSight enters the North American market.

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2012

The InSight team provides condition monitoring services for the Lynn & Inner Dowsing offshore wind farm.

2012

InSight partners with E.ON to develop a physics-based predictive life model for wind turbines.

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2013

Global presence expands as offices open in Korea and India.

2014

ONYX InSight launches Fleet Monitor, an advanced software product for condition monitoring and predictive maintenance.

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2015

Fleet Monitor is rolled out to 1000+ turbines globally.

2015

ONYX InSight installs its first ecoCMS system in the field. ecoCMS has a revolutionary hardware architecture, adapted for wind turbine condition monitoring.

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2016

Field Pro is launched – an easy-to-use mobile app for inspecting wind turbines, sharing data and reporting straight from the field.

2017

Castrol and Romax Technology sign a joint venture, creating a new company to deliver physics-based and data-driven predictive analytics to wind turbine operators worldwide and reduce maintenance costs by up to 30%.

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2018

ONYX InSight is launched.

The new company has a global footprint, with four international offices, 5000+ turbines monitored, 10+ patents granted and plans to expand

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