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RFID system design: 7 key factors for success

RFID is a proven technology but not all projects go according to plan. Here is a simple checklist to ensure an effective deployment.


Understanding RFID systems: Storing data on RFID tags

3 reasons why it is better to store information on a central database rather than on the RFID tag itself.

Don’t forget to update bespoke software systems

The way software is updated has changed and it’s now important to keep all layers up to date. That goes for customised programs too!

See us at the Health & Safety Event 2024!

Join the CoreRFID team at NEC Birmingham from Tuesday 30 April to Thursday 2 May.

Pro-active asset management – systems of the future

PART II: New features under development could reduce costs by predicting the optimum time to replace assets.

A new approach to asset management systems

PART I: Modern solutions are more flexible and can be more easily customised to companies’ exact needs.

New technologies help overcome limitations of RFID

Developments in real Time Location Systems (RTLS) offer potential for new and improved systems.

6 ways RFID can help manufacturers

Despite increased levels of automation, keeping track of multiple items in a manufacturing process seems to be increasingly difficult.

RFID for re-use and recycling – lessons from previous projects

RFID could play an important role in the circular economy, but design is crucial to the success of any system.

RFID system offers alternative to disposable coffee cups

A café operator who set out to find an alternative to single-use coffee cups has helped to develop a new re-use system.

CheckedOK tops 32 million inspections

CheckedOK users have completed over 3 million inspections during 2023, bringing the total to over 32 million.

RFID in Formula One and motorsport

In the world of elite motor racing, technology can help teams gain a competitive edge.

CoreRFID to be headline sponsor of LiftEx 2023

Come and see us at the lifting industry’s flagship event in Liverpool on 21-22 November.

‘Tracer pebbles’ help manage coastal erosion

RFID provides a ‘powerful tool’ to track the movement of sediment and manage flood defences along England’s south coast.

Keeping track of components in wind turbine inspection

RFID provides an easy way to accurately identify each individual item and keep a record of its history.

CoreRFID celebrates 16 years of growth

CoreRFID is celebrating 16 years of growth – a journey that has seen it develop from a small spin-out firm to an innovator in its field.

With so many RFID products on the market, who needs a custom tag?

Despite the huge range available, there are still cases where standard products don’t fit the bill

Who says RFID can’t stand the heat? Why heavy industry could be missing out

Special RFID tags can withstand even the most extreme conditions.

RFID sensor tags make condition monitoring simple

New Auto-CheckedOK system helps ensure items are kept at right pressure or temperature.

Solving the ‘needle in haystack’ problem in warehouses

CoreRFID is trialling new technologies to help locate assets in larger spaces including factories and construction sites

New cable ID solution is most effective to date

Sentry system overcomes challenge associated with traditional cable tags including interference with RFID signals.

Lifting specialist launches condition monitoring app

Hoistech’s new app – developed by CoreRFID – allows users to monitor and report on the condition of any asset.

CheckedOK clocks up 29 million inspections

Over 29 million inspections have been carried out using our CheckedOK software since it was launched in 2008.

Port inspection specialist invests in automation

CoreRFID has adapted its CheckedOK system to help Port Engineering Services to enhance productivity.

RFID offers solution to ‘password fatigue’

With ‘password fatigue’ a growing problem, RFID technology now offers a solution

Crane firm replaces legacy system with CheckedOK

A Merseyside-based crane firm has become the latest in the lifting industry to adopt CoreRFID’s market-leading software

Check out our market-leading inspection software at Liftex

Visit us on stand 38 on 5 and 6 October to see the latest CheckedOK innovations

CoreRFID named as a global leader in RFID market

The company has been named as one of the top 20 global players in a report by an international technology research company.

CheckedOK will help crane company ‘free up time for engineers’

A Kent-based crane services company is the latest to adopt CoreRFID’s CheckedOK inspection software.

Sales of inspection software on the rise as companies invest in automation

CoreRFID has seen a four-fold increase in orders for its market-leading inspection software.

Sky’s the limit as fast-growing crane firm moves to paperless system

One of the UK’s leading crane manufacturers is investing in new software to support its growth.

Marine inspection specialist gears up for future growth

The Middlesbrough firm which inspects the landmark Tees Transporter Bridge is adopting new inspection software.

Lifting specialist halves reporting time by replacing spreadsheets

Industrial Lifting has also reduced data errors and improved client service since using CheckedOK.

RFID system helps rail operator identify carriages with wheel flats

East Midlands Railways is now extending the system to cover its entire fleet.

Inspection firm plans expansion with help of CheckedOK

CTS Safety is replacing its legacy system with CheckedOK inspection software to enable it to automate its operation.

Barcodes or QR codes: CheckedOK gives users the choice

CheckedOK – CoreRFID’s market-leading inspection software now incorporates QR code technology.

New CheckedOK project shows versatility of our automated reporting solution

We’re delivering a new tailored reporting system for

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Meet the newest members of our team

We’ve recruited brothers Matt and Tim Clancy to our software development team.

Automated reporting system for Irish lifting firm

Automated reporting system for Irish lifting firm

Our popular CheckedOK system has been tailored and delivered to new start-up Safe Lifting Solutions

New automated solution for lifting firm

New automated solution for lifting firm

We’re supplying our market leading automated safety inspection solution CheckedOK to Hawk Lifting.

Taking the heavy lift out of reporting with CheckedOK

Professional Lifting Services (PLS), which designs, manufactures, services and repairs heavy lifting

Italian heavy lifting firm switches to our automated inspection solution

We’ve tailored IDXpert Net for lifting, load control and safety

In ‘perfect position’ for global growth

Our asset management software latest heavy lifting project is set to begin a period of international

Helping with rebranding update on inspection reports

Helping with rebranding update on inspection reports

We’ve helped a leading crane and lifting firm Street Cranexpress to refresh its corporate branding

New inspection system for leading Australian heavy lifting firm

We’ve installed a new IDXpert Net solution for heavy lifting firm SpanSet Australia, which produces

Construction safety firm upgrades inspection system

CoreRFID is delivering an upgraded asset management and inspection system for G&M Safety Netting.

Tracking bicycles with RFID tech

CoreRFID is supplying iconic brand, Brompton Bike Hire, with RFID tech to track its bicycles as part of a scheme to provide an alternative to public transport in London.

Ambulance service speeds up tracking of life-saving equipment

We’ve helped an ambulance service that receives a 999 call every 40 seconds improve the tracking system of its life-saving kit.

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Specialist gas cylinder supplier improves delivery to NHS ambulance trusts and health clinics

We’re working with a leading supplier of gas cylinders for ambulance services and health clinics to improve delivery processes.

Leading inspection firm gets a lift with our automated reporting solution

One of Northern Ireland’s leading lifting inspection and engineering services firms has switched to our services.

Five ways RFID is helping the health service

RFID Technology has been helping the NHS, ambulance services, care homes and suppliers to these vital organisations for many years. So how can RFID solutions

Meet our new customer support specialist

CoreRFID has recruited a systems account manager to offer additional support to clients.

Catherine Jones, who joins from an electrical and engineering manufacturer

CoreRFID helps care homes track anti-virus kit

CoreRFID is helping care homes track new equipment being used in the fight against Coronavirus.

The company is supplying special RFID scanners and tags which enable faster stock checks to ensure kit can be located when it’s needed.

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RFID helps builders of Nightingale hospitals

RFID is helping builders working on the new Nightingale hospitals to track vital equipment.

CoreRFID is supplying readers and RFID tags to enable construction workers

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We’re open with remote working

Our services should not be affected by the UK lockdown. We can and do remotely support RFID and software solutions across the globe from our development centre in the UK.

Midlands lifting and inspection company automates inspections

The leading UK provider of inspection solutions for the lifting and hoist industries delivered

Syngenta orders 10,000 new RFID tags for Grangemouth

Syngenta – one of the world’s largest producer of agricultural chemicals – has ordered a new consignment of RFID tags which are used to track

CoreRfid help a manufacturer to roll out the carpet

A carpet manufacturer whose products are used on the ocean liner Queen Mary 2 is replacing the RFID tags which help control production

CoreRFID helps recycling firm improve efficiency of oil collections

A new system we’ve developed is helping Augean plc, a leading waste recycling business, to make its oil waste collection more efficient. 

Full steam ahead for celebrity truckers doing the heavy lifting

A firm whose exploits in moving historic locomotives and giant machinery have been followed by TV viewers worldwide, has adopted

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CheckedOK clocks up 18 million inspections as it marks 10th birthday

Our market-leading inspection monitoring system has built a worldwide customer base since it was first introduced in 2009.

New system allows Network Rail to keep track of rolling stock

We’re rolling out a new system for Network Rail. The latest project follows its recent work with Serco on the Caledonian sleeper service.

RFID specialists continuing to hit the heights with new crane client

CoreRFID has added Scottish Crane and Engineering Servicesto its growing industry client list.
The RFID based software firm, which specialises in the lifting

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Leading UK safety equipment rental firm switches to RFID inspection system

One of the UK’s leading rental safety, survey, measurement and communications equipment firms has switched to CoreRFID’s flagship

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RFID just the ticket for Serco Caledonian Sleeper rail service

CoreRFID has supplied the UK’s largest outsourcing company Serco with 100,000 RFID access cards for its Caledonian Sleeper railway service.

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Crane inspection firm switches to new RFID system

A crane inspection business is transforming the way it operates after adopting RFID system to automate processes and paperwork in the field. Total Crane Solutions

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Software firm builds multi-lingual inspection system for its new investor

SpanSet Group, which acquired a 33% stake in CoreRFID in November, is using the Lancashire-based firm’s CheckedOK multi-lingual inspection system, which will enable


CraneCare boosts productivity with RFID system

CoreRFID is helping a leading Irish lifting equipment inspection firm reduce the time it takes to issue critical certification from weeks to a matter of minutes.

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New system aims to reduce vibration injuries in heavy industry

A new automated management tracking and reporting system.developed with support from CoreRFID aims to reduce vibration injuries amongst employees in heavy industry.

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Blaze signs up for new delivery tracking system

A specialist sign maker to many of the UK’s biggest events and retail businesses is implementing a CoreRFID software solution to track deliveries from leaving its production units until they are installed. Blaze Signs, which has bases in Kent and Birmingham, lists Nationwide, Sainsbury’s and Metro Bank amongst its client base. Each sign will be […]

RFID to improve efficiency

Precision tool repairs firm adopts RFID to improve efficiency

A precision tool repairs specialist which serves some of the country’s biggest utilities companies has switched to a CoreRFID solution to improve efficiency. Izumi Products UK Limited, which counts Northern Ireland Electricity and Northern Powergrid amongst its clients, currently services 200 jobs monthly on sites across the UK, Ireland and Europe. It repairs and maintains […]

Irish lifting equipment specialist

Leading Irish lifting equipment specialist switches to CheckedOK

One of Ireland’s leading testing and inspection specialists for lifting equipment has switched to a CoreRFID system to improve safety and efficiency. Cork-based Anderco Lifting is using the CheckedOK system for its on-site reports.CheckedOK offers equipment safety testing and inventory reports enabling users to pull all data together in one place and send it directly […]

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Hyster Yale : RFID In The Warehouse

Hyster-Yale’s yellow fork lift trucks are a common site in distribution centres and warehouses everywhere. We helped Hyster-Yale with an innovative product enhancement that uses RFID to help trucks know where they are in the warehouse, allowing for better control of Hyster-Yale’s driver assist systems. Read about how we worked with Hyster-Yale to make their […]

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Don’t Blow Your Top! PSSR With CheckedOK

Recently,  we have been asked, “Does CheckedOK support inspection of plant covered by PSSR?” The short answer is “Yes!” We have a number of users already working with CheckedOK for just this purpose. PSSR (Pressure Systems Safety Regulations 2000) is a set of rules designed to promote safety in the supply and use of pressurised equipment. PSSR […]

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Spanset Takes Stake In CoreRFID

We are delighted to announce that world-wide lifting product company, SpanSet, is making a significant investment  and taking a share of CoreRFID, helping to make CoreRFID the leading supplier of lifting inspection software systems worldwide. SpanSet – the Swiss multinational which produces lifting and height safety products – has acquired a stake in Skelmersdale-based software firm  CoreRFID. The deal […]

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CoreRFID Management Buy-Out

The CoreRFID management team has completed a six-figure buy-out, providing an exit for their original investor. The deal allows the management team to take full control of the business while providing a return on investment for the stakeholder that enabled the company’s start up, The Coalfields Enterprise Fund, managed by Mercia Fund Managers, and Mercia […]

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Lowe Rental & RFID In The USA

Rfid Manufacturers In USA Further extensions to tracking system Following on from our news item in September, the world’s leading supplier of rented fridges, freezers and catering equipment is planning to extend its use of RFID tracking to its US operations. Lowe Rental will roll out the tracking system, developed by CoreRFID, for its depots in Las Vegas, Nevada and Fairburn, near Atlanta, […]

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Just Rigging & CheckedOK

New digital solution reduces safety certification for entertainments venues to a matter of hours A leading inspection and inventory specialist for high profile entertainment venues and touring production companies is reducing certification admin processes to a matter of hours with a new bespoke system. Just Rigging and Inspections Ltd worked with developers from CoreRFID to […]

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A Bit of a Buzz

Various news media have been picking up on some of the things we are doing. It just goes to show what a wide range of applications RFID is suited to, how compelling the benefits are and what a wide range of organisations it can help. The most recent coverage has been from Legal IT Insider, […]

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“Magic Circle” Law Firm Uses RFID Document Audit

“Magic Circle” law firm saves massively with RFID based document audit system.

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Lowe Rental’s Use of RFID in Distribution

World’s leading refrigeration rental company extends RFID system to Asia Lowe Rental has saved weeks of staff time and achieved an almost 100% accuracy rate since installing the system from CoreRFID two years ago at its headquarters in Northern Ireland and its operations in England, Scotland and Germany. The new system enables instantaneous reporting and […]

Asset Inspection System


Often a key success factor in RFID projects is choosing tags that can cope with all the different environments that they will be used in. Take IT asset tags, for example. They have to perform well in data centres but they may also have to cope for IT assets in warehouses or outdoors or on […]


RFID Installation Flexibility With Caen ION

Caen ION Has On-Board Computing & Great Connectivity. Many applications for RFID involve reading RFID tags in a range of locations, not just in office or other commercial premises. Sometimes there is a need for a mobile unit, able to operate without connection to a local computer. The Caen ION UHF RFID reader is designed […]

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Straightpoint Case Study

Mobile App Development From CoreRFID CoreRFID has been working with Straightpoint for a while now, helping develop mobile apps to support their load cell products. It is yet another example of how the work we do helps contribute to work place safety in the lifting industry and else where too. To find out more about […]

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Privacy Policy Update for GDPR

CoreRFID & GDPR In common with many companies, we have reviewed our Privacy Policy in the light of the impending introduction of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) on May 25th 2018. We have taken the opportunity to produce a single policy that covers both privacy issues and cookie usage for our systems and consultancy […]

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UHF RFID Innovation from Kathrein

New UHF RFID readers extend the possibilities of new RFID applications. Kathrein, a German company with a long track record in antenna design, has introduced a range of fixed point UHF RFID readers that offer ways to solve the problems of establishing RFID data collection points across a factory, warehouse or storage site. The RRU4000 is […]

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CoreRFID in the Lifting Industry Worldwide

CheckedOK and so much more – Download our new brochure :  CoreRFID & the lifting industry. Across the lifting industry, we are known for our CheckedOK inspection and certification system. CheckedOK supports the LEEA standards. It is used by many to promote safety and improve efficiency in thorough examination. It is helping companies to meet […]

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More Portal Possibilities from Impinj

With the increasing use of UHF RFID for tracking asset movement, Impinj has introduced the xSpan RFID reader, now available through our RFID shop. The Impinj xSpan Gateway joins the xPortal and the xArray in a family of compatible readers, suited to different fixed-point UHF RFID detection applications. The three products can be used as […]

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BMW & RFID : Mini Extends RFID Use

Following on from their earlier work, BMW Mini are extending their use of RFID. A recent order has been to equip their manufacturing and logistics operations with a network of 26 fixed-point RFID readers, RFID equipped handhelds and UHF RFID tags. CoreRFID continues to support BMW with the supply of RFID equipment, advice on technology […]

HID Tag RFID Testing Project Packs

HID Tag RFID Testing Project Packs

Not sure which way you want to go with RFID? Uncertain of the best technology or tag format for the applications you are planning? Sometimes the only answer is to experiment. Tag project packs or sample kits provide users with a selection of tags to make it possible to explore the capabilities of different tags […]

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Tracking Bins With RFID

RFID helps the refuse disposal and recycling industry to improve the efficiency of collection services. CoreRFID is pleased to be supplying MGB Plastics with RFID tags to be fitted in their recycling bins.   MGB Plastics is the UK’s largest manufacturer of wheeled bins supplying domestic and industrial recycling bins, caddies and kerbside boxes. Checking Bins Have Been […]

New Nordic ID UHF RFID Reader

New Nordic ID UHF RFID Reader

Here’s a new type of RFID reader that makes new applications possible : a building block in the Internet of Things We are always interested to discover new RFID products and this long-awaited Nordic ID UHF RFID reader is just that. The AR85 is going to make a whole range of new RFID applications practical and […]

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CoreRFID & the Internet of Things

There is a lot of debate about how important the Internet of Things is going to be for businesses, employees and consumers. RFID is one of the key technologies at it’s heart and will make an important contribution to the way that applications interact with things in the word around them. We’ve produced a White […]

CheckedOK Features Video Now Available

We’ve just created a short video, showing the key features of our CheckedOK application. CheckedOK is the leading inspection and asset maintenance solution. Featured in this video is the latest version with its tablet based inspection app. The video highlights the way in which CheckedOK provides a complete inspection and reporting solution. It identifies the […]


10 Years On

Ten years ago, CoreRFID was established as an independent company. We thought you might be interested in how we got here. Download this infographic to find out more about our company history.

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RFID Aids Automated Manufacturing

RFID can be a simple add-on to an existing manufacturing production line as at Hitachi Automotive.

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LIfting Tag Guide

We’ll be showing just how easy it is to put CheckedOK to use at this year’s LEEA Liftex in Telford, November 29th – 30th.

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Two New Androids

We’re finding that Android tablets are becoming increasingly popular as the mobile device-of-choice in inspection and safety checking applications, especially with our CheckedOK system.

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Impress Solutions Medical Asset Tracking

Find out how we helped Impress Solutions deliver an improved solution for their clients, tracking medical assets using GPS confirmation of delivery locations. Medical asset tracking is an ideal application for RFID, helping to save costs and improve medical services.


GE Power utilising RFID Tool Tracking System

General Electric (GE) Power, world leaders in power generation and water technologies for utilities, independent power producers and industrial applications have used CoreRFID to help implement their RFID Tool Tracking System. These tools which were are for onsite work, get placed into a shipping container and shipped globally around the world to various sites. GE, needed a […]

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Straightpoint implement bespoke load testing inspection system

Straightpoint, manufacturers and suppliers of lifting equipment for 40 years have implemented a bespoke load testing inspection system.

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Van ID system helps Ocado reduce bottlenecks at distribution centre

Ocado, the world’s largest dedicated online grocery retailer, has partnered with CoreRFID to deliver a more efficient method for delivery vans to enter its distribution centre. Ocado wanted to automate the check-in and check-out process. The main problem was that drivers were spending too long waiting to get in, creating bottlenecks. The solution developed by […]

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Prysmian find success with RFID Technology

Prysmian, world leaders in the industry of high-technology cables and systems for energy and telecommunications continue to find success with RFID technology. Prysmian, who have subsidiaries in 50 countries have found success working with CoreRFID since 2008, who since then have supplied a wide range of RFID products. Prior to 2008, Prysmian had an issue with tracking […]

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Bureau Veritas utilise RFID Products for inspections

Bureau Veritas, a global leader in testing, inspection and certification (TIC) services are continuing to utilise RFID Products, purchased from CoreRFID. As a global leader in TIC services, Bureau Veritas is recognised worldwide for excellence and innovation. They serve more than 400,000 companies, delivering a wide range of solutions that go beyond compliance. Over the last few […]

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Kitlogg Choose CoreRFID for RFID Lost Property Tracking System

Kitlogg’s Lost Property Tracking System Kitlogg have partnered with CoreRFID to help implement an RFID Lost Property Tracking System into schools across the UK, which parents can use to track their child’s school garments when they are placed in the lost property box. Kitlogg realised that there is often an issue with items not being recovered […]

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Martec to implement NEW Lifting Equipment Inspection System

Martec, a Northern Irish company whose key services include the testing and certification of all lifting equipment have partnered with CoreRFID to implement a new Lifting Equipment Inspection System, CheckedOK. Operating on an Android based platform their are hoping to have the system fully functional throughout their business by August this year. Working with lifting equipment requires […]

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Prolift: LOLER Inspection System migrates to Android platform

Prolift Handling, Ireland’s leading supplier and service provider of lifting and material handling equipment has migrated their LOLER Inspection System to an Android Tablet based platform. CoreRFID, who initially designed and built a bespoke version of CheckedOK to suit the requirements of Prolift, has facilitated this change. The core business of Prolift is to supply and […]

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4RAD implement CoreRFID’s Asset Inspection System

4RAD, a testing and inspection company that provide innovative solutions for the gas, oil and nuclear industries has chosen to implement CoreRFID’S Asset Inspection System, CheckedOK. 4RAD were looking for a solution which they could deliver to their clients that enabled them to conduct inspections on hazardous offshore equipment. The main aim of this project was not just to […]

Asset Tracking System: Interesting Facts!

RFID Asset Tracking System: Interesting Facts!

CheckedOK is widely used for asset inspection. Our customers tell us it makes a big impact on the costs of asset inspection and creates real benefits in the information available about assets.   Here are some interesting facts about CheckedOK: RFID Asset Tracking System…     It is difficult to know how many accidents have been […]

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AmSafe Bridport Choose CoreRFID for Aviation RFID Tags

Amsafe Bridport, manufacturers of aviation cargo restraints, are using RFID tags supplied by CoreRFID to identify air cargo pallet nets supplied to Airbus and Boeing. The aviation industry requires a high level of identification and traceability as part of their drive to increase safety and security and are increasingly turning to RFID technology for this.

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RWE implementing Asset Tracking System

RWE: the latest user for CoreRFID’s Asset Tracking System CoreRFID are now working with RWE Generation on implementing our Asset Tracking Solution, CheckedOK with the main aim to provide better control of assets when they are booked out of stores and on-site. The RWE Generation installation follows the success of CheckedOK with ESB at their Aghada […]

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BMW Mini Utilising RFID Tracking

Motor manufacturing depends on having the right parts in the right place, just in time (JIT). CoreRFID has implemented a stillage tracking solution for BMW Mini. The system is based on UHF electronic tags on the stillages.

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Asset Inspection System – Innovating CheckedOK

New features added to our CheckedOK test and inspection RFID solution make it easier to schedule inspections, create reports and share information.

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Hoistech expands Construction Asset Tracking System

Irish-based lifting and material handling services company, Hoistech has extended their use of CoreRFID’s Construction Asset Tracking, CheckedOK. Having used the system since 2010, Hoistech have now implemented CheckedOK to support service operations and breakdown services, extending the benefits of the system to their business. They have also added the recently released Risk Assessments & Methods […]


ADVA introduce RFID scanning System

Communications technology infrastructure provider ADVA Optical Networking is partnering with CoreRFID to introduce simultaneous multi-item RFID scanning as an aid to tracking components from source to customer. As a supplier of fibre optic communications products to network operators like BT Open Reach, ADVA Optical Networking is at the heart of the superfast broadband revolution. ADVA’s […]


Entrotec utilising RFID technology

Entrotec are trusted pioneers and leading manufacturers of door entry solutions in UK residential and commercial markets. They are renowned for manufacturing and supplying high quality audio and video vandal resistant door entry, concierge systems and proximity access control systems. There EasITag Access Control System offers a simple solution for key management and can be […]

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KONE successfully utilising RFID solution

KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry needed to track and monitor high value assets to enable their location and condition to be known at all times. The assets in question are classified as VOK doors which are used to prevent entry to a lift shaft before the car has been installed.  […]

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Just Rigging implement Lifting Inspection System

The latest company to join the growing community to implement CoreRFID’s Lifting Inspection System is Just Rigging & Inspections. Based in Scotland and founded in 2005 by John Rhymer, they work primarily in the Scottish Markets and have some high profile companies south of the border. They have very quickly established themselves, gaining a reputation […]

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CoreRFID products & services now compatible with Apple systems

We are delighted to announce that from January 2017, CoreRFID products and services will now be compatible with Apple systems. This development is off the back of feedback from ESB networks and general industry demand given to us. We are always striving to make our products and services we supply the most accessible and innovative in the RFID […]

Benefits of CheckedOK for lifting inspections

Benefits of CheckedOK for lifting inspections

Equipment inspections, safety checks and reporting made easy with CheckedOK CheckedOK is a maintenance inspection system that shows inspections are meeting safety regulations wherever equipment or components need to be checked and recorded. It is widely used to help improve safety management in industries concerned with lifting or other safety critical operations. Radio Frequency Identification […]

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WH Scott & CheckedOK

Our latest case study. Learn how WH Scott uses CheckedOK to provide efficient inspection reporting and improve customer service.

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CoreRFID at LEEA Liftex 2016

We’re heading north to Aberdeen for LEEA Liftex 2016 LiftEx is the annual meeting place for national and international end users, manufacturers and suppliers to the lifting industry. This is the 12th event in the series. With well over 1500 dedicated attendees, it is the UK’s leading lifting exhibition. Users and suppliers of overhead lifting […]

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UHF RFID New Products – Things To Watch

UHF RFID systems offer some benefits over other types of RFID technology. For example, UHF RFID provides a greater read range and the ability to read multiple tags with one reading action. That makes it suited to a wide range of applications, particularly in retail, logistics and manufacturing. Recently we spotted two new products that […]

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New Elatec Multi-Frequency Kit For Developers & Integrators

RFID is a flexible medium. It uses different technologies to suit different applications. There are different types of readers for different types of tags and different standards used in different parts of the world. But if you work as a user, developer, integrator or installer of RFID systems that may present a problem: What sort […]

Safety With RFID Custom Tags

Vibration Safety With RFID Custom Tags

New safety monitoring RFID tool tags from CoreRFID form part of Reactec’s latest solution for protecting employees against vibration from tool usage.

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Our On-Line Shop : New At www.corerfid.com

Our new on-line shop offers a full range of RFID products here at www.corerfid.com.

Use of RFID

More Interest in Electric Cars Expands Chargemaster’s Use of RFID

Chargemaster use RFID fobs and cards from CoreRFID to control access to electric vehicle charging points.

New Irish User for CheckedOK

New Irish User for CheckedOK

Walter Watson uses CheckedOK for lifting safety, service and maintenance inspection.

Guide to Fixing RFID Tags

Guide to Fixing RFID Tags

How you fix RFID tags to assets can greatly affect the performance of your RFID system. We’ve created a guide to successful tagging, highlighting the key rules…

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CoreRFID helps Edesix implement RFID Asset Tracking System

CoreRFID helps Edesix to log the allocation and ownership of their VideoBadge Body Worn Cameras. The authorised user can utilise a registered RFID card to identify and access their badge, offering verification at each stage of the rollout, and a verified audit-log of ownership. By using CoreRFID in conjunction with a suite of VideoBadges, organisations are able to operate a pool of Edesix Body Worn Cameras, rather than allocating each employee their own personal badge. In doing this, companies save time and money. CoreRFID speeds up the check-out process, and removes the need for passwords and additional hardware on-site.

CheckedOK Upgrade Delivers Improved Safety for RFID based Inspections

G&M Netting has been a customer of CoreRFID for more than 6 years and we are delighted that they recently decided to upgrade to the latest version of CheckedOK. The upgrade gives them improved web access to data and a new calendar based job logging function. The MC35 units they had been using have replaced with more powerful M3 Mobile Sky units which have integral RFID readers.

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Natalie has completed her 502 km charity ride in extreme heat – WELL DONE!!!

We are delighted to announce that Natalie, who works in CoreRFID’s Finance Department, has completed her gruelling 502km bicycle ride from Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam to Angkor Wat in Cambodia. Natalie and her friend Helen are hoping to raise £7,000 for their chosen charity, Parkinson’s UK. We are very proud of their achievement and are pleased to be sponsoring them for such a good cause.

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RFID is the Enabler for Recharging

Providing the largest electric car charging network in the UK, Chargemaster enables customers to charge on the go. In order to enable logon at their charging stations, drivers are issued with a customised Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tag. CoreRFID has been proudly working with Chargemaster for more than five years now to provide these customised 13.56MHz HF RFID tags. We are pleased to have received the latest order for more of these printed tags, taking the total number provided to nearly 20,000.

CoreRFID Newsletter February 2016

CoreRFID Newsletter February 2016

The latest edition of the CoreRFID newsletter is available now – containing information on some of our most recent projects as well as the latest product news.

Asset Management in Education

RFID IT Asset Management in Education

Colleges and Universities usually have a significant number of IT assets that have to be managed across multiple sites. Keeping track of this equipment can be a difficult task. CoreRFID works with education establishments both in the UK and throughout the world and we are delighted to have received another order for RFID hardware from a University in the Middle East.

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RFID Improves Visitor Experience at Exhibitions

CoreRFID helps Electrosonic to capture and enhance visitor interactions at the bespoke exhibitions that they create. CoreRFID supplies Electrosonic with the Elatec TWN3 devices and customised printed high frequency RFID cards. The TWN3 is a user-friendly and powerful device that supports a wide range of RFID chip types. The unit can easily be configured using scripts and other devices in the Elatec range offer an even wider choice of options.

RFID Vehicle Tracking

RFID + Complete Automated Driver Information System = Internet of Things

Clearly there are many things which need to be monitored when managing a national fleet of vehicles. Managers are responsible for ensuring that all vehicles are fully serviced and all maintenance checks are carried out on time. The number of miles driven and how many visits have been undertaken needs to be monitored. RFID can help…

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RFID helps Hyster Control Lift Truck Behaviour

CoreRFID helps Hyster to offer an innovative truck control and driver assistance system to set speed limits, lift heights and control general truck behaviour. CoreRFID supplies Hyster with the ID-Innovations ID-40 125kHz RFID reader with built-in antenna, which is mounted to the lift truck. In the floor, Hyster mounts 34 mm EM4200 glass rod tags from HID Global.

UHF Tags

More UHF tags for Doosan Babcock RFID Tool Tracking

CoreRFID has been providing RFID hardware to Doosan Babcock for 3 years now. We are pleased that Doosan Babcock has placed another order for UHF RFID tags to add to the 20,000 tags already ordered. Doosan Babcock fits the tags to various tools, such as grinders, drills and chain blocks. Data from these items is read by handheld RFID readers which are also supplied by CoreRFID.

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Tracking Photographs With RFID Laundry Tags

CoreRFID is helping H Tempest to improve the process of recording photographs taken at graduation ceremonies. Each ceremonial gown has an RFID tag sewn into the hem of each garment. When the photograph is taken the RFID tag is scanned to match that photograph with that garment (therefore that student) to greatly improve the administration of the event.

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Lowe Refrigeration Replaces Barcodes with RFID asset tracking system

Lowe Refrigeration Ltd is the latest in a line of organisations turning to CoreRFID to help improve the traceability of their high value assets. Lowe is the world’s largest, and only global, refrigeration rental company. With more than 50,000 items of refrigeration equipment available for rent across the world, keeping track of these high value assets was a challenge.

RFID Improves Supply in Healthcare

RFID Improves Supply in Healthcare

Park House Healthcare is a market leading supplier of specialist pressure care equipment to the NHS, Acute Community and Nursing Home sectors. The company identified Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) as the best option to improve the management and traceability of their specialist equipment. The chosen technology needed to withstand the harsh conditions of regular decontamination. Not familiar with the complicated field of RFID, Park House Healthcare turned to CoreRFID.

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RFID Asset Tracking provides Live Inventory Status on the Production Line

Syngenta is a global leading agriculture company and like all manufacturing organisations strives to optimise efficiency on the production line. In order to track products throughout the manufacturing process, Syngenta chose to adopt Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology.

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RFID enabled badges deliver real time reporting and attendee tracking

CoreRFID helps Blitz |GES to track attendees with their EventMetrics solution. EventMetrics is the ultimate in attendee tracking and real-time reporting for live events. Powered by RFID-enabled badges, this unique solution monitors attendee activity at events, and offers the event organiser unsurpassed insight into their behaviours and preferences, all in real time.

RFID Technology in the lift Industry

RFID Technology from CoreRFID to Improve Asset Tracking in the Lift Industry

We have been approached by yet another organisation that wants to improve the traceability of their high value assets. This time that asset is safety doors. Not only do the doors need to be checked in and out of each job, they must be assessed for any damage which has occurred on site.

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Natalie’s Charity Bike Ride

We are very proud of Natalie in our Accounts Department who is spending all of her free time either in training or organising fundraising events, preparing for her Charity Bike Ride next year. From 6th to 17th February 2016, Natalie will be cycling with her best friend Helen, from Ho Chi Minh City…

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CheckedOK rolled out for use in Power Stations

We are delighted that ESB Generation and Wholesale Market Division (G&WM) has chosen the CheckedOK system from CoreRFID to manage inspections and create inspection certificates.

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CoreRFID featured in latest edition of RFID Journal

  The latest edition of RFID Journal features a customer case study on Industrial Chemicals Ltd (ICL). The article focuses on how the RFID based system from CoreRFID is used to manage reusable containers (IBCs), helping the manufacturer to save money and meet environmental regulations.  You can read the full article on the RFID Journal website. […]

Safety in Maintenance Inspections

Tablet PCs deliver Safety in Maintenance Inspections

We are delighted that Street CraneXpress has extended their current inspection system to their Crane Servicing Division.  During December the solution will be rolled out across the UK to a further 30 engineers.

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MX Group turns to CoreRFID to improve efficiency on the Production Line

MX Group is the leading manufacturer of shower trays in the UK, producing many different types in hundreds of different shapes and sizes. The company uses the latest materials, designs, innovation and equipment in order to retain its competitive edge.  To further improve efficiency and reduce waste in the manufacturing process, MX group has turned to CoreRFID.

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Hoist Magazine Covers RFID

The latest edition of Hoist Magazine features an article on the use of RFID in lifting with quotes from CoreRFID’s experiences.

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Hoistech – 5 Years On

An update to an existing customer’s case study shows how we have helped them by evolving the solution to meet their needs. Hoistech Case Study

Assess Ireland

Assess Ireland

There is now quite a community of users in Ireland. Assess is the latest one that we are profiling in our series of Case Studies. You can learn about how they are using CheckedOK to improve customer service in their inspection business here: Assess Case Study.

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CoreRFID confirmed as one of the fastest growing technology companies in the North.

CoreRFID is delighted to have been named in the Top 50 Fastest Growing Tech Companies at the Northern Tech Awards ceremony, which took place in Leeds on 26 March. The awards, organized by GP Bullhound, bring together the stars of the tech community and celebrate the fastest growing and most promising companies.

Development of Mobile Systems

A View on the Development of Mobile Systems

Experience clearly shows that historic methods of systems design and development cannot be applied to the development of mobile systems. More than any other type of application, they need a collaborative approach with the end user involved at each stage of the process.

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Prolift Lifts Safety Inspections to the Next Level

CoreRFID is enabling Prolift, Ireland’s largest supplier and service provider of lifting and material handling equipment, to fully automate their safety inspection process. The paper based system currently used by Prolift, will be replaced by CheckedOK, a complete solution for inspection and checking applications.


Industrial Chemicals Group Ltd improves tracking of Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBCs) with RFID

Industrial Chemicals Group (ICL) uses IBCs to move chemicals between its six manufacturing plants and many customer sites. In order to closely monitor these movements and to improve traceability, ICL chose to introduce Radio-frequency identification (RFID).

Asset Management in Education

IT Asset Management in Education

Warwickshire College asked CoreRFID to help them to improve the management of IT assets across their sites.