SWIIM Team

Oct 30, 2018

SWIIM CEO Speaks At Western Growers Annual Meeting About Arbinger

2018-10-30T18:46:08+00:00Oct 30, 2018|

SWIIM CEO Kevin France said, "This is a story about how I was wrong a few times before I was right about how to manage people."  He spoke at this year's Western Growers 93rd Annual Meeting in Palm Desert, California about Arbinger Institute principles helped him become a better leader and provided a foundation for [...]

Oct 29, 2018

Western Growers’ 93rd Annual Meeting In Full Force!

2018-10-28T22:54:34+00:00Oct 29, 2018|

“It gets better every year,” says SWIIM CEO Kevin France – watch the full interview here.  SWIIM is at Western Growers Annual Meeting, October 28 – 31, 2018 at JW Marriott Desert Springs, Palm Desert, CA. Kevin has the the honor of speaking at this year's event about the Arbinger Institute and the impact their philosophy has had [...]

Oct 28, 2018

Three Global Food Issues Salinas, CA is Working to Solve

2018-10-28T22:07:40+00:00Oct 28, 2018|

As originally published on the City of Salinas website on October 25, 2018. As the global population increases and climate change continues to impact agriculture, global food systems are facing new challenges and obstacles each year. Salinas – one of the leading agricultural centers of the world – is addressing [...]

Oct 01, 2018

SWIIM Expands Office In Fresno

2018-10-01T10:55:16+00:00Oct 01, 2018|

SWIIM has expanded its offices in the Central Valley, as it integrates its current Fresno team with OnFarm staffers.  They are now all working out of a larger office in Fresno, which is located in the Holiday Business Center, right down the street from our prior location.  Our new address in Fresno is 2023 North Gateway [...]

Aug 30, 2018

Congratulations to IA CIAS Graduate

2018-08-29T20:29:58+00:00Aug 30, 2018|

Congratulations to SWIIM's Victor Montaño for completing Irrigation Association's Certified Agricultural Irrigation Specialist program.  His years of experience does not prevent him from keeping current with the industry.  In his words, "I am perpetually learning and gaining knowledge." Certified Agricultural Irrigation Specialists manage and operate on-farm irrigation systems.  They: Understand surface irrigation methods and pressurized [...]

Aug 09, 2018

SWIIM System Announces the Closing of its Initial Series B-1 Round; Strategic Partnership with Western Growers Also Extended

2018-08-08T21:46:06+00:00Aug 09, 2018|

August 9, 2018 -- Denver, CO (BUSINESSWIRE)– Ag Tech and farm water management leader SWIIM System is proud to announce today that it has closed the first of two tranches of its Series B-1 extension offering to fund continued expansion of its water management platform.  Proceeds will also be used to fund the recent acquisition [...]

Jun 11, 2018

SWIIM Board Meets For Mid-Year Meeting

2018-06-11T10:45:46+00:00Jun 11, 2018|

SWIIM's Board of Directors and Officers met in Southern California for its mid-year, in-person board meeting last week.  This included a visit from the company's Australian backers based out of Melbourne.  A beautiful and productive day in Laguna Beach as the team wrapped up plans for a series of major announcements that will be forthcoming [...]

Dec 19, 2017

SWIIM Interest Continues In CA, CO and AZ

2017-12-13T16:32:32+00:00Dec 19, 2017|

We are now receiving in-bound interest, unsolicited from growers throughout California, Colorado and now, most recently, Arizona. Open channel and pipe-flow water are being monitored - in high-risk areas throughout the West. Monitoring in-channel, at the headgate/turnout and at the application site itself.  Then comprehensive, integrated consumption data is compiled throughout each day, to provide [...]

Sep 27, 2017

SWIIM Checks Measurements in Palo Verde

2017-09-27T11:08:08+00:00Sep 27, 2017|

SWIIM's team doesn't just "install and run."  As a part of our service, we regularly check calibration of in-field and remote-sensed data. CLICK HERE TO VIEW A VIDEO OF THE PROCESS Whether the data comes from an open-channel measurement (as pictured below), or pipe, we regularly check equipment integrity - we believe bad data in, [...]

Sep 19, 2017

SWIIM’s Latest Office In Fresno – Open For Business!

2017-09-18T21:02:31+00:00Sep 19, 2017|

The SWIIM team has been hard at work outfitting our latest deployment hub - located directly off of Highway 99 in Fresno. The desks are up, equipment in place. Trucks equipped and ready for continued activity throughout the Central Valley - as far south as Bakersfield. As deployments continue, we help a new round [...]