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Surfact is a Norwegian tech company providing innovative solutions improving the global supply chains 

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Why Surfact?

Our Asset Tracking Service is built for absolute control on your cargo. Solving global challenges within food waste, pharmaceuticals and other perishable goods. Leveraging ocean plastic and offsetting your carbon footprint.

  • Lightweight. The size is like an ice hockey puck and only weighs about 200 grams. IP 67
  • Accurate: position accuracy is +- 10 meters depending on the location.
  • Geofencing informs the receiver when a shipment gets close so the loading of goods can start.
  • Get full online control with instant information on temperature, position, shock and light.
  • Use our dashboard or get all online data directly into your own dashboard with our API.
  • No investment needed, no hidden cost.


We make cargo talk and help companies sustain

the quality of goods at a fraction of the cost


The electronics are protected in a waterproof enclosure made of recycled marine plastic. The device will last forever or be recycled. IP 67 ( waterproof )


Using edge computing, the battery life is 
1 year without need to charge. Our Asset Tracking Service is built for absolute control of your cargo.


Emma takes care of cargo by measuring position, temperature, and impact. The accuracy of Emma is +- 10 meters depending on the location.


Our unique report system allows you to instantly receive information about the location of your cargo, whether on a warehouse, vessel, truck or airplane.


Use our dashboard or get all data directly into your own with our API. Set alarms to be able to take action if the temperature starts to change. 


Our model is based on leasing. We own the hardware. Only 0.49 euro per day*

*Dependence on volume


Havi Logistics Norway takes Supply Chain performance to the next level with sustainable asset tracking from Surfact

#After relying on the same temperature control solution for several years, we decided to explore alternative options available in the market. Our previous solution did not meet all the necessary requirements to ensure optimal food safety.

We easily settled on Surfact's solution when it was presented to us, given its advanced features and capabilities. With Surfact's temperature loggers, we are no longer dependent on the receivers to end temperature monitoring. It allows us full control throughout the entire transport phase through our proactive tracking system.

Surfact's temperature loggers require charging and calibration only once a year. The loggers are notably manufactured using recycled plastic from the sea, a feature we highly value considering our commitment to environmental sustainability. 

We recommend Surfact for anyone seeking to ensure stringent temperature control during transport.#

- Marianne Jacobsen, Quality & Specialist at Havi

Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

Why is this solution called a service?

Surfact is the owner of the Emma (HW) so the customer lease per day for use.

Why should we use Surfact´s asset tracing service?

To show the world that your company and your customers focus on sustainability and circular economy using the state -of- the art technology.

How does it work with the leasing model?

For our circular economy intensive, the customer send us back when/if they will end the service, and the puck will be re-used.

How long can a customer lease Emma?

The minimum leasing period is 90 days ( 3 month). You can lease it in 5 months or 5 years thats up to your need.  "You pay for the first 30 days of use now. After using the device(s) for 30 days, you will be billed for another 30 days in advance."


What happens if a customer refuses to deliver Emma back after use or loses it?

In our Terms & Conditions you agree to pay Euro 99 if you loose Emma, this is to produce a new one.

How does the customer start or stop Emma?

The datalogger Emma is always online. There are no buttons on the Emma. Setting you can decide like temperature limits, automated start and stop and automated creating of route report after delivery.

What is the size of the Emma?

The size is like a hockey Puck and it weighs about 200 grams.

How long is the battery life on Emma?

The non-lithium battery life is minimum one year. No need to charge Emma during the year.

Can Emma be recycled if the datalogger logger be damaged?

Yes. When delivered back, the broken Emma can be melted and reproduced.

Can a customer connect the device to a shipment?

Yes, we provide easy mapping to shipment and batches (barcode)

Is Emma calibrated?

 Yes, each Emma (HW) has included calibration certification. After 12 month we replace your Emma with a new certificated calibrated Emma.

Can Emma be sent on a plane?

Yes. Emma works without lithium batteries. The puck turns of at departure and on at arrival and send all stored data from the flight to the cloud.


Can customers set alarms?

Alarms can be set when temperature changes and set GEOfencing or shock sendt on email or SMS

Can customers use their own dashboard for receiving the data?

With API all data can be sent to customers dashboards and we also provide Surfact´s dashboard.

What is the cost of your API?

There are no hidden costs. Temperature, shock and position, and free API are included in the leasing price per day of Euro 0.49***

What is geofencing?

Geofences with notifications that can be set to alert the user when the package enters or leaves key points along the supply chain.

How long do you store the data in the cloud?

All data will be stored safe forever.

Why are you using recycled ocean plastic in production?

Plastic on land and sea is a global problem for our planet. We leverage plastic to save our planet.

Are your customer using this for containers, pallets, or items?

It is up to the customer from the value of the product to the protection of their brand.

What is the procedure if Emma brakes or stops logging

Send it back to us and you will receive a new Emma. 

How do we order Emma and Surfact dashboard?

You can order directly on our website or

Hove is Emma connected to the cloud?

Emma is installed with e-SIM (included in the leasing cost ) and use 4 & 5 G network to connect to the cloud.

What is the temperature range Emma can control?

Emma give you instant information of temperature from -40 C to + 80 C