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  • Amidst Drought Smart Meters Offer Relief
    Schneider Electric Neptune Technology Group Inc Evoqua Water Technologies Veolia Water Solutions Technologies ABB Measurement Products Aclara Jacobi Carbons Endress Hauser Inc KROHNE Inc Kaeser Compressors Inc Emerson Process Management Rosemount Analytical Degremont Technologies Brentwood Industries View All Providers Podcast October 19 2015 Amidst Drought Smart Meters Offer Relief Contact The Supplier In a time of pervasive drought throughout the Western United States combined with the relatively newfound ability to account for every ounce of water treated and distributed it s no surprise that huge emphasis has been placed on smart data savvy metering Following suit there s been recent demand in the water industry for smart meters that can record down to the smallest increments and be retrofitted to existing systems to aid conservation efforts Demand for products like McCrometer s FPI Mag flowmeter It s accurate down to about half a percent and being an insertion meter it actually gets installed right into the pipeline versus a standard full bore mag where the customer would have to cut a portion of the pipe out said Dan Hardin a McCrometer regional sales manager during an interview with Water Online Radio Hardin has seen success for the product all over the country among utilities big and small but particularly in the drought plagued West Every customer really wants to monitor that non revenue water whether they are big or small he said We are doing really well with it in places like California Colorado Wyoming where there is a lot of drought Every gallon that they clean and put into the water line and ship down for everybody to use they want to make sure that they re getting every ounce accounted for as it goes through the system In California that s a critical issue To hear more about

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  • Water Service Shut Offs Without The Confrontation
    and Legislation Providers YSI a Xylem brand Hach Company Schneider Electric Neptune Technology Group Inc Evoqua Water Technologies Veolia Water Solutions Technologies ABB Measurement Products Aclara Jacobi Carbons Endress Hauser Inc KROHNE Inc Kaeser Compressors Inc Emerson Process Management Rosemount Analytical Degremont Technologies Brentwood Industries View All Providers Podcast July 9 2015 Water Service Shut Offs Without The Confrontation Turning off water service for non payment is one of the hardest parts of the job for utility workers It can also be dangerous as agitated consumers can become verbally and sometimes physically abusive seeing their water service shut off A new remotely controlled meter helps remove workers from the chance of physical confrontation Introduced a couple of years ago by Mueller Systems the AMR AMI subsidiary of Mueller Water Products the remote disconnect meter can now be controlled via an app on a remote device This means that the utility doesn t have to have Mueller s MyNet AMI system in place to adopt the meters As Jackie Lemmerhirt Vice President of Product Management with Mueller Systems explains in this Water Online Radio interview You can service an emergency situation remotely by turning off the meter if there is an emergency at a customer site Sometimes they are put in harm s way when they go out to the field and by being able to do more of these things remotely it s safer for the utility field crew There are real benefits to the customer too If they are disconnected for non payment and they come in and pay their bill Lemmerhirt says the field crew can drive out to the property and from the ease of their vehicle without even stopping they can turn the service back on The time delay that used to be there is gone

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  • More Education For The End Consumer
    Providers Podcast July 6 2015 More Education For The End Consumer AMI solutions play an important role in the drought in the U S today It gives the utilities the ability to collect very granular data about the consumption as well as things that are going on in the distribution network Joe Ball Director of Solutions Marketing for Water with Itron sat down with Water Online Radio to tell us more Just within the last two years we ve seen most of the RFPs or the systems that the water utilities are looking to buy now are all moving from AMR automated meter reading where they just get a monthly read a consumption read to the AMI type systems You gather all that granular data There s a lot more data for them to be able to help structure programs and to be able to reach out to their customer base to help influence behavior Ball said Almost all the utilities no matter what state they are with their system they re all reaching for more education to the end consumers AMI solutions are valuable for a utility to have access to and also to be able to present to their end customers so they can understand what s going on with their own end consumption or with their own water consumption They can not only use the data for billing but they also use it for analysis purposes You bring back hourly interval data which means you could see your hourly consumption at your residence not only just big commercial and industrial customers but the individual residence Ball said With access to an Itron system you could go into your customer web portal log in and you could see your water usage throughout the day From month to month

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  • Meters Mean More
    Automation Source Water All Source Water Contamination Desalination Water Scarcity Water Reuse Regulations and Legislation Providers YSI a Xylem brand Hach Company Schneider Electric Neptune Technology Group Inc Evoqua Water Technologies Veolia Water Solutions Technologies ABB Measurement Products Aclara Jacobi Carbons Endress Hauser Inc KROHNE Inc Kaeser Compressors Inc Emerson Process Management Rosemount Analytical Degremont Technologies Brentwood Industries View All Providers Podcast June 26 2015 Meters Mean More Contact The Supplier The water meter may seem like a small piece of equipment in the scope of the full treatment and delivery process but it will be crucial to the industry s forthcoming strides Water conservation may be the most discussed issue currently faced by the industry Some argue that meters can play a larger role in assisting utilities with water saving efforts During an interview with Water Online Radio Dan Pinney Director of Global Water Marketing for Sensus identified the ability to measure residential and agricultural water use through meters as vital to substantiate any conservation plans To do something about the drought and to try and do something about conservation you ve got to have information he says That information starts with some type of measurement Then you can make different kinds of decisions Meters are also central to the sweeping smart water trend As meters are tapped to provide more than just usage data Pinney says they are poised to emerge as one of the utility s most crucial allies If you knew pressure and flow rate through a particular area it would really help you solve leaks it would help you manage that system and really create some operational efficiencies that you might not have thought about before To hear more about the central issues meters can solve tune in below iframe src http www wateronline com

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  • Water Consumption Data Driving Major Change in Water Consumer Behavior
    Emerson Process Management Rosemount Analytical Degremont Technologies Brentwood Industries View All Providers Podcast June 25 2015 Water Consumption Data Driving Major Change in Water Consumer Behavior Getting consumers to buy in to the value of water has always been tricky Many people have been hearing messages about saving water for years but to little effect Awareness is increasing with the extended drought in California becoming mainstream news But the real change in consumer behaviour is being driven by providing the homeowner with improved usage statistics Not only must you know how much water you re using explains Ian McLeod the vice president of marketing with Master Meter in this Water Online Radio interview It s also important to know how much you re using relative to the neighbour next door If you said I m using a thousand gallons a week on my lawn I might say that s not much that s reasonable but if I found out that the average home owner in my area was only using 600 gallons or 500 gallons I might be thinking wow I am using way more than I should In the past utilities had few options beyond including a flyer with the water bill alerting consumers that the area was experiencing a stage four drought for example and requesting that they curb their water consumption But arming consumers with customer Web portals and apps running on both mobile phones and tablets has proven far more powerful The more data that a consumer has the more understanding they have of their own personal consumption footprint MacLeod continued They can look at their hourly information daily information weekly they can see trends understand how much more they re using in the summer understand how much water they re using when they take a

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  • Advanced Metering Poised To Become Utilities’ New Best Friend
    YSI a Xylem brand Hach Company Schneider Electric Neptune Technology Group Inc Evoqua Water Technologies Veolia Water Solutions Technologies ABB Measurement Products Aclara Jacobi Carbons Endress Hauser Inc KROHNE Inc Kaeser Compressors Inc Emerson Process Management Rosemount Analytical Degremont Technologies Brentwood Industries View All Providers Podcast June 24 2015 Advanced Metering Poised To Become Utilities New Best Friend Contact The Supplier Utility workers will remember a time when meter reading meant driving to a customer s house walking up to their meter and manually recording water use Those days were replaced with the now standard use of walk and drive by meter readers That standard like its predecessor is poised to be supplanted by the next wave in metering technology Advanced metering infrastructure AMI was one of the most prevalent technologies at this year s ACE convention Several companies demonstrated just how powerful the technology which can collect massive amounts of meter data remotely really is Take for example Badger Meter s Beacon AMA It s taking that meter reading data and making it much more intuitive and easy to access says Kristie Anderson Marketing Manager with Badger Meter The utility logs in online using any web browser on to the website and immediately access the latest and greatest information Of the many advanced metering advantages enumerated by Anderson the Beacon AMA allows utilities to access patterns of water usage identify leaks and gauge system health With the prevalent thinking being that utilities typically resist new technologies Badger Meter opts to manage the software and infrastructure to create a user friendly experience We really feel like by relieving that burden of the IT and infrastructure we let utilities really focus on what they do best which is delivering water Anderson says To hear more about the things AMI can offer

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  • AMR, AMI and Metering Podcasts Documents on Water Online
    2015 Turning off water service for non payment is one of the hardest parts of the job for utility workers It can also be dangerous as agitated consumers can become verbally and sometimes physically abusive seeing their water service shut off A new remotely controlled meter helps remove workers from the chance of physical confrontation More Education For The End Consumer 7 6 2015 AMI solutions play an important role in the drought in the U S today It gives the utilities the ability to collect very granular data about the consumption as well as things that are going on in the distribution network Joe Ball Director of Solutions Marketing for Water with Itron sat down with Water Online Radio to tell us more Meters Mean More 6 26 2015 The water meter may seem like a small piece of equipment in the scope of the full treatment and delivery process but it will be crucial to the industry s forthcoming strides Water Consumption Data Driving Major Change in Water Consumer Behavior 6 25 2015 Getting consumers to buy in to the value of water has always been tricky Many people have been hearing messages about saving water for years but to little effect Advanced Metering Poised To Become Utilities New Best Friend 6 24 2015 Utility workers will remember a time when meter reading meant driving to a customer s house walking up to their meter and manually recording water use Those days were replaced with the now standard use of walk and drive by meter readers That standard like its predecessor is poised to be supplanted by the next wave in metering technology The Internet Of Things Meets The Water Industry 6 23 2015 The cost and complexity of moving data from one device to another within the

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  • Instrumental In Sustainability
    Regulations and Legislation Industrial Food Beverage Petroleum Refining All Petroleum Refining Produced Water Power Generation Water Reuse Utility Management AMR AMI and Metering Asset Management Consumer Outreach Funding Labor Resiliency SCADA Automation Source Water All Source Water Contamination Desalination Water Scarcity Water Reuse Regulations and Legislation Providers YSI a Xylem brand Hach Company Schneider Electric Neptune Technology Group Inc Evoqua Water Technologies Veolia Water Solutions Technologies ABB Measurement Products Aclara Jacobi Carbons Endress Hauser Inc KROHNE Inc Kaeser Compressors Inc Emerson Process Management Rosemount Analytical Degremont Technologies Brentwood Industries View All Providers Video August 17 2015 Instrumental In Sustainability Every day you work to optimize your operations protect quality find innovative solutions and reduce costs You know sustainability isn t really about using less but instead it s about using only the necessary amount of precious resources Badger Meter manufactures one of the broadest flow measurement portfolios to help you measure what matters leading to a better bottom line and a better world We help you leave a mark to be proud of Minimize Waste Maximize Efficiency Leave a Better Footprint Badger Meter Contact The Supplier Contact Details Company Profile MORE FROM Badger Meter Contact Details Company Name Badger Meter

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