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What You Can Do to Help Make Water Meters More Accessible

Depending on its location and type, a water meter may require regular inspection. Therefore, it is essential that water meters are always accessible so that they may be inspected and analyzed promptly. Having easy access to the meter also ensures that it can be swiftly turned off in an emergency. The property owner or tenant … Continued

Three of the Most Commonly Used Water Metering Devices

The volume of water used by a residential or business facility supplied with public water is measured using a device known as a water meter. Water metes can also be used to monitor  flow of water at specific locations in the system to detect abnormal conditions. Water meter readings are the responsibility of the water … Continued

3 Reasons to Upgrade Your Flow Metering Equipment

Flow meters are no exception to the adage that all good things must come to an end. Due to the fact that routine maintenance is the most dependable method of evaluating the status of your equipment, you should be able to spot the warning signs of a meter that is not performing as intended, allowing … Continued

The Value of Meter Data in Water Utilities

Water meter data can be a utility’s best friend or its worst enemy. Collecting water data is a challenging operation for certain utilities. Antiquated technology or inaccurate meters make it difficult to get reads at all, let alone evaluate them. Analytics software can assist utilities in overcoming these obstacles and maximize the value of their … Continued

Checking for Leaks in Meters

Smart water meters are a great way to save a multitude of resources. Many cities across the globe have begun replacing their older thecnology water meters in favor of newer smart meters. Due to their  ability to detect leaks, their capability to remain accurate for the whole life of the meter, and cutting down on … Continued

Sewer Flow Monitoring with the Avanti Company

Sewer flow monitoring is a crucial complement to running an efficient utility system in large and small cities alike. Proper sewer flow monitoring helps ensure the property safety and operations of wastewater collection systems. The Avanti Company offers sewer flow monitoring services, along with industrial meters, and water meters, to utilities and private sewer operators … Continued

How Residents Can Keep Their Water Meters More Accessible

Water meters may be checked often, depending on the location and type of water meter. It is crucial that water meters are accessible at all times so that they can be quickly checked and assessed by staff. Obstructed meters mean a meter reader will have to come back to the property at a later time … Continued

The Top 3 Residential Flow Meters and Accessories

Monitoring water flow and water usage is essential for all buildings and facilities to track their consumption for conservation and budgeting purposes. Many places have local, state, and area restrictions and regulations about water consumption. Monitoring water flow with water meters can help verify the accuracy of consumption, identify leaks, conserve water, and help make … Continued

How to Know if a Flow Meter Reading is Accurate

Flow meter measurement is of the utmost importance when determining accuracy. Typically, accuracy is measured as a percentage of full scale or percentage of reading/percentage of rate. Understanding how these two methods operate will allow you insight into how water meters operate and will enable you to determine their accuracy.   The percentage of full-scale … Continued

Badge Meter Improves Hydronic System Performance at NYC Hospital

Many hospitals are working below peak efficiency, including chiller and condenser systems. This is more often than not because of poorly designed and operated maintenance practices, resulting in high energy costs and unreliable equipment with a short life span. Metropolitan hospitals need efficient procedures with heating and air conditioning (HVAC) systems to make for an … Continued

Aquatech Partners With Pani Energy to Reduce Energy Consumption

Global desalination leader Aquatech International has partnered with artificial intelligence (AI) company Pani Energy to reduce the energy consumption that comes with desalination and water security issues. Pani Energy is an AI analytics solution provider for water applications, and along with Aquatech’s proprietary LoWatt® membrane desalination process, they hope to reduce energy levels significantly.   … Continued

From The Blog

How Advanced Metering Infrastructure Contributes to Water Conservation

  In the eyes of many consumers, water is like air: vital to survival and assumed to be always accessible. They grudgingly accept the idea of paying for water, or more precisely, paying for the service of cleaning and delivering it to their tap, but it is much more difficult for them to accept the … Continued