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Avoid Expensive Repairs with Proactive Sewer Flow Monitoring

The demand for sanitary sewer system maintenance and flow monitoring has never been stronger, as municipalities bear the burden and expense of ever-stricter wastewater treatment standards. Sewer system degeneration, flaws and flow difficulties can all be detected with regular inspection. As a solution, municipalities can take preventative measures to preserve their sanitary sewage systems in … Continued

Itron and Utilismart Join Forces to Enhance Metering Solutions

Itron, a prominent global provider of standard, advanced and smart meters, recently teamed with Utilismart Corporation to improve comprehensive metering solutions for cooperative and municipal electricity utilities. Utilismart is a leading developer of innovative smart metering solutions. By embracing smart grid capabilities, the company aids small and medium-sized utilities in their digital transformation. Itron and … Continued

5 Things to Know About Cone Meters

Cone meters have been around since the 1980s, putting them on the map as one of the most useful industrial meters for over 30 years. However, they often get confused with other technologies, but knowing how cone meters work can make a big difference in understanding flow meters.   McCrometer, Inc. invented and patented the … Continued

Avanti Company to Sell EMP Defense Products

Starting very soon, the Avanti Company, which also sells flow meters, will be selling EMP Defense products. The company, based in Michigan, sells industrial and commercial lightning protection, allowing you to protect valuable assets. The advanced lightning suppression technology balances the electromagnetic field and eliminates the factors that cause lighting before it strikes.    With … Continued

Utility Meters from McCrometer for Water Plants

The Avanti Company offers multiple types of products for both water plants and utility distribution systems. Flow meters in this collection offer wide-ranging flow rates for pipes ranging from 2″ to 144″ and fit almost all applications. We are proud to represent companies like McCrometer and Water Specialities. Applications include propeller, flanged electromagnetic flow, differential … Continued

How to Keep Your Meters in Good Shape

Keeping up-to-date with your meters and testing services is an important part of ensuring the longevity of your systems. Regular testing can help detect a number of issues, such as leaks before they advance and prove costly and inefficient. Avanti Company is happy to offer plenty of services for flow meters and more.   On … Continued

What is AMI? (Advanced Metering Infrastructure)

Advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) is an integrated system that utilizes equipment and management systems for information and communications to collect the amount of water used by customers, averaging the data in real-time. AMI often uses radio-based technology to read water meters. This eliminates the use of manual meters. When discussing AMIs, there are four main … Continued

New Contract Between Itron and United Utilities in England

Itron recently announced that they had signed a contract with United Utilities to deploy their next-generation cloud-based meter management solution, Temetra. With their latest technology, utilities will be equipped to read 1.6 million meters with the goal in mind to elevate the way water is delivered and managed in the northwest region of England.   … Continued

Why Flow Measurement is Important for Smart Water Meters

There has been an exponential rise in demand for flowmeters in recent years, including for use in smart water systems in both domestic and commercial use. Water consumption is on the rise worldwide, which means both flow meters and collection system meters will be on the rise to meet the high demand. Smart meters are crucial in managing the … Continued

Itron Named Visionary for 2021

Itron announced earlier this year that they had been named a Visionary in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Managed IoT Connectivity Services Worldwide’s March 2021 issue. Gartner believed that their Managed IoT connectivity service market makes way for proper data collection, analysis, and connectivity in all solutions. This is a huge honor for Itron.   Itron’s … 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