Meter Reading Instruments

Feb 7 2012
Speaking before an audience at the National Assn. of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC) Winter Committee meeting in Washington, D.C., Aqua...
Feb 9 2009
While vacationing in Mexico last month, I met a friendly Canadian from Calgary who—among general conversations about the sunny weather and great food...
Sep 7 2006
With one of the widest product portfolios in the water metering industry, AMCO Water Metering Systems’ manual inventory management processes were...
Aug 22 2006
Addressing Your Meter Needs Welcome to our second annual Meter Source supplement. As I told those of you who were expecting the Meter Source earlier...
Aug 7 2006
Flowmeters help Allen County, Ohio, solve I&I problem A long-range inflow and infiltration (I&I) plan is currently underway in Allen County,...
Aug 7 2006
The Las Vegas Valley Water District (LVVWD) is a not-for-profit agency that provides water to much of the Las Vegas valley. Since 1998, the region...
Aug 7 2006
Most water utilities that were early adopters of automatic meter reading (AMR) technology are now fretting about battery replacement. But it wasn't...
Aug 3 2006
Since the first public water systems were created in the 1800s, water meters have been installed in basements or pits to prevent freezing;...
Apr 6 2006
When it comes to radio frequency (RF) signal propagation, power utilities have it easy. Their meters sit on the side of the house, out of sight and...
May 11 2005
Life at a water utility or municipality is gaining complexity. With the cost of merely doing business rising, the supply of water shrinking, a...
May 10 2005
As part of WWD’s continuing efforts to provide customized editorial content, allow me to introduce you to the first of our 2005 supplements, the...
Feb 28 2005
GE Infrastructure, a unit of General Electric Co., and Ionics, Inc. recently completed its acquisition of Ionics, Inc, a global leader in water...
Oct 7 2004
Prior to its chlorination, viruses from human sources occur in the La Crosse, Wisc., groundwater used for the municipal drinking water supply, a new...
Sep 28 2004
After six weeks, in which four hurricanes have pounded the entire state of Florida, the system of canals, levies and man-made marshes that protects...
Sep 28 2004
The Black Lagoon on the Detroit River in Trenton, Mich., will be the first contaminated sediment site to be cleaned up under the Great Lakes Legacy...
Sep 27 2004
After nearly a year of extensive testing, Castle Springs Bottled Water has a permit to extract 240,000 gallons of water daily. Castle Springs, which...
Sep 23 2004
The EPA has fined a Greenville, N.H., food company $190,000 for Clean Water Act violations that caused substantial harm to a brook over many years....
Sep 23 2004
East Bay Municipal Utility District officials said Wednesday that local water is safe to drink, despite having a strange taste and odor. District...
Sep 10 2004
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency selected an amended cleanup plan to address groundwater contamination at the Tucson International Airport...
Aug 12 2004
What’s the key to a smooth-running AMR installation? Cross-functional planning and plenty of information system (IS) talent. That mix delivers...