Jan 06, 2009

AWWA Webcast to Focus on Advanced Metering Infrastructure

Jan. 28 webcast will present benefits of using advanced metering infrastructure

Water professionals will learn from subject matter experts about the benefits of using mobile technologies during an American Water Works Association (AWWA) webcast taking place at 1 p.m. E.S.T. on Jan. 28.

Recent research shows that organizations using mobile technologies reap benefits such as reduced employee overtime and data entry time, decreased mileage and an increased number of jobs completed. The webcast, “Advanced Metering Infrastructure for the Water Industry,” will explore these benefits, and subject matter experts will share their experience with advanced metering infrastructure.

Presenters include:
&#149 Darron Poulsen, a customer service officer with the Cucamonga Valley Water District in Southern California, will talk about the evolution of Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) in the water industry.
&#149 David Wallenstein, an associate engineer with East Bay Municipal Utility District in Oakland, Calif.,, will discuss AMI and conservation.
&#149 David Hughes, an infrastructure engineer with American Water in Voorhees, N.J., will share his knowledge about leak detection.

For more information and registration details, go to www.awwa.org/education/webcasts .