Meters, Water

Aug 9 2012

The water meter industry has manual read meters, drive-by or walk-by read meters and remote read meters. Some meters are one-way communicators and...

Aug 29 2011

Master Meter and Landis+Gyr announced a technology partnership designed to provide dynamic water measurement solutions to utilities through the...

May 7 2008

Drastic regional variations in conditions recently brought attention to the fact that overall water supply challenges in the U.S. exist. In...

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...

Feb 8 2006

As municipal budgets and utility staffing continue to decrease across the U.S., the need to account for every drop of customer water usage is...

Dec 12 2005

As the cost of water rises, an increasing number of California’s local water agencies and districts are discovering that water conservation not...

Oct 3 2005

Get out your calculator and read the fine print: “over full range” vs. “of full range.”
A common problem in water reclamation plants is...

May 11 2005

Kennewick is known as one of Washington state’s most progressive cities. Located on the banks of the Columbia River in the wine-growing region of...

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...

Jan 14 2005

The FBI and the Department of Homeland Security are helping local authorities in Sacramento after the University of California, Davis, police...

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,...

Aug 27 2004

EPA plans to examine four industry sectors for possible new or updated wastewater controls.

Under EPA’s 2004 Effluent Guidelines Plan...

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...

Aug 11 2004

In an effort to bring the district's contaminated wells back into service, the Pascoag Utility District met with the state Department of Health...

Jun 15 2004

Sonoma County residents could be forced to limit water use this summer warned the county’s leading water provider adding that the network of...

Jun 3 2004

The EPA is sponsoring two forums on the issues surrounding septic systems and other forms of decentralized wastewater treatment.
The forums...

Apr 26 2004

In response to the recent lead contaminantion in the Washington, D.C., area, Sen. James M. Jeffords will propose legislation that changes the Safe...

Apr 8 2004

Michael Faraday, with his Law of Electromagnetic Induction, could scarcely have envisioned the extent to which magnetic flowmeters (magmeters) are...

Apr 25 2003

One-size-fits-all is not in the vocabulary of most water
utilities when it comes to water service entry lines. The water service entry...