Archive | July, 2012

Two-Way Communications Network for Gas Utilities Collects and Stores Meter Data to Improve Billing and Operations

CLEVELAND, Ohio – July 30, 2012 – The new Aclara® Series 3000 family of gas-meter transponders equips its STAR® Network advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) system with two-way communications capability, providing efficient, automatic, and hourly collection of time-stamped meter readings. The data provided by Series 3000 Meter Transmission Units (MTUs) eliminates estimated billing as well as […]

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24 Billion Dollar Proposal for California Delta Restoration, Twin Tunnel System

Gov. Jerry Brown, Interior Secty. Ken Salazar and NOAA Asst. Administrator Eric Schwaab announced plans to simultaneously provide for restoration of the fragile California Delta, while also providing water for agriculture and drinking water. Citing population growth, habitat loss, levee stability and water supply as issues, the proposed solution aims to provide parallel remedies. “A […]

PUB (Singapore) Selects Echologics for Pipe Condition Assessment

ATLANTA, July 11, 2012–Echologics will help PUB (Singapore) to assess the condition of its water transmission mains with Echologics’ acoustic pipe Condition Assessment service. A division of Mueller Co., Echologics is a developer and leading provider of acoustic-based technologies for water loss management, leak detection, and pipe condition assessment. PUB is Singapore’s national water agency […]

Mueller Service Co. to Help the City of Cocoa, Florida, Assess and Maintain its Water Infrastructure

PLANT CITY, FL July 12, 2012 – The City of Cocoa Utilities Department has entered into a professional services contract with Mueller Service Co. to provide fire hydrant and valve assessment, maintenance, repair and replacement services throughout the City’s service area. A division of Mueller Co., Mueller Service Co. is a leading provider of discrete […]

EPA Announces $950,000 for Green Infrastructure Projects

Since 2007, EPA has actively engaged with public and private partners to promote the implementation of sustainable stormwater infrastructure. EPA renewed its commitment to green infrastructure in April of 2011 with the release of an updated Strategic Agenda and the initiation of 10 community partnerships. EPA recognizes local practitioners as the leaders in the implementation of multi-functional green infrastructure and seeks to foster continued innovation through information exchange and the removal of key barriers.

New High Performance Transit-Time Flowmeter

10-Path, High Accuracy Flowmeter for Unique Applications West Wareham, MA (July 10, 2012) Accusonic® Technologies, a Division of ADS® LLC, today announces the new high performance Accusonic Model 8510 a multiple-path, transit-time flowmeter. This high-accuracy, backward compatible meter is designed to conquer challenging installation and measurement requirements associated with large pipes and channels in a […]