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Guest Commentary: AMI/AMR Standardization

Implementing automatic meter reading (AMR) and advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) has been shown to help water utilities reduce operating expenses, increase revenue, refine rate structures, prioritize projects, communicate with customers, and inform conservation programs. However, utilities deciding whether to deploy these technologies are faced with a lack of standards as well as incompatibilities between systems […]

CH2M HILL major partner on team awarded $80-million contract for biosolids upgrades with the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission

DENVER, July 25, 2013 – CH2M HILL (, a global full-service consulting, design, construction and operations firm, as part of a team with Brown and Caldwell, has been awarded an $80-million contract by the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) to provide planning and engineering services for the Southeast Plant Biosolids Digester Facilities Project, a […]

FATHOM Contract for Additional Services Approved By City of Torrance, California

PHOENIX – October 3, 2012 – GWR Global Water Resources Corp. (TSX: GWR)  and Global Water Resources, Inc. (“Global Water”) today announced that city council for the City of Torrance, California (the “City”) approved a multi-year contract with Global Water that expands the use of FATHOM™ across the City’s wastewater service connections. The comprehensive customer […]

The Town of La Plata Selects Mueller Systems for Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) and Remote Disconnect Meters (RDM)

CLEVELAND, N.C., Aug. 29, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Town of La Plata, Md. will upgrade its water system with Mueller Systems’ state-of-the-art advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) network and remote disconnect meters (RDM). Mueller Systems is a leading provider of innovative water infrastructure products and services and technologically advanced metering systems for water, electric and […]

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Wichita to Update 152,000 Water Meters

Following a study conducted by Arcadis, Wichita public works & utilities department will invest $32M over five years to modernize water meters throughout its service area. The new meters will replace outdated meters, some of which are over 40 years old. Wichita looks to improve efficiency, worker safety in accuracy through its new AMR system. […]