|[January 26, 2012]
Sensus Grows Global Smart Grid for Water with Introduction of Latest Smart Metering Endpoint
RALEIGH, N.C. --(Business Wire)--
Global water utilities can now leverage the latest in intelligent water
system management with the introduction of the Sensus iPERL™
smart metering endpoint for markets outside of North America. This
version of the iPERL sets a new standard in efficient water measurement
and low flow accuracy and unlocks the full potential of smart water
networks for utilities and their customers.
Using a specially designed flow tube and remanent magnetic technology,
the iPERL captures very low flows for improved leak
detection and conservation of resources. It has no moving parts,
which coupled with a unique solid state design, ensures perpetual
accuracy over the full life of the product.
"The iPERL is the cornerstone of our solution for enabling globa smart
water networks," said Peter Mainz, Sensus CEO and President. "The
technology has been proven in deployments across North America."
The iPERL endpoint is constructed with recyclable materials including a
composite, no lead body and is available in various diameters and
lengths for use in residential and commercial applications. It includes
an integrated communications capability that is configurable to meet the
requirements of unique global markets. The new iPERL enables water
Collect and share data to improve supply-demand management
Monitor the system to reduce leaks and non-accounted water
Create operational efficiencies and reduce costs
"Sensus continues to deliver solutions that enable water utilities to
improve productivity, simplify operations and better manage water
resources," said Mainz. In 2010, Sensus began shipping its iPERL
residential water endpoint to the North American market.
Sensus is a leading utility infrastructure company offering smart
meters, communication systems, software and services for the electric,
gas, and water industries. Sensus technology helps utilities drive
operational efficiency and customer engagement with applications that
include advanced meter reading, data acquisition, demand response,
distribution automation, home area networking and outdoor lighting
control. Customers worldwide trust the innovation, quality and
reliability of Sensus solutions for the intelligent use and conservation
of energy and water. Learn more at www.sensus.com.
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