Accurate and dependable water metering is more important than ever for today’s water utilities. When making meter selection decisions, utilities have a variety of technology choices for residential metering. These options include mechanical meter technologies like positive displacement and static meter technologies such as fluidic oscillator, ultrasonic and electromagnetic.
Several parameters factor into such selection decisions and it’s important to understand how each technology performs within the key parameters. After all, choosing the right meter technology may result in increased revenue, improved customer service, conservation of critical water resources and environmental sustainability.
After reading this white paper, you will have a better understanding of:
- The performance differences between mechanical and static meter technologies;
- Key parameters to consider for residential water metering technology selection decisions; and
- How residential meters have advanced with smart meter capabilities.