Author Archives: Michael Dennis

Solving the off-cycle meter read challenge

Are unscheduled reads causing your manual meter reading team pain? Is cost-effectively dealing with out-of-cycle reads a logistical puzzle that’s hard to answer? As a utility company’s ‘cash register’, the speed, accuracy and quality of meter reading has an immense impact on your ability to satisfy customers and build a profitable business. Where the cash […]

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CUSTOMER The Hororata Golf Club’s 18 hole course is set across river terraces of the Selwyn River, and is situated in the small rural town of Glentunnel, 57km west of Christchurch. With a picturesque course, the 71 par facility is used by local players and tourists. ISSUES The course was not monitoring water usage and […]

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Is Our Thirst a Threat to Canterbury’s Prosperity?

By Bruce Franks – CEO DataCol Group (from Canterbury Today April/May issue – page 73) The Crusader’s incredible performance in 2011 was due to two factors: they acknowledged and accepted the devastation caused by the earthquakes, but at the same time kept focussing on the fundamentals of what makes a successful rugby team. As a […]

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