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Measuring Success: The Kapiti Coast experience

The March/April edition of Water New Zealand’s magazine, featured a comprehensive article on the Kapiti Coast District Council (KCDC) watering metering initiative. DataCol was able to provide some thoughts around improving the meter data collection process which the Council implemented. The experience has been invaluable for all parties involved. 23,000 water meters were installed throughout […]

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AMR: The Better Fit for Your Community?

The biggest discrepancy between AMR and AMI is AMR’s continued reliance for community Meter Readers. Although the appeal of AMI is the cost cut of a utility’s Meter Reader fleet, this methodology essentially cuts off the utility’s main connection to the community it serves. Meter Readers capturing MMR and AMR data have a presence in […]

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