Liberty Lake, Wash., September 24, 2012 — Itron will provide its advanced metering solution to Melbourne and regional water companies in the state of Victoria in Australia.
The solution will help City West Water, South East Water, Yarra Valley Water and Barwon Water manage supply, optimize usage and conserve resources. This contract follows a three-year contract Itron completed with the four utilities to deliver water meters and the associated AMR system.
The solution consists of highly-efficient and accurate Itron residential and C&I meters equipped with communication modules, which will be installed at the four utilities over the next three years. The advanced metering solution will help support the modernization of the utilities' water networks and enable better management of water consumption data.