Itron, Inc. : Itron's Water Technology Selected by Sydney Water, Australia's Largest Water Utility
06/29/2012| 08:50am US/Eastern
Itron chosen for its proven meters to deliver increased reliability
Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI) announced today that on July 1, 2012, Sydney
Water, Australia's largest water utility, will begin the 3-year-long
installation of Itron's high-efficiency meters to replace old meters
that serve its residential and commercial customers in Sydney.
Sydney Water serves more than 4.6 million people, supplying about 500
billion liters of water a year to homes and businesses. The new
high-efficiency Itron meters will help Sydney Water continue to meet
rigorous national water standards.
"We are thrilled to partner with Sydney Water for the installation of
Itron's water meters," said Sheena Trumble, Itron general manager,
Australia. "As the leading global provider of water resource management
solutions, we are positioned to help Sydney Water manage supply,
optimize usage and conserve resources. The introduction of our product
will enable Sydney Water to take advantage of our innovative automated
and advanced metering solutions in the future."
Itron is dedicated to solving water providers' supply and distribution
challenges in Australia. Our work with the Town of Port Douglas, the
City of Kalgoorlie, City West Water, South East Water, Yarra Valley
Water and Barwon Water are key examples of Itron's ability to deliver
proven technology that meets the unique needs of the country.
Itron is a leading provider of energy and water resource management
solutions for nearly 8,000 utilities around the world. We offer
end-to-end solutions that include electricity, gas, water and thermal
energy measurement and control technology; communications systems;
software; and professional services. With more than 9,000 employees
doing business in more than 130 countries, Itron empowers utilities to
responsibly and efficiently manage energy and water resources. To
realize a sustainable future, start here: www.itron.com.
Sharelynn Moore, 509-891-3524
President, Corporate Communications
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