During the period of three years,Sensus iPERL smart water meters to cut down non-revenue water by around 50 per cent
The brand of Xylem,Sensus has recently announced that it will deploy iPERL smart water meters for Pune Municipal Corporation’s (PMC) water distribution project.It has been selected as a technology partner of Larsen & Toubro (L&T) to the successful implementation of 24×7 water distribution project.
With this project,PMC aims to ensure continuous water supply and reduce the wastage of water. The civic body has invested more than 275,000 Sensus iPERL smart water meters for monitoring, managing and measuring activities across its network.
V. G. Kulkarni, Chief Engineer, PMC, said that they are extremely proud to be the first Indian city to deploy cutting-edge smart water meters. This is just the first step on their journey towards making Pune a more sustainable and self-sufficient city committed to conserving water. They were confident that Sensus is the right partner to achieve goals.
Tom Mills, Vice President, Strategic Solutions, Sensus, stated that the investment in smart technology presents a tremendous opportunity for PMC to gain an in-depth understanding of the network and respond accordingly to improve its performance. They are delighted to be working with PMC and L&T and hope other cities follow in their footsteps.
Pune is the first city in India to implement a programme that is aligned with the Smart City Mission.