Badger Meter awarded three-year contract with American Water for metering solutions
Badger Meter will supply a complete portfolio of residential and commercial water meters, meter reading and analytics technologies to American Water.
MILWAUKEE, Feb. 1, 2016 -- Badger Meter, Inc. today announced it has been awarded a three-year contract to supply water meters and metering systems to American Water, the nation’s largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company.
Badger Meter will supply a complete portfolio of residential and commercial water meters, meter reading and analytics technologies to American Water. This includes its innovative BEACON® Advanced Metering Analytics (AMA) cloud-based managed system including the EyeOnWater® consumer engagement application, ORION® two-way meter reading solutions including cellular endpoints, E-Series® Ultrasonic meters, and full line of high resolution encoders and Recordall® disc meters.
“Our broad and deep product portfolio will enable American Water to select the meters and meter reading technology that meets their specific needs. From reliable, accurate meters to proven meter reading systems and powerful data analytics, we help water utilities to understand, monitor and manage their operations, improve customer service and conserve precious resources,” said Richard A. Meeusen, chairman, president and CEO of Badger Meter.
“We selected Badger Meter to help us provide reliable and consistent service to our customers across our large and diverse set of regional operations. With regulated operations in 16 states, it was important for us to work with a company with a reputation for reliability and a broad mix of water metering solutions. Badger Meter will help us to continue to deliver safe, clean, reliable and affordable water and water services to customers across our footprint while providing exceptional customer service,” said Todd S. Smith, vice president, supply chain, American Water.
Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
About American Water
Founded in 1886, American Water is the largest publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company. With headquarters in Voorhees, N.J., the company employs approximately 6,800 dedicated professionals who provide drinking water, wastewater and other related services to an estimated 15 million people in 47 states and Ontario, Canada. More information can be found at www.amwater.com.
About Badger Meter
Badger Meter is an innovator in flow measurement, control and communications solutions, serving water utilities, municipalities, and commercial and industrial customers worldwide. The Company’s products measure water, oil, chemicals, and other fluids, and are known for accuracy, long-lasting durability and for providing valuable and timely measurement data. For more information, visit www.badgermeter.com.