Ain Defla, Algeria and Liberty Lake, WA, U.S.A. — (METERING.COM) — May 15, 2012 – Algeria’s ENAMC (National Company of Measurement and Control Instruments) is to deploy Itron’s large scale, C&I advanced data collection system over the next 18 months to support the modernization of the electricity network and enable commercial and industrial clients to better manage their electricity consumption.
ENAMC, a subsidiary of Sonelgaz, will use the smart metering technology at 58 distribution centers across the country.
ENAMC will locally produce tens of thousands of meters. Itron will also supply the associated modems, and each center will be equipped with Itron’s data collection system and the IT servers required to run the system.
“Itron is proud to be selected by ENAMC to contribute to modernizing Algeria’s commercial and industrial metering system,” commented William Hosono, managing director, Itron Electricity Southern European and AFM.