US Utility Contract for Gas Meter Reading Awarded


Utility Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) has signed a five-year contract with Hexagram Inc., manufacturer of wireless fixed network AMR systems, for Hexagram to supply its STAR® AMR system to read all the utility’s residential and commercial gas meters automatically.

PG&E’s gas service area covers 6,500 square miles; the utility is implementing AMR to improve its service levels to customers.