AMR Has Arrived


Conference: Metering, Billing, CRM/CIS Americas 2003
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Presenter: Garrett Johnston
Abstract: In this paper Johnston discusses the utilities market and the market share and implementation of AMR technology, and pointing out its future usage as a widespread meter reading tool. In particular he focusses on almost all utilities using or considering AMR, small-scale deployments more popular, additional AMR units, why are utilities turning to AMR, reasons for back-to-back approach, move toward automation, vendors, trends, large utilities testing PLC and the future.