Sanepar expands water meter order with Elster


São Paulo, Brazil and Luton, England — (METERING.COM) — March 1, 2013 – Brazilian water utility Companhia de Saneamento do Paraná (Sanepar) is to be supplied with more than 105,000 single-jet water meters from Elster over the next three months.

This follows Sanepar’s selection of Elster in January 2012 to supply 52,000 water meters to accurately bill customers for water usage and identify leaks within the distribution system.

“The Sanepar deployment demonstrates Elster’s continued commitment to providing accurate, high quality water meters to the Latin American market as utilities strive to improve water conservation and management,” commented Jerry Lauzze, chief executive officer, Water.
Sanepar, located in Curitiba city in the State of Paraná, has more than three million water meters installed. The new S120 single-jet water meters will provide accurate measurement of water consumption across its residential customer base.