Entries by Lauren Brown

Case Study: AMI Deployment In A High Growth Town

SINGLE NETWORK WATER AND ELECTRIC – AMI DEPLOYMENT IN A HIGH-GROWTH TOWN After two years of planning and solution selection, the Town of Clayton, based in the Raleigh-metro area, was ready to move forward with implementation of advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) serving both water and electric utilities. MeterSYS guided them from feasibility to implementation resulting […]

Happy Birthday, Mr. Newman

You might have known Paul Newman was a famous actor and founder of Newman’s Own food company, but did you know he was also a race car driver, double-majored in drama and economics, served in the Navy and saw action in the Pacific in WWII, and was on Broadway before he made it to Hollywood? […]

MeterSYS Continues the Global Run 4 Water Tradition

One important element missing from my run Saturday morning, other than oxygen in my lungs, was music. Spotify is my most-used app and I have a playlist for just about everything, so of course I had customized tunes to cover the sound of my heavy breathing. However, Lisa and I both decided to do the […]

Louisville – Good Water and Good Bourbon

On a recent family vacation, we traveled to Kentucky to tour Bourbon Country. Using an Airbnb in Louisville as our home base for 4 days, we drank our way around the region and discovered that not only is their bourbon fantastic, but their water goes down easy, too. Derby City has an especially impressive public […]

Know Your Water

After the Flint Michigan water crisis, local municipalities have been seeing the growing concern from their citizens wanting to know the facts about their drinking water. The ability for consumers to know what is in their personal drinking water seemed like a daunting task.  While local governments make sure to test their water on a […]

What is in Your Drinking Water?

After the Flint Michigan water crisis, local municipalities are seeing the growing concern from their citizens for safe drinking water. While local governments make sure to test their water on a regular basis, it is tested from the source before traveling a long way through the pipes to reach your home. Depending on the age […]

MeterSYS Participates in Value of Water Campaign

Today is the third annual Imagine a Day Without Water, a nationwide event of education and advocacy about the value of water. Led by the Value of Water Campaign, the goal is to raise awareness about the crucial need for investment in America’s water infrastructure to ensure everyone has safe and reliable water. I don’t […]

MeterSYS Runs in the GlobalRun4Water 5k

Sunday, September 24th, the Rotary District 7710 held their 6th annual GlobalRun4Water 5k and 1-mile Water-Carry Competition.  The event was held at the WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, NC. Over the past six years, the race has raised over $70,000 which has funded water sanitation projects in the Dominican Republic, Honduras, Lebanon, Bolivia, Uganda, Haiti, […]

Clean Water With the Shake of a Bottle

  With today’s smart technology we are seeing our simple everyday items recreated into something we never thought possible. From our smart phones, to our smart cars, even our smart homes which are able to listen to any command and follow through by adjusting our thermostat and unlocking doors. Now even our simple everyday items […]