Published Articles

Utilities Across Australia Investigating NB-IoT

Utilities across Australia are currently investigating NB-IoT and other protocols in the viability of digital meter upgrades. Hear from WaterGroup and some of Australia’s biggest utilities on the emergence of the NUmeter and where it’s heading.

24 May 2018

Press releases

NUmeter partnership set to tackle Australia's major water challenges

WaterGroup, one of the largest integrated water savings companies in Australia, and global metering manufacturer HZ Metering have officially announced a partnership to distribute a new smart water meter in the Australian market. Called the Network-ready Ultrasonic smart water meter (NUmeter), this meter is the first commercially available ultrasonic smart water meter to have an IoT type network communications module like NB-IoT, Sigfox or LoRaWAN fully integrated into it. “The NUmeter will enable WaterGroup to help tackle two of the major challenges facing Australian utilities,” says Guenter Hauber-Davidson, the Managing Director of WaterGroup.

17 May 2018

Press releases

WaterGroup & Telstra make NB-IoT Water Meters a Reality

NB-IoT enabled smart water meters are now a reality for utilities, following Telstra’s announcement of its narrowband Internet of Things (NB-IoT) network going live across all major cities in Australia last week.

22 Jan 2018

In the News

NB-IoT makes smart metering as easy as connecting to a mobile phone

Australian integrated corporate water savings company WaterGroup has launched Australias first NarrowBand Internet of Things (NB-IoT) ultrasonic, intelligent water meters - and connecting it is as easy as connecting a mobile phone.

14 Nov 2017

In the News

Practical IoT for Water and Solar PV Webinar

WaterGroup along with other experts in the IoT sector are hosting a two-part webinar to unpack the constantly evolving landscape and ecosystem of IoT – sensors, connectivity, integration platforms, and applications. Well provide real-life examples to show how IoT is boosting the performance of assets and facilities in Australian organisations.

06 Nov 2017

Press releases

WaterGroup Launches NB-IoT Smart Water Meter

01 Nov 2017

Press releases

WaterGroup Plumbers Club Press Release

WaterGroup joins forces with plumbers to deliver major water savings.

16 Oct 2017

In the News

Saving a billion litres of water with IoT-based services

Saving a billion litres of water with IoT-based services

11 Sep 2017

In the News

NSW DPI Announces $1B Co-funding Program Targeting Water Projects

DPI (Department of Primary Industries) has announced the Safe and Secure Water Program, a $1 billion NSW Government co-funding program that will target water and sewerage projects in regional NSW. It will ensure infrastructure meets contemporary standards for water security, public health, environmental and safety outcomes into the future. EOI open now.

07 Sep 2017

Press releases

WaterGroup Partners with Reekoh

WaterGroup will licence Reekoh’s IoT open integration platform – for use within its range of smart metering and water savings services – on a multi-year deal.

07 Sep 2017

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