In the News

Telstra's NB-IoT turns on waters savings for Bundaberg Council

Following Telstra’s announcement of its narrowband Internet of Things (NB-IoT) network being switched on across Australia in September, Bundaberg Regional Council will now be one of the first to turn on their NB-IoT enabled smart water meters as part of their strategy to increase water efficiency across its region.

03 Dec 2018

In the News

NEWS FLASH - Bundaberg City Council chooses NB-IoT enabled NUmeter for latest smart metering trials

Following Bundaberg City Council’s recent press release on 29 November 2018, we are delighted to announce that WaterGroups NB-IoT ready smart water meter , aka the NUmeter, has been successfully chosen to be piloted across properties in Bundaberg’s CBD.

29 Nov 2018

In the News

KPMG IoT Innovation Expo Series 2018 - Smart Power, Water and Utilities

The Internet of Things (IoT) landscape continues to evolve at pace, unlocking opportunities to transform operational efficiency, automate processes, improve customer experience and deliver economic outcomes across multiple domains including ‘smart’ power, water and utilities.

20 Jul 2018

Published Articles

News Flash - Sydney Water first to get NUmeter

We are excited to announce that our first commercially sold NB-IoT enabled NUmeters recently arrived for Sydney Water. This is yet another step towards Sydney Water becoming a truly digital Utility.

18 Jul 2018

In the News

Top 7 Reasons, Why the NUmeter?

1. With the logging and communication fully integrated into the meter, Utilities can now do away with the need to attach a logger to an existing mechanical meter to make it smart. 2. Up until now Water Utilities have only been able to connect their water metering devices to a single proprietary vendor. With the Numeter, Utilities have the flexibility of an open communications and network architecture. The NUmeter utilises globally standardised communication technologies such as the NB-IoT and Sigfox wireless networks and the LwM2M application protocol.

17 Jul 2018

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

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