For those unable to attend, the Internet of Things (IoT) was firmly part of the conversation at this year’s American Water Works Association’s (AWWA) Annual Convention and Exposition (ACE) in Philadelphia. If you haven’t heard the term, you’re going to hear a lot more of it in the years ahead. None more so than in the world of water distribution systems where it can provide real-time reporting to utility managers charged with systems upkeep, maintenance and reliability.
Water Online sat down with David Johnston, Director of Technical Services for Echologics Engineering, to hear how IoT is informing the company’s product development, including the Echo Shore DX, a standalone Internet-enabled leak detection system.
To listen to Johnston discussing many of the complexities of leak detection and what is now possible with IoT-enabled devices, click here: