Metron Farnier News

Introducing! The Water Industries First Cellular Enabled Hydrant Water Meter, Released March 2017

The new “cash register” for utility hydrant applications. No more lost water, missing meters, or manual meter reads. The act of chasing billing issues for hydrant water-use is over.

Metron’s Hydrant Meter, utilizing the Verizon Cellular Network, will give you our Waterscope Data Analytics Technology and secure Microsoft Azure Cloud-based storage at your finger tips. This data seamlessly integrates into your existing billing system.

Solve your Hydrant billing issue’s with a Voyager Hydrant Meter today.

New Product Release!  The Altair Meter  April, 2017

A new low, in low flow. The Rotary Piston meter has extreme low flow sensitivity Measuring 1/30th of a gallon per minute. Paired with Metrons VN cellular enabled register and 1 minute data points pulled into our Waterscope technology. This is the Industries most analytic water meter.


Waterscope Utility and Consumer Portals include:
Automatic email notifications for conditions such as leaks, intermittent leaks, high usage, back flow and zero usage. Waterscope now offers a mapping interface and powerful segmentation features.

Our VN registers will retrofit onto most water meters already installed and turn your existing manual read or fixed network water meter into a cellular enabled Smart Water Meter. Giving you access to the powerful Analytics of our Waterscope cloud based web portal.

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Watersmart Innovations 2017 Conference and Exposition

October 4-6

Recognized as the world’s preeminent urban water efficiency conference and exposition, WSI is presented by the Southern Nevada Water Authority in conjunction with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s WaterSense Program, the Alliance for Water Efficiency, the American Water Works Association, and other leading national and international organizations.

South Point Hotel and Conference Center

9777 Las Vegas Blvd South
Las Vegas, NV 89183

Water Pro – National Rural Water Association

September 18th-20th

WaterPro is the annual conference of the National Rural Water Association and is designed to bring together water and wastewater utility systems – large and small, municipal and rural – for sessions in operations, management, boardsmanship and governance.

Come see Metron Farnier’s CEO Matt Laird present on “Advanced Metering Analytics” Monday, September 18, 2017: 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Grand Sierra Resort, 2500 E 2nd St, Reno, Nevada 89595

American Water Works Association
Annual 2018 Conference:

June 11-18, 2018

The American Water Works Association’s Annual Conference & Exposition (ACE) is the only conference covering every segment of the water business. We invite you to join us and 12,000+ dedicated water professionals as we help define the future of the water profession.

June 11-18, 2018

Las Vegas, Nevada

Venue TBD