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, 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.

Solve your utilities 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 for account access.

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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Metron gets approval from FM for it’s 3″ and 4″ Challenger  Industrial Fire Service Meters

Metron adds the 3″ and 4″ Challenger Series Meters to round out the Industrial/Fire Service Meters already offered. Metron now has the 2″, 3″, 4″ and 6″ Challenger series and the 6″ and 8″ Enduro 2800D and 3600 available for distribution.



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

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

September 18th-20th, Reno, NV.

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


American Water Works Association
Annual 2018 Conference:

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