Article | September 3, 2019

Pressure Data Is Critical To Predicting Distribution Systems Issues

Source: Sensus, a Xylem brand

Fluctuations in pressure are the best indicator that a problem is brewing in a water distribution system, so monitoring pressure at strategic points can provide valuable insight about potential leaks. However, this isn’t as easy as it sounds. The good news is that technology is available to gather pressure data that can be used to enhance service and improve asset management without a large capital investment by utilities.