Buried cable and pipe location Information is a most important ingredient in any undertaking. It permits planning an afternoon’s work or planning a multimillion rand project. The difficulty of obtaining information about buried utility lines is that nothing is visible. Drawings, plans or information should always be obtained but they may be faulty or incomplete. […]
Month: October 2020
Water scarcity is a major challenge in South Africa that also represents a substantial opportunity for investors and businesses in the water sector. Water scarcity has been a key driver for investment in the Western Cape water sector due to severe drought conditions and expected longer-term water constraints in the region. GreenCape non-profit organisation drives
Western Cape’s water crisis draws attention The Western Cape has had all eyes on it as the province is currently suffering with the effects of the worst drought in about 100 years. Ministers and political parties have all weighed in on the province’s water crisis and said it is a major cause for concern. Raymond
ZONESCAN ALPHA– PERMANENT NETWORK MONITORING The installation of the system is performed or supervised by GUTERMANN in order to ensure optimal coverage of the targeted pipe network and reliable communication. No further human field intervention is necessary for accurate leak detection, as leaks will be automatically identified and pinpointed. The leakage manager is notified within
Published in The Times – special report on “The Future of Water” by Raconteur One third of the world’s drinking water is lost from leaking pipes, however effective tools to stop this are available today Water loss through leaks and non-revenue water are a global issue of monumental scale. A 2018 Consumer Council for Water
White Paper by Achim Hugger, CTO of GUTERMANN. THE FUTURE OF LEAK DETECTION STARTS TODAY For many water engineers, the day in the office begins with a look at the screen. They can analyse the results of the nightly measurements of their freshwater pipelines in a few minutes and make important decisions for the day.