Nationally, 20% of revenue is lost through defective meters.
Modern water meters are not disposable. Cost: $55-$95 each.
Modern test equipment does not cost money, it earns money.
70% of water comes through 20% of the meters. Big meters = big bucks.
Meter testing and revenue protection programs save millions. Utilities without a revenue protection and meter test program lose twice as much revenue.
Average return on investment for meter testing equipment: 5.2 months.
Average life of a water meter test system: 25 years.
Modern gravimetric testing equipment operates 5 times faster and more accurately than volumetric testing equipment. This equals lower manpower for each meter tested.