Telematics Wireless Secures Contract in The Fast Growing Smart Meter Market
Telematics Wireless Ltd, a subsidiary ST Electronics (Info-Comm Systems) Pte., has been awarded a contract by Arad Technologies Ltd to supply Automatic Meter Reading (AMR) radio transceivers for Arad's DIALOG 3G® AMR solutions. The supply cooperation agreement between Arad and Telematics Wireless takes effect immediately and extends to 2015.
Radio transceivers are a key component in smart AMR meters which are used to monitor water, electricity or gas usage. Telematics Wireless AMR radio transceivers are unique as they safely incorporate all electronics, battery and antenna in the meter register without the need for external wires or connections. The AMR radio transceiver boasts a modular and open architecture design that integrates seamlessly with various deployments such as mobile/drive-by, future fixed based network and Advanced Meter Infrastructure (AMI). By adopting cutting edge technologies, Telematics Wireless' AMR radio transceivers reduce installation and maintenance costs for utility providers. The miniaturized radio transceivers are able to operate for up to 10 years on an internal battery; providing reliable, accurate meter readings and automatically detect leaks, back-flow and any attempt at tampering. Today, more than 3 million AMR radio transceivers from Telematics Wireless have been installed worldwide.