Technology consultancy Sentec has won a technology award in the United States for developing a low cost meter for the utilities industry.
Sentec wins U.S. award for meter
The Cambridge-based company developed the iCon meter for their partners Invensys Metering Systems (IMS) and it won Frost and Sullivan's market engineering award.
The digital electric meter incorporates sensor and data convertor technology to collect detailed information from gas and water meters and transfer it via automated reading systems.
IMS estimate the meter has a market value of $400 million in the U. S. alone.
Sentec is one of Europe's fastest- growing technology companies and was in the latest Deloitte & Touche Fast 50.
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