Water Loss and Leak Detection White Papers, Case Studies, and Application Notes

  1. Leak Detection Using Conductivity
    11/11/2013

    Virtually all industries from food and beverage to chemical processing use heat exchangers, condensers,or jacketed vessels. Leakage of the process into the cooling water represents a loss of product and can be a source of fouling or corrosion in the cooling water system.

  2. Echologics LeakTuner - Acoustic Leak Listening Device Datasheet
    4/11/2011

    Accurate and innovative, the LeakTuner leak-listening device locates leaks in water distribution pipelines. The range can be set to eliminate other sources of noise to discern even the quietest leaks. 

  3. Wireless PRV Monitoring Application Note
    11/21/2013

    Pressure reducing valves (PRVs) are used throughout water distribution systems to reduce pipeline pressure to a predetermined set point. This decreases water loss and prevents pipe breaks.

  4. Echologics Triumphs Over Other Leak Detection Systems In American Leak Detection’s 'Battle Of The Correlators'
    9/9/2011
    In order to determine which correlators will help its specialists to most accurately and efficiently detect leaks on metallic and polyvinyl chloride (PVC) pipes in various scenarios, American Leak Detection conducted “The Battle of the Correlators,” a side-by-side field evaluation of eight different leak detection correlators. By Echologics
  5. NRW Change Management Index: An Innovative Approach For Non-Revenue Water Management
    3/19/2014

    In recent years, the reduction of water losses has become a burning issue within the water industry and utilities, either for financial or ecological reasons, are under increasing pressure to enhance resource efficiency. However, practitioners know that assessing and monitoring the performance of water loss reduction programs is a real challenge, and what at first may sound like a simple task, in practice turns out to be a rather complex undertaking. By Monika Konatar and Dr. Thomas Schiller

  6. Echologics: Jalur Cahaya Sdn Bhd Turns To Echologics For Acoustic Leak Detection
    9/3/2012

    Jalur Cahaya Sdn Bhd (JCSB) is a full-service environmental engineering company that helps Malaysian water utilities reduce non-revenue water (NRW).

  7. The Power Of MLOG Leak Detection
    12/20/2011
    Connellsville, located along the steep Youghiogheny River Valley in Southwestern Pennsylvania, was founded in 1806, and by the late 1800s, became a leading region of coal extraction. The water distribution system was constructed in1880.
  8. Leak Detection Theory: Optimizing Performance With MLOG
    12/20/2011
    Detecting leaks in a water distribution system is based upon measuring sound vibrations that travel down distribution pipes.
  9. How Advanced Metering Infrastructure Controls Water Losses
    11/7/2016

    Leakage is one of the primary concerns for water utilities worldwide, yet North American investment in water loss has, historically, not addressed the problem with sufficient urgency or expertise. Slowly, the regulatory lag to efficiently control leakage is beginning to shift, however.

  10. Worry-Free Water Metering With Advanced Electromagnetic Technology
    2/24/2017

    Accurate measurement of water consumption across a large metropolitan area is no easy task, but for a water company it can mean the difference between profitability and throwing money down the drain. That’s why City West Water, a major water supplier to residential, commercial and industrial sites in and around the city of Melbourne, Australia, has been working with Siemens for more than a decade to install SITRANS F M MAG 8000 electromagnetic water meters at high-consumption sites and in fire service applications.