Water Industry’s First Test Bench & Software Solution to be Compliance with Technology Standard
For Immediate Release
OCALA, Fla., October 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – MARS Company, a global leader in water meter testing and technology solutions, announced today that it is compliant with the American National Standard Institute (ANSI) /American Water Works Association (AWWA) C715-18 standard for “Cold-Water Meters-Electromagnetic and Ultrasonic Type, for Revenue Application”. The purpose of the C715-18 Standard is to provide the minimum requirements for potable cold-water meters of the electromagnetic and ultrasonic type for revenue applications. The MARS Test Bench and M3 Enterprise Software product line are the industry’s first, and only water meter test bench & software solution to be compliance with the C715-18 standard.
The C715-18 standard is effective October 1, 2018 and the first edition was approved by: (i) the AWWA Board of Directors June 9, 2018 and, (ii) ANSI June 15, 2018.
“MARS Company takes great pride in our industry and technology leadership position as further evidenced by compliance to this important water-meter industry standard. MARS Company continues to drive product and industry leadership through our participation and valuable contributions as a member of the AWWA Standards Committee on Water Meters” said Mike Mastic, VP of Test Bench Systems at MARS Company. Mr. Mastic also serves as a member and secretary of the AWWA Standards Committee on Water Meters.
MARS Company will be exhibiting at AWWA CA-NV Fall Conference, October 21-24 in Rancho Mirage CA at booth #108.
For more information about MARS Company and its Test Bench and M3 Enterprise Software, please visit www.MARSwater.com.
About MARS Company
MARS Company is a global leader in water meter testing and technology solutions. With more than 30 years of experience assisting municipal and private utilities throughout the world, MARS has a long track record of success. MARS core business and expertise include patented water meter testing systems & software technology and water system specialty products. Innovative thinking allows MARS to leverage its unique, proprietary technology, patent positioning, manufacturing infrastructure and worldclass management strength, to further position itself as the leader in the water industry.
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