Category: SmartCover Systems Blog

Sewers Can Talk.  Watch the Video of Greg Quist at Strata Data Conference

Sewers Can Talk. Watch the Video of Greg Quist at Strata Data Conference

Greg Quist, founder and CEO of SmartCover Systems,  a leader in providing monitoring solutions for water and wastewater applications, delivered an enlightening look at how technology can help communicate directly to system operators and tell them what’s happening down below.  Presented at Strata Data Conference in New York on September 11, 2018, this […]

Camp Pendleton Marine Base Uses SmartCover to Monitor Water & Wastewater Assets

Camp Pendleton Marine Base Uses SmartCover to Monitor Water & Wastewater Assets

Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton is the major West Coast base of the United States Marine Corps, located on the Southern California coast, in San Diego County, and bordered by Oceanside to the south, Cleveland National Forest, Orange and Riverside counties to the north, and Fallbrook to the east. Camp […]

Read this new Information Week article on SmartCover: IoT Meets the Sewer

Read this new Information Week article on SmartCover: IoT Meets the Sewer

We are pleased to share the latest media coverage on SmartCover Systems’ technology in this new article from Information Week. Based on an in-depth interview with Greg Quist, SmartCover CEO, the article provides a range of detail on how SmartCover works and the application arenas in which it can be applied […]

SmartCover Systems sponsors breakfast for Utility Leaders at WEFTEC

SmartCover Systems sponsors breakfast for Utility Leaders at WEFTEC

SmartCover is pleased to host and participate as an expert panel shares strategies for future-proofing your collection systems. Join us in New Orleans for Future-Proofing our Collection Systems A GlobalWaterWorks Breakfast, sponsored by SmartCover Systems Marriott New Orleans 859 Convention Center Boulevard New Orleans, Louisiana 70130 Wednesday, October 3, 2018 […]

Sending Your Wet Weather Problem Back To The Cloud(s)

Sending Your Wet Weather Problem Back To The Cloud(s)

Read the new article by SmartCover Systems CEO, Greg Quist, in Water Online Below are some key points: By design, a sewer collection system is distributed — reaching the full breadth and extent of a community.  This has complicated ability to acquire real-time operational data. Rapid innovation in sensors and […]

SmartCover Flow Monitoring Helps Rohnert Park, CA Identify and Prosecute Illegal Dumping into Sewer

SmartCover Flow Monitoring Helps Rohnert Park, CA Identify and Prosecute Illegal Dumping into Sewer

Over the past few years, Rohnert Park public works staff had been dealing with a series of mysterious intermittent blockages of sewer lines in a specific neighborhood. The sewer backup incidents were first seen in December 2015.  A thorough cleaning of the associated sewer main seemed to resolve the problem.  […]

Greg Quist to Present “Sewers Can Talk” at Strata Data Conference, NYC

Greg Quist to Present “Sewers Can Talk” at Strata Data Conference, NYC

SmartCover Systems,  a leader in providing monitoring solutions for water and wastewater applications, is delighted to announce that Greg Quist, its founder and CEO, and Chairman of the Urban Water Institute, will be speaking at Strata Data Conference in New York on September 11, 2018. In his case study entitled, “Sewers […]

New EPA Study on Smart Data Infrastructure Spotlights SmartCover Customers

New EPA Study on Smart Data Infrastructure Spotlights SmartCover Customers

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has just released a comprehensive 58-page report on “Smart Data Infrastructure for Wet Weather Control and Decision Support”. Summary of the report is as follows: Rain and snowmelt (referred to as wet weather conditions) can significantly increase flows at wastewater treatment facilities, creating operational challenges […]

City of Toronto Begins Project Deploying SmartCover Systems

City of Toronto Begins Project Deploying SmartCover Systems

The City of Toronto, ON is well into a pilot project of deploying SmartCover remote monitoring systems in critical flood-prone locations and is seeing very positive results.  Based on initial results, Toronto is looking at deploying SmartCovers throughout the city to help monitor and manage water, wastewater, flooding and other […]

I & I Magazine article on Grand Prairie, TX Using SmartCover for Comprehensive Planning to Avoid I&I Build Up

I & I Magazine article on Grand Prairie, TX Using SmartCover for Comprehensive Planning to Avoid I&I Build Up

Read this article in I&I Magazine that shows how Grand Prairie, TX is reaping positive results with SmartCover Systems. Comprehensive Planning:Grand Prairie’s big-picture approach solves many problems, including inflow and infiltration. Highlights from the article:If your utility is like Grand Prairie, Texas, the solution to limiting I&I may not be […]