The City of Norwalk, Connecticut, Norwalk Water Pollution Control Authority (WPCA) and SUEZ enhanced the City’s environmental health and safety by integrating the latest technology and innovation — SmartCover smart sewers included.
“Another ‘smart tool’ brought in by the SUEZ is the use of smart sewer covers that have played a major role in detecting sewer overflows before they occur. Smart Manhole Cover sensors are typically installed within manholes that have a history of overflows or are close to sensitive locations, such as hospitals, schools and beaches. In the first year, the collections team in Norwalk has successfully prevented three sanitary sewer overflows and one pump station failure by using this technology.”
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