reading goes local
DataCol NZ Ltd has won the contract to
read the district’s water meters over the next three
“Their bid was highly competitive and represents
very good value for Kapiti residents,” said Mayor Ross
The $341,000 contract covers three years with
DataCol having the right for two, 12 month extensions.
Mayor Church said it was an additional bonus that DataCol
NZ Ltd was a wholly owned subsidy of the local power
“That has got to be good for the
shareholders – many of whom are local Kapiti
The contract covers an initial reading of
all meters to establish a data base-line for each meter, two
trial readings of all meters early next year, and then
quarterly readings of all meters once the new water charging
regime comes into effect from July 1, 2014.
covers 22,000 meters.
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