After rigorous running test on the sample meters, finally the Client from Ecudore named INTEAUGA order LAISON RFID card prepaid water meters.
LAISON is the only company whom could provide the whole prepaid metering solution for water & gas,the complete solution means not only the prepaid meters, but also the vending system, the remote charging solution, and AMR/AMI options.
For example, LAISON RFID card prepaid meter can use smart phone to recharge the RFID card throught the NFC module, with the APP free provided by LAISON. It enables the water or gas companies to avoid the heavy investment on the vending station, and also the user no more need to go to the vending station, but finish the recharging at home.
Especially for LAISON STS prepaid metering solution, it could integrate the mobile phone payment system like M-PESA, Airtel, MTN, TMN etc., the user only need to download the APP and could finish the payment online also.
According to the WSP report, one of the world bank's institute whom issue the report in July 2014, basing on the investigation go through past ten years, the main challenge for the prepaid meter solution is the recharging network, stablility of the prepaid meters, LAISON solution has perfectly solve the challenges and enable water or gas companies effectively solve the problem of Non-Revenue water, caused by leakage, night drops, tamper and non payment water etc.
The order for Ecudore client is 800pcs DN15 and 200pcs DN20 meters and it will extend to the industry prepaid water meters in near feature.