Water Utilities Choose Tribus Services for Comprehensive, Reliable Services

Urban and rural municipalities, cooperatives, and investor-owned utilities count on Tribus Services for project planning and implementation that satisfies customers and meets project goals. Choose us for consulting services, a single project component, or a partnership from creation through deployment. Safety is a priority and always comes first.

Water Meter Installations
Tribus Services installs water meters sized from 5/8 inch to 12 inches. Project sizes have ranged from just 2,500 meters to nearly 200,000 meters. Our services include water meter right-sizing, plumbing modifications, and complete cut-ins, installing water meters where none existed.

Smart Metering Deployment
Create and carry out Smart Meter/Advanced Meter Infrastructure (AMI) projects with confidence. Safe, efficient, timely services boost accuracy and customer satisfaction.

Services include:

  • Project management and consulting
  • Smart meter installation, exchanges and retrofits
  • Smart meter supply and inventory management
  • The latest technology & tools

Water Meter Testing
Water providers including utilities, municipalities, private water companies, communities, universities, and hospitals partner with Tribus Services for accurate testing of large and small meters. We ensure proper function, assess water “lost” due to poor calibration, and help set replacement timing.

Services include:

  • Water meter bench testing
  • Large water meter testing, onsite and offsite
  • Repair services
  • Annual large water meter testing for municipalities and private water companies
  • Ensuring compliance with American Water Works Association (AWWA) Standards

Our Gloucester City, New Jersey regional facility uses a state-of-the-art Mars Series 2400 water meter test bench, certified annually by the New Jersey Department of Weights and Measures, to assure 100 percent accuracy on all water meters tested. Tribus Services water meter testing technicians are highly trained to follow stringent AWWA standards.

Meter Reading
With more than 400 million electric, gas, and water meter reads provided, Tribus Services is ready to help you. Well-trained employees are the face of your company at each customer’s home. Performance monitoring and audits ensure quality meets our strict standards.

Additional field metering services include:

  • Disconnects/re-connects
  • Meter maintenance
  • Customer notification
  • Meter changes
  • Pay-per-read solutions


Services include installation, exchange, retrofit, and repair.

United States Customers Utility Type Number of Meters
Black Hills Energy Gas 58,000
City of Fort Collins Electric & Water 99,000
Commonwealth Edison Electric 834,000
Consumers Energy Electric & Gas 2,510,000
CPS Energy / Silver Spring Electric & Gas 1,056,000
Landis+Gyr / Xcel Energy Electric & Gas 3,511,000
Lansing Board of Water & Light / Leidos Electric & Water 150,000
Oklahoma Gas & Electric Electric 820,000
Southern California Edison Electric 5,200,000
Canadian Customers Utility Type Number of Meters
ATCO Gas Gas 1,000,000
BC Hydro Electric 2,027,000
City of Medicine Hat Electric, Gas, & Water 76,000
City of New Westminster Electric 7,000
FortisAlberta Electric & Gas 452,000
FortisBC Electric 124,000

Water Metering Experience

Services include installation, exchange, retrofit, repair, and testing.

United States Customers Number of Meters
City of Ann Arbor 27,000
City of Decatur 22,000
City of Fort Collins 34,000
City of Madison 60,000
City of Richmond / Itron 23,000
City of Salt Lake 75,000
City of Thornton 30,000
Henrico / Elster 90,000
NYC Department of Environmental Protection 165,000
Suez 49,000
Canadian Customers Number of Meters
City of Medicine Hat 22,000
City of Surrey 100,000
City of Vernon 300
Black Mountain Irrigation District 1,600
City of Kelowna 27,000
Glenmore Ellison Improvement District 2,000

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