With rising customer expectations, climate change bringing dramatic weather incidents, and governments tightening regulatory controls, water utilities are facing greater demands. Add to that the growing pressure to boost efficiency and drive up water value. The time is right for water leaders to consider using satellite data to change the way they manage critical infrastructure.
As water infrastructure ages, the world’s utility companies face the challenge of identifying failing structures and equipment – and repairing it before failure occurs. At the same time, issues such as ground movement, vegetation growth and fluctuating moisture levels, threaten the integrity of this infrastructure.