Aclara signs strategic partnership with SUEZ North America for AMI and SIS

Aclara has signed a strategic partnership to deliver advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) and smart infrastructure solutions (SIS), which will help SUEZ North America to serve municipalities across the US.

This deal is intended only for the US marketplace.

Based in St. Louis, Missouri, Aclara will widen its reach with this deal.

Aclara's AMI and SIS technologies will enable SUEZ's customers to effectively manage their distribution systems.

The Advanced Solutions division of SUEZ North America provides its customers several solutions in water resource and asset management,.

The AMI and SIS portfolio comprises RF network, pressure monitoring and sanitary sewer overflow solutions.

Aclara president and CEO Allan Connolly said: “We look forward to helping SUEZ provide their customers with the expertise and technology they need to meet their local requirements. Aclara’s advanced smart infrastructure solutions will offer SUEZ customers new ways to reduce costs and conserve resources.”

SUEZ Advanced Solutions president Dominique Demessence said: “The combination of Aclara and SUEZ will bring a more expanded and scalable solution offering to our customers.

“Our partnership will make it easier than ever for our customers to meet conservation goals and solve distribution challenges today and in the future.”

Besides providing Aclara water solutions, SUEZ will offer Aclara’s electric and gas SIS products to municipal utilities.

SUEZ will be supported by Aclara in sales and installations.