Deal watch: Arad Group buys Mexican water meter maker Cicasa

The Arad Group, a water meter manufacturer and solutions provider, acquired the 51 per cent share in Cicasa as part of a global growth plan. By combining Arad’s advanced water measurement solutions with Cicasa’s existing products, the company will be …
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La Razon San Luis

Compra Arad Group 51% de Cicasa

Arad Group, líder mundial en la solución y servicios para la medición de agua, anunció la compra de una participación mayoritaria en la empresa mexicana Cicasa, fabricante de medidores de agua. Bajo los términos del acuerdo, Arad comprará el 51 …
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Arad Acquires Majority Stake in Mexico Water-Meter Maker Cicasa

Arad Group agreed to buy a controlling share of the Mexico City water-meter manufacturer Cicasa to expand operations in Latin America’s second-biggest economy. The Kibbutz Dalia, Israel-based company confirmed today the $2.04 million purchase of a 51 percent stake in …
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E and T

How utilities are profiting from Big Data analytics

The Arad Group, a company specialising in water-measurement technology, recently signed a deal with IBM to incorporate the latter’s analytics algorithms into Arad’s City-Mind master data management (MDM) and Dialog3G software, giving the application the means to process much larger …
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Bloomberg TV

Arad Chairman Says U.S. `Most Important’ for Growth

Arad Group Chairman Hugo R. Chaufan talks with Bloomberg TV reporter Manuel Baigorri about the company’s growth strategy, new products and global water use. “The U.S. market continues being our most important market,” with Arad generating more than half its …
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The Times of Israel

Sabbath-observant meter keeps water flowing 24/7

Smart metering – the ability to constantly monitor usage 24/7 – has come to the ultra-Orthodox town of Bnei Brak in central Israel. But those meters take a rest on Shabbat, thanks to an Israeli water tech company, Arad Technologies. …
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mail online

Why getting a water meter can help you save money

Michelle Yates, 34, and husband Don, 32, of Strood, Kent, and their two children Lily-Mai, 4, and Chloe, 2, had a smart meter (Arad’s Gladiator water meter) installed in their three-bedroom semi-detached home a year ago. They have saved about …
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Enterprise Irregulars

IBM tackling water issues globally

IBM are also using big data and analytics to help the Arad Group process water consumption data of water meters. The Arad Group has water utility customers in 50 countries worldwide who could potentially benefit from this getting quick insights …
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