Winning Product Design

The Arad Group is proud to announce that Sonata, our Ultrasonic Residential Water Meter, has won the esteemed German Design Award for Excellent Product Design for 2018. This is after winning the prestigious 2016 International Forum Design, GmbH award for …
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European Utility Week 2017: How to be a Prosumer

  ARAD Group is proud to have exhibited at European Utility Week 2017 in Amsterdam. This year’s event featured a special program, CIED, Commercial and Industrial Energy User Days, which we found particularly interesting. In today’s world of limited resources …
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The State of Water Utilities

In the Watec 2017 trade show that will take place September 12-14 in Tel Aviv, one of the keynote themes is “Bridges over troubled water: the insights and needs of water utilities”. Industry leaders from around the globe will share …
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Water Value: Changing Our Perception

The Diamond-Water Paradox There’s nothing like a good paradox, wouldn’t you say? Philosophers as far back as Socrates and Plato have pondered the “paradox of value”. In his documentation of a Socratic dialog, Plato writes: “For only what is rare …
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Water: 21 Surprising Facts + 1 Bonus

For those of us living in the northern hemisphere, summer is here. How could we get through summer without water – drinking it to stay hydrated, swimming in it to stay cool, freezing it into ice cubes to keep our …
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Cyber Security and the Water Industry

From September 12 to 14 2017 the biennial WATEC professional exhibition and conference will take place in Tel Aviv, Israel. Founded 10 years ago, WATEC has become a highly regarded meeting place for water industry stakeholders – manufacturers, researchers, investors, …
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Smart Urban Agriculture: Is It Here to Stay?

Urban agriculture certainly isn’t new: the vegetable gardens that sprung up during World War Two in UK and US cities, for example, were an iconic part of the civilian war effort. What is somewhat surprising, perhaps, is the extent of …
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Smart Water Meters are Driving the Smart Meter Market

Recent smart water meter market forecasts are rosy Several recently published research reports have been uniformly upbeat about the forecasted growth of the smart water meter market. With smart metering in the electricity and gas sectors approaching maturity, smart water …
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