Additional Services

Compass also offers an array of custom services from valve and box replacement on residential and commercial applications. Build-in-place custom meter vaults when prefabricated vaults and boxes are not an option. Adding additional hardware such as back-flow preventers, meter setters, and risers. We also work with engineering staff to give real world solutions and assistance, before, during, and after deployments to ensure full functionality of field applications as well as cost effective solutions. We also provide long-term City/County Utility Vault Maintenance to ensure the meter pits are operating at 100% efficiency.

Recycle Meters, Recover Expenses

After a mass meter change out, the last thing you’ll want to worry about is what to do with old meters. Where will they go? How will they be disposed of? How much will that cost? Compass Meter Recycling Service saves time, eliminates the frustration of managing additional vendors and contracts, and puts money back in your Utility’s pocket. All meters are recycled in accordance with State and Federal laws and regulations. Additionally, hazardous components are properly disposed of at an approved and certified facility. Also, in addition to making an environmentally responsible choice, meter recycling provides an immediate return for your Utility.

Compass Meter Recycling Services include:

  • All storage containers, boxes, and skids
  • Placement of meters in boxes
  • Removal of transmitters (if applicable)
  • Loading of skids onto trucks
  • Transport to recycling facility
  • Certificate of Recycling issued

Water Lead Service Line Audit Program

CMS Meter is a Utility Meter Specialist company focused on improving Water Distribution, Health and Safety supporting Municipal, County, State and Federal Utility initiatives.

We have a launched a comprehensive Lead Service Line Replacement (LSLR) Inventory Audit program to alleviate the National Health disaster by identifying lead and copper piping in the Service Lines reaching Residential and Commercial structures.

Fast, Accurate, Reliable

Utilizing industry standards, the latest certified testing equipment, and a dedicated testing staff, Compass can accommodate all of your water testing needs. Our testing capabilities provide Utilities, water authorities, and meter manufactures with unbiased flow measurement assessments. Each meter is tested to AWWA C700 low-intermediate, and high-flow standards.

Professional Services

Feasibility & Design - Vested in Your Utility’s Success

Making the switch to SMART technology provides great benefits for a Utility and its customers. However, choosing the right total solution can be difficult. All too often, we hear from Utilities whose recently upgraded system is failing because proper research was not done by a qualified Expert prior to implementation. In order for expectations to be met and goals achieved, any proposed program must be carefully studied, customized, and planned.

Determining Your Needs

In order to provide a fully customized program design, it is important for Compass to understand objectives, expectations, and limitations. Once needs are assessed and understood whether provided by the client or discovered through a feasibility study. Compass is able to define and recommend a custom solution. Our experience and vendor-independence enables us to recommend the best mix of hardware, software, processes and management to help your Utility accomplish its goals.

Your Solution, Your Way

Utilities, Municipalities and Counties are not created equal and your solution should be no different. Compass provides expertise on every aspect of Fixed Network, Cellular and LoRaWAN Utility solutions (AMI/AMR, SMART City Sensor Technologies, SCADA, Data Analytics, Digital Customer Engagement, and Billing Services). Our custom program design service gives your utility the ability to pick and choose the services you want, need, and can afford. Whether you need to retrofit a few hundred meters, upgrade your entire system, or simply need program management services, Compass is your partner of choice.