How Thames Water has adopted the WITS Protocol

WITS Protocol Standardisation – Talking The Same Language

by Guy Fitzpatrick, Xylem Ltd

The Water Industry Telemetry Standards DNP3 Protocol was implemented in 2010-2011 to help water companies achieve greater efficiencies by standardising and improving communications protocols.  We describe below how Thames Water has adopted the protocol and the resulting benefits delivered to our business.

The Water Industry Telemetry Standards (WITS) protocol is based upon the international standard DNP3 protocol which was developed to allow […]

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Member profile – Arkessa Ltd

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Arkessa Ltd.

Arkessa has 12 years of experience in supplying managed connectivity. We help Water Companies and their equipment suppliers to use the mobile networks to connect to, monitor and manage remote internet-enabled devices, reducing costs and improving operational efficiency.

We can supply both single network and multi-network (roaming) SIMs to ensure cost-effectiveness and a reliable connection to every device on your […]

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WITS article in the Water and Sewerage Journal

Last year we were asked to submit an article about WITS for inclusion in the Water and Sewerage Journal. PSA Chairman Charles Williams wrote the following article:

WITS Submission Final 08102013

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5-Feb-2014 New Technical Documentation Packs issued

A new set of Technical Documentation packs has been issued. These are:

  • TDP3c for users wanting WITS-DNP3 version 1.2 with SAv2
  • TDP4b for users wanting WITS-DNP3 version 2.0 with SAv5
  • TDP5a-SAv2 for users wanting WITS-DNP3 version 1.3 with SAv2
  • TDP5a-SAv5 for users wanting WITS-DNP3 version 2.1 with SAv5

Members should apply to the Secretary to […]