Intelligent Metering

THE ‘MAKOYA’ Automatic meter reading system

Visit the website, at www.makoyameters.co.za

CURRENT METER READING PROBLEMS

  • Predominantly a contracted service, changing every few years
  • No access, Strikes & Weather problems
  • Customer refuse access
  • Meter Cannot be located
  • High estimates
  • Incorrect billing which may take months to resolve
  • Consumers taking reading themselves, i.e. Phone-in, email-in, sms-in etc
  • Readings not instant & at times incorrect
  • Expensive to read and manage
  • Manual ( still reading like 100 years ago)

NEW AUTO METERS (INTELLIGENT)

BENEFITS TO THE USER (SERVICE PROVIDER & END-USER)

  • Proper energy management
  • Service providers make money, and end users save money through accurate billing
  • Information is stored in a sql database for 5 years
  • Readings are accurate because the information is collected automatically. No human error
  • Electricity usage can be compared to the municipality/eskom bill.
  • System is affordable compared to similar systems that use gprs data
  • Cost effective – demand management, energy efficiency, revenue management
  • 1st service to fully synchronise readings for service provider and end-user at any given moment and instant
  • 1st in the world reliable technology for domestic/commercial meter reading

Integration

  • Instant & up to date data hosting
  • Cloud computing
  • Instant reports for service provider & end-user at desktop level
  • Billing interface
  • Resolve legal billing problems by using trusted technology
  • Use trusted cellular providers
  • Call centre support service
  • Software support & development by qualified engineers

Technical Overview

The meter

The modem

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The software – Select meter

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The software and Meter detail

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Target Market

  • Landlords
  • Property Developers
  • Mall Owners
  • Municipalities
  • Eskom

What it is and what it is not

  • HAS an automatic reading functionality
  • HAS to replace the existing conventional meter or connected as a ‘check meter’
  • HAS the functionalities of a credit meter only
  • HAS the functionalities of cellular technology
  • HAS easy ‘plug and play’ features
  • NOT having the functions of a credit meter and pre-paid meter in one meter
  • NOT using radio frequency or GPRS
  • NOT expensive

WAY FORWARD

  • On site presentation
  • Tailor made solution with various options (own server/billing etc)
  • Piloting
  • Contracting
  • Online monthly support (Call Centre)
  • CONTACT: info@phuzamanzi.co.za / marketing@phuzamanzi.co.za
  • Tel: 012 656 7877/ 0828007661