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17 Oct 2017
Market Insight

Water Solutions for Commercial Building Infrastructure: Market Dynamics and Competitive Landscape (France, Germany, UK)

As European governments strive toward energy-efficiency targets of 2030 and the broader goal to establish a decarbonized building stock by 2050, water management within buildings has emerged as a key ... »


05 Oct 2017
Research Note

Schneider Electric Swims Upstream with Aveva Merger

On 5 September 2017, industrial hardware and software provider Schneider Electric  and engineering software firm Aveva Group announced a proposed merger. The deal is Schneider and Aveva’s third... »


03 Oct 2017 Analyst Presentation

Global Smart Water Markets: Current and Future Trends (iAgua)

Presentation by Bluefield VP and Co-Founder Keith Hays at the iAgua summit in Madrid. Mr. Hays addresses current and future trends in global smart water markets. These complimentary slides address: De... »


22 Sep 2017
Research Note

Itron Seeks Smart Water Growth at the Silver Spring

At the core of Itron’s interest in Silver Spring Networks lie its mesh-network technology, managed services & analytics solutions, and emerging portfolio of smart city... »


Mexichem Secures Top Spot in Smart Irrigation

On 7 August 2017, Mexichem, S.A.B. de C.V. announced the acquisition of Israel-based Netafim for US$1.86 billion, or an estimated EBITDA multiple of 14.1x. The transaction, which closed in Q4 2017, gi... »


09 Aug 2017
Research Note

XPV Funds Smart Water Data Roll-up

XPV Water Partners has backed the merger of water resource data management player Aquatic Informatics, with sister companies WaterTrax and Linko Technology Inc. The merger creates a combined data mana... »


06 Aug 2017
Research Note

Landis+Gyr Steps from Toshiba Shadow, Into Water

Landis+Gyr, the Switzerland-based manufacturer of electricity and gas meters and provider of AMI, has launched an IPO, raising needed liquidity for its financially-stressed parent company... »


01 Aug 2017
Data Insight

India Smart Cities: Investment Trends for Smarter Water Infrastructure

India is positioning itself at the global forefront of smart urban infrastructure development with US$29 billion in total spend by 2020 allocated to its Smart Cities Mission. Of the $13.2 billion iden... »


Global Smart Water: Market Trends, Competitive Shifts, & Project Activity H1 2017

Smart water project announcements in the first half of 2017 were driven by utility responses to water scarcity, complying with local market regulations, and vendor M&A. These deals reflect shifting opportunities... »


22 Jun 2017 Research Note

Thames Water Penalized £8.6 million as Leakage Skyrockets

Thames Water revealed it has missed its leakage target for the first time in 11 years. As a result, the London utility was slapped with an £8.6 million penalty, under Ofwat’s outcome delivery incentive... »


01 Jun 2017
Research Note

Kingston Tracks Wastewater Overflow in Real-Time

Utilities Kingston in Ontario, Canada has unveiled a new platform providing real-time condition assessments of combined sewer overflow (CSO) locations across the city. The web-based portal offers residents... »


10 May 2017
Research Note

Utilities Pilot Nascent IoT Protocols for Efficiencies

On 13 April 2017 Societá Metropolitana Acque Torino S.p.A (SMAT), Turin’s municipal water utility, and Olivetti, the digital center of Telecom Italia Group (TIM), signed an agreement to deploy ... »


09 May 2017 Analyst Presentation

Maximizing Operational Resilience (Smart Water Networks Forum)

This presentation by Senior Analyst Will Maize at the recent Smart Water Networks Forum (SWAN) in London focuses on utility strategies to maximize operational resilience. In this presentation, Bluefie... »


30 Apr 2017
Focus Report

U.S. Smart Water: Defining the Opportunity, Competitive Landscape, and Market Outlook

Smart water solutions – hardware, software, and analytics – are taking hold in the U.S. municipal water sector, driving close to US$20 billion of capital and operating expenditures over the next d... »


30 Mar 2017
Research Note

EQT, Innovyze Set Benchmark for Smart Water

Canadian design firm Stantec announced an agreement to sell water infrastructure modelling firm Innovyze to private equity firm EQT Partners. Innovyze marks the second smart water company acquisition... »


01 Feb 2017
Data Insight

Global Smart Water Update: Market Trends, Competitive Shifts, & Project Activity

Smart water project announcements in the second half of 2016 were driven by utility responses to water scarcity and non-revenue water, regulatory compliance, and vendor M&A to consolidate value chain positions.... »


28 Jan 2017
Focus Report

Europe Smart Water: Market Forecasts and Utility Strategies, 2017-2025

Europe’s water industry is on pace to lead the world toward smarter municipal supply networks. With a focus on metering, leakage management, and energy efficiency... »


28 Jan 2017
Market Insight

Water Network for Energy Efficiency: Europe’s Utilities Address Key Supply, Treatment Segments

Energy efficiency has become a key priority of European utilities. A combination of policy, market factors, and local network characteristics are driving water utilities... »




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