Vic Richey,
Chairman & CEO,
ESCO Technologies
 
Monterey Park, CA and St Louis, MO, U.S.A. --- (METERING.COM) --- July 23, 2010 - Southern California Gas Co. has selected Aclara RF Systems Inc. and its STAR(R) Network for negotiation of a definitive agreement for its advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) project.

“I am thrilled with the selection to enter into contract negotiations with SoCalGas,” said ESCO Technologies chairman and CEO, Vic Richey.

Aclara(TM) is part of ESCO’s Utility Solutions Group. More than 100 cities have deployed, or are currently deploying, the STAR Network system, including New York City, Boston, Kansas City, Washington, DC and San Francisco.