Metering International Magazine

Sourced From

A vendor or service provider and the utility or client implementing the vendor’s product or service. The article should discuss the problem or need, describe the search for solutions, and state how the problem was solved. Installations that realise quantified savings and efficiencies, or products used in innovative ways, are good topics.

Length

Two pages; approximately 1600 words, depending on the number of graphics.

Graphic elements

Two or three which illustrate the implementation. Please note that if you send more than two graphics, or large graphics, you may need to cut the number of words. Include captions for all graphics.

Author

We publish a head and shoulders photo of the author, a 50 word author biography, and a 50 word company profile with web address. If a utility is involved we also like to publish a utility profile and the web address.

Material specification

Text is e-mailed as an MSWord document to the editor, Kate Hopkins at kate@spintelligent.com

Headlines

Maximum ten words, preferably less. Longer headlines will be shortened in the editorial process.

Photos and graphic elements are e-mailed to the editor: tiff files at 250 dpi up to 1MB, or jpeg at 300 dpi.

Author photo, biography and company description are e-mailed to the editor.

Note: DO NOT INCLUDE PHOTOS OR GRAPHIC ELEMENTS IN THE TEXT DOCUMENT. Please send them as separate attachments.

Checklist – Please ensure that all five items are complete when submitting editorial.

  • Text document: MSWord document
  • Graphic elements: To specification, with captions
  • Author photo: To specification
  • Author biography: MSWord, maximum 50 words
  • Company profile: MSWord, maximum 50 words
  • Utility description: MSWord, maximum 50 words.

Commercial feature editorial guidelines

Source

Vendors of equipment or systems.

Topics

An aspect of metering or associated technology from a technical viewpoint, with a proposed solution and a brief description of the product or system providing the solution. Company profiles are included in this category. Commercial features may be accompanied by an advertisement.

Length

One page (700 words) with or without an advertisement
One and a half pages (1200 words) with a half page advertisement
Two pages (1600 words) with or without a full page advertisement.

Terms

Commercial features are paid for.

Please contact Priscilla Bryson or Errol Bryce for a quotation, at priscilla@spintelligent.com or errol@spintelligent.com

Graphic elements

Two or three. Please note that if you send more than two graphics, or large graphics, you may need to cut the number of words. Include captions for all graphics.

Author

We publish a head and shoulders photo of the author, a 50 word author biography, and a 50 word company or organisation description, as well as the organisation’s web site address.

Material specification

Text is e-mailed as an MSWord document to the editor, Kate Hopkins at kate@spintelligent.com

Headlines

Maximum ten words, preferably less. Longer headlines will be shortened in the editorial process.

Photos and graphic elements are e-mailed to the editor: tiff files at 250 dpi up to 1MB, or jpeg at 300 dpi.

Author photo, biography and company description are e-mailed to the editor.

Note: DO NOT INCLUDE PHOTOS OR GRAPHIC ELEMENTS IN THE TEXT DOCUMENT Please send them as separate attachments.

Checklist – Please ensure that all five items are complete when submitting editorial.

  • Text document: MSWord document
  • Graphic elements: To specification, with captions
  • Author photo: To specification
  • Author biography: MSWord, maximum 50 words
  • Company description: MSWord, maximum 50 words.

Non-commercial editorial guidelines

Sourced From

Independent industry experts

Topics

Industry trends, or subjects related to metering and associated technologies, from an author who has a completely independent viewpoint. No promotion of companies, products or systems.

Length

Two or three pages, 1600 or 2300 words respectively.

Graphic elements

Two or three. Three graphic elements are preferable if the article is to be three pages long. Please note that if you send more than this number, or if the graphics are large, you may need to cut the number of words. Include captions for all graphics.

Author

We publish a head and shoulders photo of the author, a 50 word author biography, and a 50 word company or organisation description, as well as the organisation’s web site address.

Material specification

Text is e-mailed as an MSWord document to the editor, Kate Hopkins at kate@spintelligent.com

Headlines

Maximum ten words, preferably less. Longer headlines will be shortened in the editorial process.

Photos and graphic elements are e-mailed to the editor: tiff files at 250 dpi up to 1MB, or jpeg at 300 dpi.

Author photo, biography and company description are e-mailed to the editor.

Note: DO NOT INCLUDE PHOTOS OR GRAPHIC ELEMENTS IN THE TEXT DOCUMENT. Please send them as separate attachments.

Checklist – Please ensure that all five items are complete when submitting editorial.

  • Text document: MSWord document
  • Graphic elements: To specification, with captions
  • Author photo: To specification
  • Author biography: MSWord, max 50 words
  • Company description: MSWord, max 50 words.