Chesterfield, U.K. --- (METERING.COM) --- May 7, 2007 – Severn Trent Metering Services is seeking distributors for its SmartMeter brand of water meters throughout the continent except in the UK, France, Italy, Greece, Portugal, the Czech Republic, Denmark and Cyprus, where arrangements are already in place. Distributors will be responsible for developing market strategies to address increasing opportunities in the water metering market.

Distributors must have proven experience with water meters and automatic meter reading technology, solid contacts with potential customers and a dedicated staff to manage and deliver sales opportunities and generate enquiries.

Severn Trent Metering Services is a global supplier of intelligent water metering solutions through the SmartMeter brand, which uses fluidic oscillation technology for lifelong accuracy. With no moving parts, the meters are unaffected by grit and air in the water network. They provide a range of functions to monitor leakage, supply data and prevent meter tampering, helping water companies optimise their networks. The meters are available as visual read meters or in a fully AMR-enabled format.

Severn Trent Metering Services is the first electronic, battery-powered residential water meter supplier to have received Measuring Instruments Directive (MID) approval.