WRF Technology Scan: Proactive Asset Management

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The Water Research Foundation's Technology Scan webcasts are designed to help you become a Utility of the Future! This webcast focused on proactive asset management.

PipeDiver Ultra – Free-Swimming Metallic Pipeline Condition Assessment
PipeDiver Ultra is a long-distance, free-swimming condition assessment tool that measures the pipe wall thickness of metallic water pipelines using high-resolution ultrasonic technology. Building on the trusted PipeDiver condition assessment platform, PipeDiver Ultra inspects the pipeline while still in service, measuring wall thickness and assessing lining and ovality.

Presenter: 
Eric Toffin, Global Product Manager, Xylem

Next-Generation Affordable Data Diodes for Water Control System Monitoring
Fend
® provides physics-based cybersecurity for industrial control applications, including in the water sector, by providing one-way data flows and robust security far exceeding that of firewalls or security software. Fend’s technology includes on-board computing power, hard-wired and cellular connection options, small form factor, simple installation, and 90% cost reduction relative to competing solutions.

Presenter:
Colin Dunn, Founder and CEO, Fend Incorporation

Moderators:
Sydney Samples, Innovation Program Manager and David Morroni, Innovation Program Coordinator
The Water Research Foundation