Endress+Hauser bets big on water management under Smart Cities Mission

As part of its plan to grow its India business, Endress+Hauser (India) is eying on water management under Smart Cities Mission, to grow its India business.

The firm, which is an outfit of Switzerland-based instrumentation and process automation company, has already worked for the Pune Municipal Corporation, Tiruchi Municipal Corporation, Tamil Nadu Municipal Corporation, Delhi Jal Board, Goa Municipal Corporation and Karnataka Municipal Corporation.

A BusinessLine report quoted Kailash Desai, Chief Operating Officer, Endress+Hauser (India), as saying that the process measurement and automation industry, which offers solutions for measuring flow, level, pressure, temperature and providing (real time) data to optimise processes, is estimated to be at Rs 2,500 crore in India.

The company is in discussions with civic bodies of cities short-listed under the Smart Cities Mission. “A majority of India’s population live in rural areas where water quality is poor. We see a huge scope in this segment,” he said.

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