Municipality of Parga selects Constrat to deploy 7,000 water meters in Greece with Sigfox Hellas

Wednesday, 15 May 2024, GREECE – Municipality of Parga selects Constrat to deploy 7,000 water meters in Greece with Sigfox Hellas to transform water management in Greece. The solution leverages Sigfox 0G technology, a leading Low-Power Wide-Area Network, to provide energy-efficient data collection, and sustainable water metering solutions for the benefit of communities and the environment.

As a domain expert, Constrat’s decision to choose Sigfox 0G technology is a testament to its low-cost and energy-efficient nature, making it the ideal solution for a challenging field installation environment.

Kostas Stratis, CEO of Constrat said, “We are thrilled to provide the Municipality of Parga with smarter and more sustainable IoT solutions. By partnering with Sigfox Hellas, we aim to reshape the smart water metering landscape in Greece by bringing cost-effective metering solutions that can help Greek municipalities address the challenges of water scarcity, non-revenue water and water leakages.”

As the 0G Network operator of Greece, Sigfox Hellas is fully committed to supporting the project in coverage of the 0G network by deploying base stations in the region of Parga Municipality, to ensure the successful deployment of Sigfox water metering solutions.

Evangelos Argyris, CEO of Sigfox Hellas added, “We are committed to supporting our partners and customers to deploy massive IoT projects that require high standards of reliability and sustainability, especially for water metering where longevity requirements and rollout budgets are critical. Together with local domain experts like Constrat, and UnaBiz, who have connected millions of meters worldwide on the Sigfox 0G network, we are confident to bring smart metering to scale in Greece.”

Sigfox Hellas is supported by UnaBiz, the owner of Sigfox 0G technology, guaranteeing the longevity of the network and services in Greece in the coming years.

“Having connected over 2.6 million smart metering sensors worldwide, of which over 50% are for water metering, UnaBiz brings unparalleled expertise to the deployment of massive-scale utility projects on Sigfox 0G technology. UnaBiz is committed to ensuring a high standard of reliability and sustainability, crucial for metering projects, where longevity and budget considerations are critical. Together with Sigfox Hellas and local domain experts like Constrat, we are poised to scale smart metering in Greece,” said Dharmesh Goshalia, Regional Director of UnaBiz for Middle East, Africa, Greece, Turkey and India.

About Constrat Ltd.
Constrat is focused in the field of smart management of water supply, irrigation, rainwater & sewerage networks. It has a well-developed section of Research and Development which is active in many sectors while it cooperates with many notable agencies. With 23 years of experience and a reliable presence in the water-wastewater field of expertise, Constrat guarantees the best customer-oriented solution.

About Sigfox Hellas SA
Sigfox Hellas is the Greek IoT Service Operator of Sigfox 0G technology, helping organizations and businesses unlock their full potential by leveraging Sigfox’s global IoT network. The company has the capacity to support multi-LPWAN protocols such as LoraWAN and Sigfox 0G ensuring a network agnostic infrastructure tailored to customer’s needs for every solution.

About UnaBiz
UnaBiz is a global Massive IoT service provider and integrator that specialises in solution design, manufacturing, connectivity, and data platform services across a hybrid of network communication technologies to power sustainable business growth. UnaBiz owns the Sigfox 0G technology which powers the global 0G Network that connects over 12 million sensors for 1500 B2B customers in collaboration with 70+ national 0G Operators and global strategic partners.