intelligent water management

Leak and flood detection for schools

Achieve water conservation and efficiency goals with real-time monitoring and analytics.

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I would recommend Flowie for any public sector building. It’s affordable. It’s easy to install. The data is extremely accurate and helpful in making sure leak detection goes noticed and you’re building a great database of water consumption.”

-Jessica Kukac, Environmental & Energy Systems Coordinator, Simcoe County District School Board

Flowie has given us the ability to monitor our water consumption down to the minute. This has allowed our Operations, Maintenance, and Facilities staff to be alerted of leaks and running toilets and sinks long before any staff on site even realized there was a problem.”

-Energy Coordinator, School Board in Ontario
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monitor entire campuses

See water usage alerts and detailed analytics at each school property to focus cost savings.

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... and districts

Benchmark water usage across entire school districts to identify inefficiencies and reduce water bills.

in one school district alone…

Water sensors installed at a school district revealed that 6 out of 7 schools had ongoing leaks. Water was also being used 72% of the time, well above the 30% benchmark. After receiving alerts and taking steps to resolve these issues, school administrators were able to achieve ROI for product purchase in just 17 days.

$50K /yr

the annual savings experienced by one school district

centennial

9,200

gal / mth
freeport

48,000

gal / mth
central

62,000

gal / mth
northgate

144,000

gal / mth
prospect

92,000

gal / mth
willowbrook

6,900

gal / mth
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Monitor all buildings 24/7 and receive instant text messages, emails, and in-app alerts when there is a problem. Protect expensive IT and laboratory assets by responding immediately to leak and flood events.

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Alerts for leaks and floods

lower water bills

Maximize water use efficiency with higher resolution data and a more intuitive user experience than current automated metering infrastructure (AMI/BAS) alternatives. Affordable minute by minute water usage information identifies plumbing fixtures and appliances that waste water.

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Intelligent leak detection

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Track and quantify routine maintenance such as lead flushing

easy to understand analytics

The intuitive app and dashboard keep records of events at all buildings. Unlimited access to historical data and analytics about system performance enable proactive maintenance and repairs. Exporting data for recording and reporting purposes is easy.

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Monitor the temperature of portables and other facilities

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Sensors work at long ranges to protect all buildings

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smarter water savings

54%

of school properties had ongoing leaks detected by Alert Labs

+25%

increase in school water bills as a result of leaks

quick installation

Alert Labs sensors and monitoring platform are designed to be used by anyone. Training takes minutes not days.

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2-minute DIY install

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No tools required

always connected

Unlike WiFi devices, Alert Labs leak and flood sensors provide 24/7 property protection, even during power outages.

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Always on cellular connection

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No WIFI pairing

water flow sensor saves school thousands of dollars

Smart water leak detector and water flow sensor Flowie saved Brechin Public School thousands of dollars after detecting a leaky urinal and running faucet. Environmental & Energy Systems Coordinator, Jessica Kukac, explains how.

Read Case Study
Jessica Kukac, Environmental & Energy Systems Coordinator for the Simcoe County District School Board

flowie

water flow sensor

Reduces water bills and prevents damage with instant alerts for leaks, floods, humidity, pipe freezing and power outages.

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leaks

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pipe freezing

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water use

floodie

flood sensor

Prevents water damage with leak & flood alerts. The average basement flood is $43,000. Reduces premiums with many insurance carriers. Needs a cellular sensor: Flowie, Sumpie or Sentree.

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flood alarms

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long range

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temperature

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