Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], January 19 (ANI/PR Newswire): Smart City Living Lab at IIITH, in collaboration with the Government of Telangana a...Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], January 19 (ANI/PR Newswire): Smart City Living Lab at IIITH, in collaboration with the Government of Telangana and NIUM, announced the 3 winners of Water Challenge.
-Oceo Water Pvt Ltd – Detecting Water Leaks in Pipelines from Space (Jalashay): AI-enabled hydrological analytics produced from satellite photos will assist public utilities in precisely forecasting and detecting water leakages in water transmission networks without having to be physically present on the ground.
-IIITH – Smart Water Meter Solutions: A feasible option for expensive digital water metres is a low-cost retrofit for digitisation of analogue water metres.
-Kritsnam Technologies Pvt. Ltd – water flow meter: For bulk water supply, an inline ultrasonic flow metre is used. An excellent tool for monitoring water flow in pipelines in real time.
Contestants had to develop feasible solutions for cities’ in the areas of non-revenue water (water revenue lost due to unaccounted water, pipe-breakage or lost in tanks or in pilferage, etc.), water quality and quantity monitoring, wastewater industrial/sewerage etc and rain-water, water drains and open innovation.
Selected startups were given the opportunity to pitch to Smart city Technology MNCs and Smart city officials during the two-month programme.