Utility Systems


Small Step, Big Change

While SMEs may not have the capital to invest in large scale energy saving projects, they can implement measures that are more modest yet still worthwhile. Satellite images of the Earth at night tell a story of...


5 considerations for water utilities wanting to go ‘smart’

According to the UN’s water agency, UN-Water, two billion people worldwide live in countries that experience high water stress. Driven by the need to improve operational efficiencies and revenues, cut dow...


5 things you need to know about prepaid water

You already know that we live in a water-stressed country, receiving an annual rainfall of 492mm, while the rest of the earth receives 985mm. This is according to Marcus Thulsidas, Director: Business Developmen...


Inanda Day Centre

Inanda Day Centre is one of Durban’s oldest Non Profit Organisations. They provide palliative care for the eThekwini community with an advanced incurable disease, support for their families and carers. Th...


Operation Bobbi Bear

Operation Bobbi Bear is a human rights organisation committed to helping sexually abused children in Amanzimtoti, KwaZula Natal. Utility Systems donated a JoJo tank to Bobbi Bear to assist with their water cons...


Utility Systems Announces Slimline Battery Pack

19 February 2019, Durban – Smart water metering company, Utility Systems has announced that it has streamlined the replaceable battery pack for its Water Management Device (WMD) in an effort to use it in ...


Are prepaid systems the solution to sustainable water management?

Unless there is a drastic overhaul in water planning and conservation in South Africa, demand for this critical, but scarce, resource will surpass supply by 2020. According to the WWF, 98% of the country’...


City of Cape Town Water Heroes

Utility Systems is proud to be a part of Cape Town’s water-saving success through its implementation of water management devices.


Planning Smarter, More Sustainable Cities

South African cities are feeling the impact of climate change, and are starting to realise the importance of implementing more efficient measures to manage and maintain cities more sustainably. And these are th...


Smart Water Management

Water service authorities are seeing an increasing need to install water management devices to address growing water challenges. WASA speaks to Marcus Thulsidas, business development director, Utility Systems, ...