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October 7, 2018
Image of Jaco Botha Product Owner at IMQS Software

BEHIND THE PRODUCT #1: JACO BOTHA

Behind every great IMQS product is a multi-skilled product owner (PO), hard at work outlining their vision, establishing goals and motivating their team. POs are the corner stone of IMQS product development, so we thought you should meet them. This month we introduce you to Jaco Botha – a keen […]
September 6, 2018
Banner Image of Tap relating to water and sewer infrastructure management

COMPREHENSIVE WATER AND SEWER MANAGEMENT

Across the globe water scarcity, poor water quality and inadequate sanitation negatively impact human security. How does IMQS’s water and sewer management software help municipalities overcome water and wastewater management challenges?
January 30, 2018
Water resource management - every drop counts

WATER RESOURCE INFORMATION MANAGEMENT – WHY STELLENBOSCH WON’T RUN DRY

Stellenbosch, like other municipalities in the Western Cape, has been hard hit by a prolonged drought. Unlike many of its peers, however, Stellenbosch seems to be sitting on a greener wicket. How has Stellenbosch gone about managing risk, and what has been the main resource in this municipality’s water management […]
April 28, 2017
How to reduce municipal water loss

7 INFRASTRUCTURE-RELATED INTERVENTIONS TO REDUCE MUNICIPAL WATER LOSS

Utilities need to ensure that quality water is provided to all relevant sectors of society. Water loss is a major threat to water security. Drakenstein Municipality, in South Africa’s water strapped Western Province, has been successful in bringing down water losses from 34% to an average of 11%, at its […]
May 26, 2016

SMART WATER FOR SMARTER CITIES

The use of sensors to monitor water distribution networks in (near) real-time can strongly increase the ability to make informed decisions regarding the management and maintenance of all assets within the hydro environment. How can smart water networks contribute to the Smart Cities of the future?   The idea of […]
January 15, 2016
Water Demand Management

THE VALUE OF WATER DEMAND MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS

With the extreme weather conditions South Africa currently faces, the value for efficient water management can not be emphasised enough. How can the effective implementation of Water Demand Management solutions aid in times of drought?