Bermex Meter Reading Questionaire

 
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1. What is the composition of the meters in your systems ?
 
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Resid
Comm.
Indus.
Other
 
Elec.
 
Gas
 
Water
 
No. of Dual Reads
Percentage of meters inside  Outside  
Postcard reads    
"No Read" percentage for all scheduled meters  
If water utility, where are meters located: Pit Vault Curb Inside Outside
If in multiple locations, specify number of each type
2. Reading Data - On what basis are your meters read ?  
Frequency
Number of meters reads in Cycle
 
Monthly
 
Bi-Monthly
 
Quarterly
 
Other
 
3. Number of days in the read window    
4. Service Territory - Provide a map showing geography and mileage of service territory. Total Square Mileage Meters per mile
List all locations (cities) where meter readers pick-up and drop-off work
   
5. Number of Contract personnel needed ?    
6. List the following route specifications:
Walking
Driving
 
Number of routes ?
 
Average # of reads per route ?
 
Average miles per route ?
 
Total mileage per year ?
7. Do you require uniformed readers ? Yes No    
8. Transportation requirements:    
Do your readers currently use company vehicles ? Yes No    
Do you require car indentification signs for readers ? Yes No    
9. Do you read using paper documents or hand-held system    
10. Who is currently reading your meters, how many readers are used, and what is the approximate cost per read ?
Who:
How many readers: Cost per read ?
11. List any required tools:  
12. Any ancillary services desired (restorations, diconnections, collections, etc.) ?
13. Generally, Bermex provides facilities off-site from your operations staff with Bermex supervision.
Any variance on this ? Yes No    
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