Kamstrup and Avance Metering announces strategic partnership in smart and robust technology solutions for utilities

June 25, 2020

Skanderborg, Denmark - Kamstrup and Avance Metering are pleased to announce that they will enter into a strategic partnership. The cooperation will help mutual clients to put valuable data from Kamstrup metering solutions into business use. Utilizing the two companies’ strategic product fit, customers can now enrich their data for strategic purposes, such as enabling an easy transition from old to new intelligent metering generations.

Long-term durability has always been essential for utilities. With the partnership between Kamstrup and Avance Metering, a robust and future-proof solution can be guaranteed without compromise. With the full power of Kamstrup’s latest generation smart electricity meter available in Avance Metering head-end software whilst keeping previous generation meters operational during next generation rollout, utilities will benefit from a cost-efficient transition, without negative impact on end-customers.

Kamstrup’s long experience from design, deployment and rollout of smart metering solutions will be combined with Avance Metering’s unique expertise in open standard protocols and user-friendly head-end software to create a fully integrated end-to-end solution.

”Our customers will benefit from a more robust supplier partnership”, says Henrik Mørck Mogensen, Senior Vice President at Kamstrup. ”Today’s solutions must be able to evolve over time to meet future requirements, but even more to support our customers increasing need for utilizing the vast amount of data to specific business needs towards their own customers.”

”Avance Metering is a true Software Product company. Our long-term promise to our customers in the Nordics is to continue to focus on delivering software for utilities.”, says Mats Ekelund, CEO of Avance Metering. ” The cooperation with Kamstrup is an answer to our mutual customers wishes and demands to have stronger and more long-term partnerships. This will ensure that they can focus on their core business without worrying about the total metering solution not working when changes are made to individual components.”

Kamstrup is a world-leading manufacturer of system solutions for smart energy and water metering. Through our leadership, expertise and passion for partnership, we always think forward in pursuit of a brighter energy future; one that advances the performance of every customer, whilst creating lasting value for the communities they serve.

Avance Metering develops Software purposely designed for utilities. We offer user-friendly solutions for collecting, analysing and integrating metering data and events from electricity, heat, gas and water meters. We have more than 20 years of experience in software development for the energy market in the Nordics.