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  • Smart Watering Systems
    Video this is the link Introducing i p a t the irrigation data collection system News Get the updates SMART Watering Systems made the 2014 B Corp Best for the Environment list 2014 04 22 SMART Watering Systems is honoured to have been named to this years to the B Corp best for the environment list http bestfortheworld bcorporation net 2014 best for the world environment honorees html SMART Watering Systems makes Best for Workers Bcorp list 2013 09 18 SMART Watering Systems are thrilled to announce that our company has been named to the BCorporation Best for Workers List as a leader in redefining success in business See the list http bestfortheworld bcorporation net Specialized service for Architects Learn More municipalities Learn More Property Managers Learn More why be smart about water The case for water conservation It is a common misconception that water shortages and restrictions are only the norm for people living in drought prone regions or third world countries However with rapid population growth now placing an enormous strain on already limited lake and groundwater resources the urgency for smart water management is now hitting home in North America As water shortages continue water and energy

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  • Company Profile | Smart Watering Systems
    technologies that could dramatically reduce their water use and subsequently their water bill I became passionate about water conservation not only due to the landscape and fiscal benefits but also because it was the right thing to do If you think about it we re using treated drinking water on our lawns and in many cases it s spraying onto sidewalks and parking lots or being lost to leaks It is in all of our best interests to irrigate efficiently and responsibly Chris Le Conte SMART Watering Systems Today Chris Le Conte is the founder and president of SMART Watering Systems SWS SWS helps property owners significantly reduce their outdoor potable water use The SWS business model uses off the shelf technologies combined with proprietary water auditing software that together help clients benchmark and track their water use and develop strategies to mitigate dramatically rising costs of our most precious resource water Property owners will soon be pushed into conserving water as water rates continue to rise Looking to the future the next big issue is landscape irrigation Although water management is not a new business model in Arizona California and other regions with water scarcity issues in Ontario and many parts of the U S where population growth and deteriorating infrastructure may play a larger role than scarcity municipalities are raising waters rates 5 to 11 percent a year At some point property owners will be seeking relief as the cost of water may double in as few as 6 years As SWS assists individuals businesses and municipalities in improving their irrigation methods and reducing their environmental impact the momentum of water conservation shows no signs of slowing Proven benefits Through demonstration and documentation SWS has helped irrigation users reduce their potable water use by over 300 million litres

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  • CASE STUDIES | Smart Watering Systems
    SWS in 2008 to reduce landscape potable water use and help them improve their environmental sustainability at the Mississauga RBC corporate campus SWS was asked to perform a system audit provide upgrade recommendations and implement an Lansing Square Manulife Financial In the Spring of 2008 Manulife Property Management took steps to reduce the amount of municipal water being used for irrigating the landscape Having closely monitored water use for the past few years the Property Management Team recognized that there was RWH for Commercial Landscape Irrigation Water Supply SMART Watering Systems INC was asked to assist in the design of a rainwater harvesting system capturing rainfall from a 200 000 square foot roof and integrate it into a commercial irrigation system also designed by SWS The industrial property owner had Native Plant Display Garden With Rainwater Storage In an effort to reduce storm water run off a rainwater catchment system was installed in a 3 x 20 foot area between 2 driveways A modular aquablox system was ideal due to space limitations A total of 6 downspouts are collecting Pondless Waterfall Rainwater Storage In an effort to render this property 100 Wynford Place Brookfield Residential SMART Watering Systems was approached

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  • CONTACT US | Smart Watering Systems
    you Customer Service or Inquiries Call our Office 1 888 444 1530 Or Email us a dmin smartwateringsystems ca FAX 1 888 296 9091 Please feel free to contact any of our staff with any questions Chris Le Conte CIC CLIA President cleconte smartwateringsystems ca Matthew Sandink CIC CLIA CLWM Director Water Management msandink smartwateringsystems ca Andrew Firth CLIA CID Commercial Golf Design Technical Services afirth smartwateringsystems ca Keesha Rosario

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  • Water Use Audits | Smart Watering Systems
    to perform a system audit provide upgrade recommendations and implement an Water Use Audits THE FIRST STEP TO CONSERVATION Understanding your water footprint At Smart Watering Systems SWS our recommended conservation solutions are different for each client The first step for any client would be an irrigation audit to find out the total water used per irrigation zone We conduct several inspections to get an overall picture of the system s condition including management practices equipment water pressure and any deficiencies SWS will Measure how much water you use for sanitary cooling landscape and elsewhere Highlight leaks waste and opportunities for conservation Create an economically viable action plan to reduce your water use The results will shock you In one irrigation audit the client was shocked to discover they had a continuous main line leak which contributed to a waste of 66 500 gal year 251 702 litres In this case providing the client with water use information resulted in a behavioral change and a 4 000 000 L reduction in water use That equals over 8 000 in cost savings at current water rates See our specialized service for ARCHITECTS MUNICIPALITIES PROPERTY MANAGERS We can t tell you how

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  • Irrigation Design & Consulting | Smart Watering Systems
    Watering Systems SWS designs are produced in house allowing you to work directly with your professional designer Your project will never be out sourced or sent offshore Our services include Site inspections Project management Water budgeting Installation commissioning inspections and reports Why certification is important When installing any system as with any project design and planning are the foundation to success To plan an effective efficient irrigation system the designer must have experience and education the cornerstones to effective water management To that end our certifications with The Irrigation Association ensure that we are qualified and aware of the rapidly changing technology available for water resource management Certified Irrigation Designers engage in the preparation of irrigation designs to meet the needs of a particular project selecting the most effective irrigation equipment or materials for the application and utilizing the information in such a manner that efficient and cost effective irrigation designs are produced which meet the water requirements for the plant material being irrigated View our SWS Certifications for more information See our specialized service for ARCHITECTS MUNICIPALITIES PROPERTY MANAGERS We are certified design professionals Our design staff includes professionals certified in IRRIGATION DESIGN WATER CONSERVATION HORTICULTURE and LEED View

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  • Irrigation Management Systems | Smart Watering Systems
    Systems OPTIMIZING EFFICIENCY Managing your water footprint At Smart Watering Systems SWS we are certified to use Irrigation best management practices that address our clients local landscape needs while minimizing water use Using the data collected in the initial Water Use Audit we evaluate the performance of our clients irrigation system and compare actual water use to a target irrigation budget based on landscape size and plant material Management has its benefits Water use reductions of 30 70 percent with ROI s within 2 years Detect and minimize damage from leaks and missing heads before waste and damage occurs Protect your landscape investment reduce hardscape damage and avoid slip fall liability while reducing operating costs and extending equipment life Properly managed water results in healthier more disease resistant turf landscapes with less need for fertilizers pesticides Base your irrigation schedules on actual weather patterns and landscape needs with our Weather Monitoring System Management has its benefits SWS monitors all sizes of irrigation systems and utilizes irrigation management systems that allow multiple sites to be controlled from one computer These sites are typically parks universities Industrial or Commercial real estate assets Though monitoring duties vary by property our services can include water use reporting leak detection system and site inspections and service dispatching We also provide clients with end of the year site visits and water use summaries See our specialized service for ARCHITECTS MUNICIPALITIES PROPERTY MANAGERS NEW Take advantage of our new service division When a leak is detected or other damage occurs you only need to make one call In fact if SWS is managing your property we probably already know about it and one of our professionals is on the way to fix it Relax and let SWS manage your water Schedule cost savings During the Audit process

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  • How is that calculated? | Smart Watering Systems
    Saved to date is 576 940 000 litres This is calculated by actual meter readings from client s water meters over the past 4 years Money Saved Value for dollars saved to date is 1 067 339 00 This is using an average water rate of 1 85 m3 over the course of the past 4 years Carbon Saved The level of greenhouse gas emissions per kWh of energy produced

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