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OTT HydroMet – Expert Service and Support You Can Trust

OTT HydroMet – Expert Service and Support You Can Trust

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Our global team leverages decades of expertise from each market to shape modern technologies, engineering, and applications. They combine globalized innovation with tailored expert service and support to break local barriers by listening to your unique needs, so you can have better trust and confidence in your data for both water and weather applications. When you choose to work with OTT HydroMet, you’re also working with over 500 years of combined expertise across seven strong brands that have come together to provide reliability and sustainability for monitoring networks: Years of Experience: 146 OTT partners with water resource professionals, organizations, and locations in need of reliable data, such as Harris County, Texas. Starting in 2010, the OTT team provided close to 80 water level monitoring sensors to support Harris County’s real…
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2018 in Review – Top 5 Popular Resources

2018 in Review – Top 5 Popular Resources

Blog, Company News
2018 has been an exciting year filled with new technological advancements to make water data more accessible and insightful than ever. We’ve had a busy year at OTT HydroMet which included the release of water field sensors like the OTT SVR 100 and OTT ecoN, and dataloggers like the Xlink 100 and 500. We also released many helpful, free resources – to recap the year, here’s a round-up of the most popular resources of 2018, as ranked by your peers:     1. Urban Hydrology Guide This guide explains the challenges that arise as populations in urban areas increase. Get an in-depth look at flood protection, water availability, stormwater runoff, and urban hydrology monitoring in this downloadable guide >>         2. Current and Future Trends in Nutrient Monitoring Guide…
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[Upcoming Webinar] Spot Checking: QA/QC, Data Analysis and Calibration Best Practices

[Upcoming Webinar] Spot Checking: QA/QC, Data Analysis and Calibration Best Practices

Water Quality, Webinar
Water Quality Spot Checking: QA/QC, Data Analysis and Calibration Best Practices Webinar Date: August 2, 2018 Time: 2:00 pm EDT Register Now!  Water quality parameters such as temperature, conductivity, dissolved oxygen, pH, and turbidity have the potential to rapidly change in response to different types of local events within the environment. Collecting accurate, reliable, and efficient water quality data in the field helps government agencies, municipalities, utilities and private companies keep track of changes as part of their water quality monitoring programs. In this free webinar, we discuss the use of water quality field instrumentation for efficient attended monitoring at specific locations of interest. Join us as we discuss spot checking applications relating to these topics: QA/QC best practices for validating measurements at continuous monitoring sites Data analysis and data…
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OTT Hydromet Wishes You a Happy 4th of July!

OTT Hydromet Wishes You a Happy 4th of July!

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From everyone at OTT Hydromet, have a Happy 4th of July! Proudly formed from six separate companies (OTT, Hydrolab, ADCON Telemetry, Sutron, Lufft and Kipp&Zonen), OTT Hydromet offers the combined strength and expertise of leaders in the water quality, quantity, telemetry and meteorology fields and over 140 years of experience in environmental measurement.  
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Visit us at the 2018 AWRC Annual Water Research Conference!

Visit us at the 2018 AWRC Annual Water Research Conference!

Event
Visit us at the 2018 AWRC Annual Water Research Conference! If you are in the Fayetteville, AR area July 23 - 24, make sure to stop by and visit us at the 2018 AWRC Annual Water Research Conference! OTT Hydromet representatives will be there and look forward to speaking with you. They will be answering any questions or comments you might have for them. Stop by to learn more about how our products can meet your project needs and about our exciting upcoming product launches. We look forward to seeing you there! Our representatives will be there to discuss our various applications including: Water Quality Water Level Discharge Meteorology Data Loggers Data Hosting Software Installations Surface and Groundwater Measurements for: Water Resource Management Urban Hydrology Water Quality Nutrient Monitoring  …
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Meet our Urban Hydrology Protecting Lives and Property Webinar Guest Speaker!

Meet our Urban Hydrology Protecting Lives and Property Webinar Guest Speaker!

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              Jeff Lindner Director of Harris County Flood Control District Flood Operations Program METEOROLOGIST JEFF LINDNER Joining the Harris County Flood Control District in 2004 as the District’s first meteorologist is one of many precedents set by Jeff Lindner. In his primary role as Director of the District’s Flood Operations Program, Jeff implements regular communication with the National Weather Service and the Harris County Office of Emergency Management (HCOEM) during times of flooding while monitoring 154 rainfall and stage gages and collecting data at over 450 bridges. Jeff has developed multiple presentations and preparedness materials on hurricane impacts, flooding, and drought and how to prepare and respond to these weather episodes. Jeff holds a Bachelor of Science degree in meteorology from Texas A&M University.…
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Webinar: Urban Hydrology Protecting Lives and Property

Webinar: Urban Hydrology Protecting Lives and Property

Urban Hydrology, Webinar
Webinar: Urban Hydrology Protecting Lives and Property Date: June 27, 2018 Time: 10AM EST   Register now for this webinar! In recent years, urban flooding has increased with growing population size. Join us as we discuss the influence of urbanization, impacts of intense rain events, and how your peers are protecting lives by managing flood events. Webinar Topics:  Strategies from your colleagues in the application featuring Guest Speaker Jeff Lindner of Harris County Problems that your peers and agencies are currently trying to solve The role new technology is playing in providing early and accurate warnings Harris County case study during Hurricane Harvey Specific measures used today to protect lives and property Also, you will have the opportunity to participate in a live Q&A with the Guest Speaker, Jeff Lindner. Meet Our Guest Speaker…
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On-Demand Webinar: Surface Water Velocity Measurement

On-Demand Webinar: Surface Water Velocity Measurement

Webinar
  Watch the Surface Water Velocity Measurement Webinar On-Demand Now! Watch our on-demand webinar for a deep dive into the advantages of surface water velocity measurement and more on OTT Hydromet's new SVR 100 for maintenance free measurement. Measuring velocity and knowing the quality of your data especially during extremely high flows, when seconds can save lives, can make the difference and provide key insights for critical decisions. WHAT YOU'LL LEARN: SRV 100 total solutions Comparison of surface velocity radars vs. doppler Application review The best way to measure Q Technical specifications Total cost of ownership for the SVR 100 solution Presented By: Christel Valentine Vertical Marketing Manager - Hydrology OTT Hydromet   OTT SVR 100 is a simple, non-contact, compact surface water velocity radar sensor. Designed for measuring flow…
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Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) Monitoring Webinars Now Available On-Demand!

Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) Monitoring Webinars Now Available On-Demand!

Webinar
 Webinars Now Available On-Demand! Did you miss our recent Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) Webinars? Don’t worry they are now both available on-demand! Join Dr. Ian Walsh, as he reviews the severe impacts harmful algal blooms have on aquatic ecosystems, the economy and human health in the first webinar followed by an in-depth data and parameter relationship analysis in the second webinar.   HABs Monitoring Webinar Series Details: Webinar #1 - HABs: Contributing Factors, Triggers, and Monitoring What is HABs? Who is affected by HABs? Join us, as we discuss what we know and don't know about HABs including what triggers a bloom, role of autonomous nutrient monitoring systems vs discrete sampling, and water quality and nutrient sensors. Listen to Webinar #1   Webinar #2 - HABs: Analyzing Data / Exploring…
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Are You Monitoring the Right Top 5 Water Quality Parameters?

Are You Monitoring the Right Top 5 Water Quality Parameters?

Water Quality
Download now! How Top 5 Water Quality Parameter Measurements Help to Generate Key Insights for Making Decisions. Through the generation of long term water quality datasets trends and changes can be captured and analyzed to help tell the story as to what is going on within a specific water body location at any given time.  In turn, these stories help water management professionals and aquatic scientists to develop and benchmark environmental water quality monitoring programs. Explore and learn how the top 5 water quality parameter measurements help to generate key insights for making decisions. Water quality parameters discussed in detail: Water Temperature Conductivity Dissolved Oxygen pH Turbidity   Download Now
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