Ben Inkrott is the Product Manager for Smart Gas Solutions at Sensus, a Xylem brand. He is responsible for defining and delivering software apps, analytics, services, and partnerships that improve operational efficiency, safety, and customer satisfaction for gas utilities. Prior to Sensus, Ben provided hardware and software solutions to the manufacturing industry through consulting and engineering. Ben holds a Mechanical Engineering degree from the University of Dayton and is currently working on his MBA through the University of Dayton.
Articles Written by Benjamin Inkrott
Cow farts and managing methane emissions
February 4, 2020
Whether you believe in climate change or not, one fact that cannot be mistaken is that greenhouse gas emissions are on the rise. One of the more problematic greenhouse gases is methane, and one of the largest emitters is agriculture in the form of cow farts and cow burps.
Sensus and Urbint – taking AMI beyond meter reading
November 14, 2019
AMI is no longer just about collecting meter reads – it’s about connected solutions that enable us to predict issues, not just react to them. Leveraging data transmitted over the Sensus FlexNet communications network, Urbint uses artificial intelligence to potential weak spots along gas pipelines.
Key Takeaways from the ESRI GeoConX Conference
November 9, 2018
After attending ESRI GeoConX, I am certain that GIS and geospatial analytics are the present and the future of the utility industry. Utilities, large and small, are embracing GIS and are realizing the power that lies within geospatial data.