Zurn Industries LLC has announced the expansion of its Zurn Connected Backflow Preventer product line with the Zurn Connected Pressure Monitor (ZCSM-PF) and Zurn Connected Flow Meter Option (ZCSM-BTM).
Backflow preventers are designed to safeguard the water supply. Zurn Connected Backflow Preventers provide real-time data via a mobile-friendly web portal, plumbSMART, on system pressure changes, water consumption, relief valve discharge. The Zurn Connected Flood Control system features remote water shutoff capabilities.
The expanded product line includes the Zurn Connected Pressure Monitor (ZCSM-PF) and Zurn Connected Flow Meter Option (ZCSM-BTM). The Connected Pressure Monitor tracks incoming water pressure and allows the user to set real-time alerts for preset high and low pressure. The pressure monitor is available for all large DC and RP backflow preventers. Zurn will connect all Zurn Wilkins large RP backflow preventers purchased after March 1, 2020, which includes the pressure monitor hardware and ethernet or LTE gateway.
The Connected Flow Meter Option (ZCSM-BTM) is an available upgrade combined with the Zurn Connected Pressure Monitor. The Flow Meter Option tracks the system’s flow rate and total water consumption. Real-time alerts can be set for water waste. This upgrade option is available for all DC and RP backflow preventers 2-1/2- to 12-inches. The Zurn Connected Pressure Monitor and Zurn Connected Flow Meter Option combine pressure and flow monitoring within one solution.