Monthly Archives: August 2015

SOCAR, Azerigas PU Improving revenue protection and customers experience

SOCAR, Azerigas PU Improving revenue protection and customers experience
Needs Azerigas Production Unit, a sub-company of SOCAR (State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic), delivers gas to 1.6 million consumers. With traditional mechanical meters, Azerigas PU was facing a number of issues, including fraud and collection of payments. Only 35 to 40 percent of payments were collected from end-users. Solutions ItronĀ“s smart payment technology offers an efficient and cost-effective method to secure revenue collection via “two-way” prepayment, using a smart card to carry credit .