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Case Study: Energy and water metering arrangement design services for M&E firms, Facilities Management and Energy Service companies 

We can help firms to review energy and water metering tender requirements for new build or major refurbishments. 


  • Audit the existing metering or requirements and provide a report on findings

  • Return on investment projections

  • Metering design arrangement to CIBSE TM39 guidance, specify and provision of meter

  • Automated data collection with data store and forwarding to other applications


Through our relationships with quality meter vendors and we can offer metering prices that will give the M&E and FM firm a competitive edge on pricing.


Our technical consultants between them have over 100+ years’ experience in metering have under projects for firms such as NHS sites, TfL, London Fire Brigade, JLL, CBRE and worked in countries in UK, Australia and Austria.

Meter selection spreadsheet

Case Study - Application Note - Energy and water metering arrangement design services for M&E firms, Facilities Management and Energy Service companies


Meterworks service package used by:

*Elemental Consulting Group for UCL and NationalGrid

*Transport for London

*London Fire Brigade

*ISS Hard FM for NHS Acute Hospital Sites

PA-Energy with it’s MeterWorks programme now provides M&E (mechanical and electrical services), facilities management (FM) and energy service firms a metering design arrangement service to the building services industry. The requirement for the national path to Carbon Net Zero increasingly will require mandatory energy compliance reporting, intensive energy and water management, utility cost management and ability in detecting process shutdown, interruption and alerts. Extensive sub-metering and metering arrangement design is now part and parcel of building related tenders. Refurbishments to upgrade existing building structures is increasingly seen as a way of preserving already embodied carbon and a way of reducing whole of life carbon in a building and it’s operation.

Oil meter

Services and equipment

CAD drawing marking up for metering amendments

Meter selection (technology type, make and models / data interface to BEMS/BMS/Logging)

Metering supply and installation on site or liaise with the M&E’s contractors

Installation service visit report (SVR)

Automated Data collection (AMR) of sub-metering half hourly

Data stored securely in PA-AMR store and forward system


Metering types

Metering new connection (electricity, water and gas) with MODBUS, MBUS and Pulse

Types: Electricity, Water, Gas, Thermal (heating / cooling) and fuel oil

Data collection: Multiple meter and single meter mains and battery powered device

Store and forward: PA-AMR based on .Net / Azure platform

Visualisation: REDSTS


The firm installs and maintain water, gas, electricity, oil and heat energy sub-meters and provide remote monitoring technologies for fiscal and sub-meters together with trouble-shooting services to fix meter issues and resolve meter-related matters.


Our Meterworks package provides a full range of technology and services to improve your water, gas, electricity and heat metering and resolve any issues you have with your existing installations. We are independent so can choose the best technologies and products available to meet your requirements.


For more information or to discuss, please contact the PA-Energy team.

Meter selection spreadsheet
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