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San Diego, California — July 01, 2024 — Orbis Intelligent Systems, a leader in water technology, is announcing a national distribution partnership with Core & Main, a trusted name in water infrastructure solutions. This collaboration combines Orbis’ innovative SmartCap technology with Core & Main’s extensive industry leadership and expertise, marking a significant milestone in the water industry. 

Orbis and Core & Main are partnering to enhance water network performance and efficiency through the SmartCap technology. This acoustic fixed-base pipe monitoring system, housed in a fire hydrant cap, uses real-time data to detect leaks and reduce non-revenue water loss, providing a crucial role in modern water management. 

Orbis, with its focus on cutting-edge infrastructure monitoring technologies, stands out as a key partner for water utilities and municipalities. Now, Orbis’ SmartCap solution will be accessible nationwide through Core & Main’s expansive distribution network. 

To explore how Orbis’ SmartCap technology can benefit your water operations, visit Orbis Intelligent Systems, or contact your local Core & Main CORE+ product specialist. 

About Orbis Intelligent Systems: 

Headquartered in San Diego, California, Orbis Intelligent Systems delivers smart technologies that support utilities in delivering safe and reliable water services. Orbis has developed a range of technologies that offer real-time data on consumer water usage, network efficiency, and pipeline condition. With accurate data, maintenance can be smartly targeted, reducing leakage, discoloration, pressure abnormalities, and the risk of service failure. These technologies also alert on network tampering and illegal usage and measure consumer water consumption for accurate billing. Learn more at

About Core & Main: 

Based in St. Louis, Core & Main is a leader in advancing reliable infrastructure™ with local service, nationwide®. As a leading specialized distributor with a focus on water, wastewater, storm drainage and fire protection products, and related services, Core & Main provides solutions to municipalities, private water companies and professional contractors across municipal, non-residential and residential end markets, nationwide. With more than 350 locations across the U.S., the company provides its customers local expertise backed by a national supply chain. Core & Main’s nearly 5,500 associates are committed to helping their communities thrive with safe and reliable infrastructure. Visit to learn more. 

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