Posts Tagged: Accuracy

Wellntel’s New SP4 Sounder Technology Dramatically Improves Performance, Even During Extreme Weather

Wellntel SP4 Sounder

At Wellntel, we look at each network every morning and study trends in performance to inform improvements which come in better hardware, better firmware and smarter analytics. In the last year, we have implemented a variety of major platform improvements that, together, bring fleet Data Delivery Rate* to >97% on new networks and networks that… Read more »

Wellntel Matches Pressure Transducer Performance

Resulting comparison between Wellntel and Pressure Transducer shows very high correlation between instruments

In a side-by-side comparison with a combination pressure transducer and barometric pressure logger, Wellntel has shown that with proper calibration and “benchmarking,” Wellntel will deliver accuracy and precision on par with much more expensive and complicated instruments. Here are the results of a three-month study conducted by members of the South Benton County Community Groundwater Network,… Read more »

Wellntel Announces Sensor Firmware V2 (SV2)

Today, Wellntel is announcing Wellntel Sensor Firmware V2 (SV2). This new firmware is important in two ways: 1.) It substantially improves the ability of an out-of-the-box sensor to find and track groundwater levels with little or no calibration in a wide range of physical and acoustic well conditions, and when situations in the field change. Therefore, it simplifies start-up, improves… Read more »

Wellntel System Impresses in USGS Pump Test

Pump Test Impacts on Monitoring Well: Wellntel and PT Data

At the invitation of scientists at USGS, a Wellntel system was deployed alongside redundant in-water level sensors in a monitoring well and gathered groundwater level data during pumping tests to evaluate groundwater availability. The result: a compelling argument for Wellntel as a dependably accurate instrument that can engage stakeholders with shared facts, in near realtime…. Read more »

New Features on Wellntel Dashboard; including Smartphone Hydrographs

Wellntel Mobile Web Hydrograph

Earlier this week, we posted new features to customer dashboards to provide easier access to the most important groundwater information, improve communication, increase system accuracy and uptime. Here are a few of the highlights: 1.) Mobile Web includes Groundwater and Tank Level When you login to your Wellntel account using a smartphone, you’ll be able… Read more »

Comparing Wellntel to conventional technology for accuracy, performance, and cost

Groundwater professionals, stakeholders and the science-minded are keen to take advantage of the massive scientific, social and economic benefits of Wellntel, but understandably, they need to know how Wellntel compares in terms of accuracy, performance and cost, compared with technologies that they currently use to measure groundwater levels. So in test sites all over the US,… Read more »

Sensor Firmware 1.11 available

Today, January 10th, Wellntel has released Sensor firmware (V1.11) with a number of key improvements: Improved absolute accuracy Easier calibration, especially in harsh duty environments For best performance, we urge customers to upgrade their Wellntel Sensors to this new software version when it is convenient, and offer three possible ways to go about it. 1.) Do it yourself:… Read more »

What to expect with your new Wellntel

After you’ve installed Wellntel and registered, login to my.wellntel.com, and you may see the first reading(s). When will I see my data? The sensor’s default settings have it scheduled to take a reading every 4 hours (we call this Timed Interval), and a series of readings when your pump runs and stops, so that you can… Read more »