United Utilities signs AI deal in UK first

United Utilities’ integrated control centre in Warrington
United Utilities has become the first water company in the UK to introduce large scale artificial intelligence into its operational systems. The Warrington-based company has signed a framework agreement with EMAGIN, a Canadian technology firm, to roll out AI across its entire water network in the North West of England. The deal follows on from a successful trial which began in February after EMAGIN was selected as a finalist in United Utilities’ Innovation Lab. The Canadian team were given access to the water firm’s huge ... For the full story register now for free or login below...