Cronicle Press highlights BlueConduit’s AI solution

Cronicle Press recently profiled BlueConduit’s efforts to help Flint complete its service line replacement program, highlighting how the company’s AI solution can help other cities facing uncertainty in their drinking water infrastructure.

How do you replace all the lead pipes in Flint when you don’t know how many there are? It’s a problem now faced by multiple municipalities realizing they have incomplete plumbing records and water contamination around the U.S.” …

BlueConduit has learned a lot from their work in Flint, and hopes to bring some relief to other regions working to solve complex and urgent water quality issues. …

“In Flint there are historical records that say what the pipe material was, but oftentimes records across a particular time frame that say copper might be wrong.”

AI can pick up on issues like this and spot a potential problem. Lessons like this and the process of working with a city are what BlueConduit is taking forward with their work for other cities.


About BlueConduit

BlueConduit pioneered the predictive modeling approach to lead service line identification and replacement. Through BlueConduit data science, utilities, municipalities, government agencies, and consultants standardize, predict, report, and communicate key information about lead.