Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Below are a list of the most common questions we receive. Please contact us if the answer you're looking for isn't here.
How long will it take from interest to implementation?
How many FMD’s have been installed?
Over 800 FMDs have been installed in the U.S. and Canada to date. The sizes range from 1″ to 12″, in companies of all sizes.
What sizes do the FMD come in?
The FMDs are custom manufactured in the following sizes:
- 1 inch
- 1.5 inch
- 2 inch
- 3 inch
- 4 inch
- 5 inch
- 6 inch
- 7 inch
- 8 inch
- 9 inch
- 10 inch
- 11 inch
- 12 inch
- the FMD can be custom built up to 36 inches
Have any FMD’s failed?
There has been only ONE (1) mechanical failure.
If the FMD were to Fail it would fail in the Open position with the Intake Cone sliding all the way back allowing full water flow. You will see an unexplained increase in water consumption if there is a failure.
What pressure loss can I expect to see?
Do I need permissions from the city or water provider?
Will I need a permit?
How long is the installation process?
Does the FMD harm the system?
The FMD will not harm any equipment upstream or downstream for the device. The FMD does not Produce or Create:
- Forced Water Through The Meter
- Water Hammering
How do you know the FMD is working?
Zennergy will establish a base percentage savings once the installation has taken place.
The client will see an immediate reduction in consumption on their monthly bill. This reduction will then be compared to Zennergy’s tracking data, which will show the true savings and verify that the FMD is working.