For inbound and outbound meter management, Meter Provida offers flexible, reliable, specialised meter logistics and reverse logistics. From the distribution of MAMs’ meter stock to OAMIs in the field to compliant stock management and meter movement, Meter Provida has the scale, systems, and technical capabilities to deliver. Contact our Sales Team on 01246 269807 to find out how we can help you streamline your operations, reduce your costs, and deliver on compliance.

Third Party Logistics Management

Leave the Logistics to the Experts

For OAMIs working on behalf of MAMs to deliver on the smart meter rollout who do not have warehousing infrastructure in place, we offer a fully compliant stock management and meter distribution service, leaving you to manage the installation rather than the logistics.

We will hold stock that has been assigned to you by a MAM at our secure warehouses in the heart of the UK’s motorway network. When your engineers need meters, kits, and consumables, they order on the go through our apps, ensuring the correct meters and equipment are available on their vans when they’re needed.

Our TOTE service sends these orders as frequently as required to a PUDO location close to an engineer’s home, reducing their travel time and carbon footprint. Removed assets are returned for repatriation or triage using the same TOTE method, ensuring complete visibility over the meter’s life and reducing the likelihood of missing equipment.

We offer this service for serialized meters or for non-serialised consumables and kits that can be sent on for consolidation or redistribution.

Benefits to your business

  • No need for Warehouses or Logistics Services – MPL does it all
  • Unlimited quantities of Meters & kits shipped in line with industry guidelines
  • Deliveries held at PUDO locations for up to 10 days at no extra cost
  • Visibility on the location of every meter & stock held
  • FIFO Model gets meters earning quicker for MAMs

3rd party Stock Management Logistics

For asset owners and installers looking to ensure accurate stock management and secure storage and transportation of meters, Meter Provida’s Stock Management and Logistics services offer a complete solution for inbound or outbound assets.

All meters and kits are stored in a compliant manner in our purpose built warehouses, and we can manage your stock distribution, either with your logistics partner or through our own specialist services.

And as our data services integrate with your back office systems, you will have accurate, real time stock management information whenever you need it.

Benefits to your business

  • Secure storage in our UK warehouses
  • MPL Logistics Processes developed in line with MAMCoP and MOCOPA® regulations
  • We deliver or work with your distribution partner
  • Advanced stock management gets meters out and working for you
“The WorkSmart solution is part of Meter Provida’s Slipstream Data Platform and offers class leading reporting capabilities. As part of the initial implementation, Siemens Metering Services’ Operations team sets spending limits either by team, location, or individual engineer, as well as deciding on the frequency or quantity of orders that can be placed. “

Specialised Distribution of MPL stock meters and consumables

Moving meters is a specialized activity, and when you buy from Meter Provida, you will get first class delivery of your meters and consumables, fast.

We’re not a general distribution house and we understand the legal requirements when a meter is transported. We handle meter products within industry guidelines so you can be assured that you’re compliant and that assets arrive in full working order.

Our Tote service, delivered to a PUDO location, ensures best environmental practice. Once the engineer has received the stock, the reusable Tote is used to return legacy meters to our Reverse Logistics facility.

We can deliver precise quantities of meters and consumables to manned locations and offer an In-Boot service to installation engineers. And with same day despatch on most items, you can rely on us to deliver.

Benefits to your business

  • Specialised meter distribution – from a single meter to thousands!
  • Specialised distribution ensures your compliance
  • Precise quantities to manned locations plus In-Boot services to installation engineers
  • Same day despatch on most items