March 15, 2012 – Electro Industries/GaugeTech (EIG) announced that its Shark 100B multifunction power meter with native BACnet/IP was declared the Monitoring Instruments Category winner in EC&M magazine’s 2012 Product of the Year contest.

The Product of the Year award recognizes outstanding design and utility for products released in 2011. Winning the Monitoring Instruments category affirms the uniqueness and excellence of the Shark 100B power meter. This meter, the latest addition to the award-winning Shark family of meters, acts as a BACnet server to seamlessly integrate with any BACnet building management system or application. The Shark 100B power meter was developed for “Green” buildings, LEED certification and other Energy Management strategies. This highly accurate power meter has a Web interface for remote BACnet/IP and Modbus configuration and tracking of energy readings through the Internet using any standard Web browser.

All of the category winners are listed on EC&M’s website: