For natural gas companies, there is growing pressure to deliver more energy, increase profitability and minimize financial losses. Greater expenditures are needed to ensure system integrity and replacement of aging infrastructure. Operators must also reduce operating costs and tightly control capital budgets. This requires optimization of the distribution infrastructure used to deliver natural gas to households and commercial and industrial (C&I) consumers. This article describes recent developments in integrated gas metering, which are intended to meet smart metering requirements from the gas wellhead to burner-tip applications. Industry Demands The natural gas industry presents complex challenges….