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The pace of change is accelerating in the utilities sector. Our mission is to help utilities transform by creating and executing new strategies and programmes of change. We do this by drawing on over 30 years of business transformation expertise and our positioning as digital leaders. Our 12,000 dedicated utilities consultants leverage the latest in social, mobile, analytics and cloud technology to transform your utility into an energy services company. That’s why we were ranked by Gartner on 2016 market share revenue: #1 in Utilities for IT Services in EMEA. With a presence in over 40 countries, the Group reported 2016 global revenues of EUR 12.5 billion.
CGI is a global business with 68,000 professionals in 40 countries across the Americas, Asia-Pacific and Europe who provide end-to-end IT and business process services that facilitate the on-going evolution of our clients’ businesses. Across the UK, we have around 6,000 members with specific industry knowledge and a broad range of client experience making CGI a true local partner. CGI is a pioneer of innovative technology in the utilities sector, with 3,000 consultants worldwide delivering innovative solutions to our clients’ most complex business challenges. We have been at the heart of every major change in the UK energy market since privatisation, helping clients to thrive in changing times. We enable network operators to implement smart grids, creating a reliable, economic, sustainable low-carbon energy infrastructure; we support the Data Communications Company (DCC) by delivering the systems at the heart of Britain’s smart metering implementation programme and we help DCC Users to connect to these systems and realise the benefits of smart metering. We have a long track record in the competitive utility markets, having helped design, build and operate 11 of the world’s 17 central market infrastructures, like Britain’s central energy market, and also supported Scotland’s competitive water market. CGI helps water and waste water companies across the globe to transform their operations, drive cost efficiencies and improve customer service. In the UK, we have established long-term relationships with leading utilities where we develop innovative mobile workforce management systems, create new production planning systems and provide IT outsourcing services.
VISION is an international management consultancy that delivers breakthroughs in customer service, business-line delivery, leadership development, call centre excellence, culture change, capital project delivery time, and digital transformation. VISION helps its clients produce significant jumps in market share, revenue, and profits. VISION’s staff are leaders in Commitment-based Management™, a management discipline that brings entrepreneurial creativity, efficiency, and zeal into large organizations. VISION starts with the premise that businesses are networks of personal, recurrent commitments. Listen to customers, change the network of commitments, and thereby make a breakthrough. VISION helps clients tackle their most challenging problems and delivers fast, enduring results.
Lowri Beck is a leading independent provider of metering systems, data capture, data management and field management services, offering innovative solutions to the utilities industry and businesses throughout Great Britain (GB).
Established in 1996, Lowri Beck provides tailored service delivery for all types of metering services including the Smart Metering Systems in support of the gas, electricity and water markets.
Lowri Beck is an accredited Ofgem Approved Meter Installer (OAMI) and Gas Meter Asset Manager (MAM) as well as an electricity Meter Operator (MOP), with the ability to offer meter provision, installation and maintenance services nationwide. Lowri Beck is also a Meter Reading Agent, Data Collector and Data Aggregator, offering a full end to end dual fuel utility support service. Our Contact Centre supports these activities and other similar services.
Lowri Becks key strengths are flexibility and partnering. We are committed to working closely with our clients, to deliver tailored cost effective solutions, which do not compromise quality, safety or service delivery.
Ordnance Survey is Great Britain’s mapping agency, providing the most accurate and up-to-date geographic data, relied on by utilities. With 10,000 changes to the landscape daily the data, services, and consultancy services we deliver across the utilities industry help organisations to better understand the environment you deliver services to your customer. We help integrate geospatial insight with your own customer and network data, which in turn allows you to manage risk more effectively, co-ordinate investment planning, simplify regulatory compliance, provide enhanced quality standards, and improve customer experience.