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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.
Founded in 1976, CGI is one of the world’s largest IT and business process services providers, helping clients across the globe transform their businesses into digital enterprises. Our high-end business and IT consulting, systems integration and transformational outsourcing services, complemented by more than 150 IP-based solutions, accelerate our clients’ digital strategies. Our unique client proximity and best-fit global delivery model enables highly responsive service, on-time and on-budget delivery, and competitive advantage for an increasingly digital world.
CGI is a pioneer of technological innovation in the utilities sector with decades of experience in the electricity, gas and water sectors and nearly 6,000 members worldwide providing the solutions to transform the operations improve the customer experience and drive cost efficiencies to utilities clients across the globe.
We partner with 8 of the 10 largest utilities in Europe and North America and have more than 250 clients globally. We have long-term outsourcing relationships with clients such as ELEXON, UK Power Networks, Morrison Utility Services (UK); EDP (Portugal, Spain, Brazil and USA); EDF, Engie (France).
We designed and built 12 of the 18 central utility market systems in the world, leading the market in the provision of the technology that enables utility markets to operate effectively. In the UK, we designed, built and continue to operate the BSC Settlement systems for ELEXON; the data systems on behalf of the Data Communication Company (DCC) at the heart of Britain’s smart metering implementation programme; and the central market system for Market Operator Services Ltd (MOSL) to support the operation of the non-household English water market.
CGI has been at the heart of every major change in Britain’s energy and utility markets since privatisation. We have been at the forefront of enabling access to smart meter data through our Instant Energy and DCC Adapter solutions and implemented complex meter to cash and demand forecasting solutions for our energy retail clients.
CGI partners with network operators to deliver Britain’s low carbon future by supporting globally recognised innovation projects including Low Carbon London and FALCON, as we believe in the benefits smart grids can deliver to ensure our energy infrastructure remains safe, reliable, economic and sustainable.
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.
With over two decades of experience in the industry, TCS partners with more than 100 + utilities across the globe, touching the lives of more than half a billion consumers. TCS helps Utilities Run, Transform and Reimagine their businesses by leveraging business driven IT services and solutions.
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.