Intergraph's Next-Generation AM/FM/GIS to Serve Veridian Connections Inc.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 1, 2004
G/Electric to enable integrated workflows and enterprisewide data
Intergraph (NASDAQ:INGR) Mapping and Geospatial Solutions today announced Veridian Connections Inc. (www.veridian.on.ca/veridian/index.htm), a wholly owned subsidiary of Veridian Corporation, has purchased G/Electric, Intergraph's geofacilities management system for electric utilities based on Intergraph's next generation G/Technology. Located in Central Ontario, Canada, Veridian Connections Inc. powers more than 91,000 homes and businesses and is jointly owned by the cities of Pickering and Belleville, the Town of Ajax and the Municipality of Clarington.
The G/Electric system will be implemented throughout the enterprise for all records maintenance, asset planning and asset design functions and will interface to the existing corporate customer information and financial information systems, as well as the Dromey DESS electrical analysis package. A diverse group of employees - from engineers to design technicians to supervisors, customer service agents and field representatives - will use the solution.
According to Veridian Connections Inc. Executive Vice President Axel Starck, "Intergraph's G/Electric will enable our company to meet business-critical and strategic initiatives with a completely integrated IT environment. We can now easily share facility-related data with other enterprise applications and make better decisions with a lower operating cost."
For more information about Intergraph's solutions, visit http://imgs.intergraph.com/solutions/. Detailed information on G/Electric can be found at http://imgs.intergraph.com/gelectric/.
Through its subsidiary Veridian Connections Inc., Veridian Corporation is responsible for distributing electricity to more than 91,000 customers in the Cities of Pickering and Belleville, the Towns of Ajax and Port Hope, and the communities of Uxbridge, Bowmanville, Newcastle, Orono, Beaverton, Sunderland and Cannington. The Corporation also owns Veridian Energy Inc., a Pickering, Ontario based company that provides business-to-business and fibre optic communications services.
Intergraph Mapping and Geospatial Solutions is a leading geospatial solutions provider for the following markets: local, state and federal government; transportation; utilities; communications; location-based services; photogrammetry; remote sensing; cartography; and military and intelligence. For more information, visit http://imgs.intergraph.com.
Intergraph is a registered trademark of Intergraph Corporation. Other brands and product names are trademarks of their respective owners.
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|Date:||Jun 1, 2004|
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