10 Most Promising Utilities Tech Consulting/Services Companies - 2019

Utility vendors today are faced with an uphill task, combating challenges pertaining to the maintenance of their crumbling infrastructures while also catering to the growing customer expectations. In the meantime, newer trends such as distributed power generation and behind the meter, on-site energy generation sources are having a more significant impact on the landscape. This relentless pursuit of innovation in the utility sector dictates the need for solutions that augment efficient energy storage, mitigate corresponding cybersecurity threats, and effectively resolve the need for expensive infrastructural upgradations.

Consequently, the genesis of highly distributed and efficient power grid architecture, better known as the “Energy Cloud,” is fast replacing the old infrastructure. All inclusive service providers that offer utility delivery automation services are monitoring these new developments in the industry to ensure real-time management and optimization of production, transport, and delivery of

utilities, all the while paving the way for engaging customer interactions that solve some of the predominant hurdles plaguing the industry. The emergence of a myriad of utility vendors delivering state-of-the-art data-driven applications and smart grid communications make it all the more cumbersome for industry leaders to zero in on a precise go-to strategy that checks all their boxes.

This edition of CIOReview brings you the “10 Most Promising Utilities Tech Consulting/Services Companies - 2019.” The list gives you some of the most prominent organizations in the industry that provide sustainable services, enabling industry leaders to enhance performance and efficiency of their utility delivery strategies. The proposed list envisions assisting companies in benefiting from the services of the right utility technology providers that suit their organizations requirements and supports them in their strategic endeavors.

Top Utilities Companies

Provides distinctive advisory services and actionable recommendations to help companies manage risks more effectively by improving their cybersecurity, audit and compliance programs

Burns & McDonnell

Burns & McDonnell

Offers direct hire construction and fabrication services through union subsidiary, AZCO Inc and an open-shop subsidiary, Ref-Chem

Novinium

Novinium

The company's proprietary Cablecure Technology rejuvenates underground cables quickly and safely, returning them to better-than-new performance

POWERPLAN

POWERPLAN

Provides financial and compliance clarity, to make confident, credible decisions that improve overall corporate performance

Powertech Labs

Powertech Labs

Supports electrical utilities, original equipment manufacturers, and the automotive industries

Process Solutions Assurance

Process Solutions Assurance

Provides focused consulting services to meet the end-to-end needs of the utility industry through Project Management, Business Process, and Technical implementation

SEDC

SEDC

Provides CIS/Billing, Accounting, Engineering and Operations applications configured to meet desired requirements

Tetra Tech

Tetra Tech

Provides responsible resource management and sustainable infrastructure services that encompass the full life cycle of solutions

TMG Consulting

TMG Consulting

Provides strategic planning for utilities contemplating significant business transformation projects and procurement services where solutions are acquired

WaterSmart Software

WaterSmart Software

Delivers software-as-a-service customer engagement and analytics platform for superior customer service to water utilities