Intergraph® and SISGRAPH Power CPFL Energia
Brazil electric company can cut outage time by 33 percent with Intergraph's
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Dec. 7, 2012
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Dec. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --CPFL Energia selected
Intergraph^® partner SISGRAPH to deploy Intergraph's InService outage
management and mobile workforce management systems to benefit more than seven
million customers in 569 cities across Brazil.
"The Intergraph InService solution from SISGRAPH proved to be a stable,
high-performance system at RGE, a CPFL Energia company in Rio Grande do Sul,
which has used Intergraph software for years," said Alexandre Junqueira
Franco, Projects and TI Business Solutions Department Manager at CPFL Energia.
"This validation was important when selecting a solution to improve operations
across eight distribution companies and serve an even greater number of
Using Intergraph's InService products, SISGRAPH will provide CPFL Energia with
integrated outage management and mobile workforce management capabilities that
tie into the utility's GIS, ERP and SCADA systems. InService's outage
management system helps determine the cause and location of an outage and
speeds service restoration times by as much as 33 percent, while its
integrated mobile solution provides field crews with access to outage
information and maps, providing better coordination between crews and
dispatchers. CPFL Energia joins more than 600 utilities and communications
companies around the world that power smarter decisions with Intergraph
"The new solution from SISGRAPH and Intergraph will change the way CPFL
Energia executes its services in the field," said Fernando Schmiegelow,
Marketing Director, SISGRAPH. "By integrating outage management and mobile
workforce management into a single solution that can benefit its customers,
CPFL Energia is demonstrating its leadership and commitment to customer
SISGRAPH has been providing Intergraph solutions to Brazil since 1980.
SISGRAPH provides exclusive sales, consulting, implementation and training
services - in its Training Center or in its customers' facilities as well -
for all Intergraph Process, Power & Marine products in Brazil and for all
Intergraph Security, Government & Infrastructure products in Latin America and
the Caribbean. SISGRAPH's technical team of more than 100 engineers and
specialists has deep knowledge of Intergraph products, its applications and
the markets to which they are destined. In 2011 SISGRAPH became, as well as
Intergraph, a Hexagon Group company, which is the global leading supplier of
Project Technologies, management and visualization. For more information about
SISGRAPH, visit www.sisgraph.com.br.
Intergraph is the leading global provider of engineering and geospatial
software that enables customers to visualize complex data. Businesses and
governments in more than 60 countries rely on Intergraph's industry-specific
software to organize vast amounts of data to make processes and infrastructure
better, safer and smarter. The company's software and services empower
customers to build and operate more efficient plants and ships, create
intelligent maps, and protect critical infrastructure and millions of people
around the world.
Intergraph operates through two divisions: Process, Power & Marine (PP&M) and
Security, Government & Infrastructure (SG&I). Intergraph PP&M provides
enterprise engineering software for the design, construction, operation and
data management of plants, ships and offshore facilities. Intergraph SG&I
provides geospatially powered solutions including ERDAS technologies to the
public safety and security, defense and intelligence, government,
transportation, photogrammetry, and utilities and communications industries.
Intergraph Government Solutions (IGS) is an independent subsidiary for SG&I's
U.S. federal business.
Intergraph is part of Hexagon (Nordic exchange: HEXA B; www.hexagon.com), a
leading global provider of design, measurement and visualization technologies
that enable customers to design, measure and position objects, and process and
present data. For more information, visit www.intergraph.com and
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