A pioneering solution from Quinnox helps reduce storm restoration costs for one of the largest electric utility in NA

CLIENT OVERVIEW

Largest energy delivery Company managing more than 90,000 miles of power lines in an 11,400-square-mile territory in North America.

BUSINESS NEED

Our customer faced challenges such as longer turn-around time in mobilizing the field force and high operational costs for restoration after a storm affected their facilities.

SOLUTION

The Quinnox team built a Cloud based Web Application and a Mobile application to capture the physical pole replacement activities during storm restoration. The team built a Cloud based web app on a multi-tenant cloud architecture for User Management, Storm Event Management, Application Configuration, Dynamic Data Management for Mobile App, Report module for Management on Data received from Crewmembers and Pole replaced list screen. The team also developed native apps for both Android and iOS using Microsoft Xamarin platform that work both in online and offline modes.

BENEFITS

  • Cost savings due to:
    1) Faster turnover time for data capturing and dissemination
    2) Improved accuracy and availability of information to the business team for analysis.
  • Increase in revenue due to accurate capturing of pole replacement data, leading to charging the telecom partners accurately.
  • End to end development of the application and the deployment was completed in 10 weeks.