Vancouver, BC, June 16, 2014—Hydro Ottawa has selected Copperleaf’s Decision Analytics Solution as their Asset Investment Planning and Management (AIPM) solution. Hydro Ottawa is a regulated electricity distribution company that provides power to over 315,000 residential and commercial customers in Ottawa and Casselman. It is the third-largest municipally-owned electrical utility in Ontario.
Hydro Ottawa recognized the need to improve their asset investment decision making and planning processes. Using the Copperleaf solution, Hydro Ottawa will evaluate and convert their investment ideas into optimized investment plans that minimize risk, optimize performance, and deliver the maximum value to their organization. Copperleaf will help Hydro Ottawa make investment decisions that are risk-informed, and evidence-based.
“We are very excited to begin leveraging Copperleaf,” says Jim Pegg, Manager of Asset Planning at Hydro Ottawa. ”This innovative solution will enable Hydro Ottawa to undertake a significantly more comprehensive analytical approach to our Asset Management Planning. It will also allow our engineers to provide optimized work portfolios, ensuring that our annual capital and maintenance plans best meet the needs of our customers and stakeholders.”
Copperleaf’s Regional Sales Manager, Alex Payne added, “Copperleaf is the perfect fit for any asset intensive business that wants to make better investment decisions. We’re proud that Hydro Ottawa chose us and we’re looking forward to helping them with these decisions.”
Vancouver-based Copperleaf helps asset intensive organizations rethink the traditional approach to capital planning, asset life cycle planning, and budgeting. We pioneered C55 to help organizations integrate planning, analysis, approval, and execution so that they can make asset investment decisions that are effective, transparent, and focused on the long term performance of the organization. Since 2000, we have been empowering utilities and other asset intensive organizations to make decisions with greater confidence.
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