Improving Eversource Energy’s Storm Damage Assessment
GridBright helped Eversource Energy enhance its storm damage assessment application to provide more accurate outage restoration information.
Electric Storm Damage Assessment Application Enhancement
About the Customer:
Eversource Energy (formerly known as Northeast Utilities) is a publicly traded, Fortune 500 energy company headquartered in Hartford, Connecticut and Boston, Massachusetts, with several regulated subsidiaries offering retail electricity and natural gas service to more than 3.6 million customers in Connecticut, Massachusetts and New Hampshire.
Project Description & Benefits:
In 2016, Eversource Energy sought a qualified systems integration and development partner to complete enhancements and system integration for its storm damage assessment application. Eversource selected GridBright for the project which was completed on time and budget in 2017. After rolling out the enhanced application in Spring 2017, Eversource reported streamlined field crew damage assessment workflows that are already improving Eversource’s ability to provide more accurate outage restoration information to customers and communities.
The Eversource damage assessment application developed in partnership with GridBright has proven to be a simple, reliable and useable tool. GridBright’s expertise in design and as an effective integration partner, was critical to the success of the project.