At Velrada we understand the challenges facing the Utilities sector and have experience helping clients identify ways to improve efficiency and deliver business outcomes. Our approach is to work with the business to understand requirements and deliver business solutions that add value and enable staff to easily undertake their day-to-day work activities.
We understand that technology can be an enabler but we also know there must be standards, guidelines, processes, and procedures which ensure data is accurate, relevant and accessible and managed in a secureenvironment. Examples of projects that we have delivered include:
There must be standards in place which ensure data is accurate, relevant and accessible, and managed in a secure environment.
Major public sector entity – SharePoint upgrade and enterprise document and records management solution
This project involves activity ranging from overall program management of the transition to the new EDRMS solution, to solution architecture and detailed technical design, change management, project risk advisory and an extensive data migration of documents and data.
Major state-based electricity transmission specialist – Multiple projects
Our engagement with this client has involved a range of information management projects including:
- Design and implementation of their enterprise Intranet leveraging Microsoft SharePoint.
- Health check, strategy and governance review of the enterprise document management system.
- Review, design and implementation of standard operating environment and infrastructure requirements for document management system.
In addition to the above information management focused projects, we can also leverage expertise and solutions which have been developed in other industries with similar challenges:
Workforce management – with large and often highly distributed workforces and a blend of contract, semi-permanent and permanent staff, we can use our experience in the mining and engineering industries on projects which align operational and internal systems to track people, increase productivity and ensure compliance with internal and statutory requirements.
Major project risk and assurance services – given the significant investment profiles of major projects and programs in this industry, our background in major project risk in the mining industry can be drawn upon to provide assurance and proactive risk management for major or mega project activity which is capital intensive and significant to the public interest.
Infrastructure, business continuity, and disaster recovery - we have a significant track record in the assessment, design and implementation of a range of ICT infrastructure services which involve technically complex or geographically challenging considerations.
Business intelligence and master data management – our expertise in combining information and operational technology considerations from the resources industry, as well as in the development of line of business applications (which incorporate mobile BI) to support improved oversight and insight can be applied in the utility context; often requiring multiple internal systems, data sources and a range of reporting requirements to ensure compliance with HR, HSEC and statutory obligations.