Get Up to Speed with UtiliWorks' Recent Announcements
June, 2015--Dale Pennington, UtiliWorks' Managing Director is presenting on "How to Be Drought-Resilient with a Smart Water Network" with Dan Pinney, Director of Global Water Marketing at Sensus. Registration for the complimentary UIM: Water Utility Infrastructure Management educational webinar on June 24, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. EST is available here.
May, 2015--Mark Windus, Manager for UtiliWorks, is presenting "Smart Grid is Won or Lost in the Back Office" at CARILEC's Chief Executive Officers and Finance Conference on May 20, 2015 in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.
May, 2015--Dale Pennington, UtiliWorks' Managing Director is speaking on "Smart Grid's Disruptive Technologies and the Potential Effects on a Utility's Pricing Structure" at CMRG 2015 on May 19, 2015 in Roseville, CA.
May, 2015-- UtiliWorks is sponsoring and attending the Texas Municipal Utilities Association 2015 Annual Conference. The event is taking place May 14-15, 2015 in Houston, Texas.
April, 2015-- UtiliWorks is exhibiting at the 2015 Annual Texas Electric Power Conference in Granbury, Texas. The event is taking place April 8-10, 2015 at the Granbury Resort Conference Center.
February, 2015--Dale Pennington, UtiliWorks' Managing Director is speaking at the Advanced Metering Infrastructure Symposium sponsored by the Association of California Water Agencies. The event will take place in West Sacramento, CA on February 26, 2015. Dale will be presenting on "Technology Evolution in Water Management."
February, 2015-- David Shpigler, Principal for UtiliWorks is presenting "Developing Trends in Distributed Energy Resources " at TechAdvantage 2015 on Thursday February 26, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. Dale Pennington, UtiliWorks' Managing Director is also presenting at TechAdvantage. His presentation is on "How to Implement a Pre-Pay System on Wednesday February 25, 2015 at 8:30 a.m. The conference and exhibition is taking place February 23-26, 2015 at the Orange County Center in Orlando, FL.
January, 2015-- Dale Pennington, UtiliWorks' Managing Director is participating on a Water Utility Technology Panel Session titled "Transferring Asset Data to Operations" at Distributech 2015 on February 5, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. in Room 28E. The conference and exhibition is taking place February 2-5, 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, CA.
October, 2014--Dale Pennington, UtiliWorks' Managing Director is speaking at EVOLVE: The 2014 Sensus Utility Conference. Dale will be presenting on "Water Infrastructure Management in an Era of Evolving Data Analytics" on November 3, 2014 at the Arizona Grand Resort in Phoenix, AZ.
August, 2014--UtiliWorks is sponsoring, presenting and exhibiting at the 2014 Smart Water Summit. The event is taking place September 8-10, 2014 at PGA National, Palm Beach Gardens, FL.
June, 2014--UtiliWorks is sponsoring, presenting and exhibiting at the 2014 Municipal Smart Grid Summit. The event is taking place June 22-24, 2014 at Arizona Grand, Phoenix, AZ.
May, 2014--UtiliWorks is presenting at the Aclara Client Conference 2014 , which takes place in Orlando, FL from May 5-8, 2014. UtiliWorks' presentation is titled "Water Infrastructure management in an Era of Evolving Data Analytics."
January, 2014--Dale Pennington, UtiliWorks' Managing Director is speaking at the Energy, Utility and Environmental Conference (EUEC) 2014 conference in Phoenix, AZ from February 3-5, 2014. Dale will be presenting on Optimizing Renewable Projects, Plug-in Electric Vehicles, Home Area Networks and tactics on Building a Smart Grid.
January, 2014--UtiliWorks will be participating on a Panel Session titled "Enterprise Information and Asset Management Track: Using AMI Data for Added Value Operational Solutions" at Distributech 2014 on January 28, 2014 at 3pm in Room 217D. The conference and exhibition is taking place January 28-30, 2014 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, TX.
News and Publications
July, 2015--UtiliWorks' Managing Director, Dale Pennington was referenced multiple times in the USA Smart Grid market analysis report by the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest, Inc. The report "SMART GRID: Zielmarktanalyse USA 2015 mit Profilen der Marktakteure" was published in June, 2015. Click here to read the full report.
May, 2015--UtiliWorks was recognized for "Business Honors" for the Baton Rouge area by the Advocate for their work with Orangeburg Department of Public Utilities (DPU). Click here to read the article published on May 17, 2015.
April, 2015--UtiliWorks' client, the City of Orangeburg's Department of Public Utilities (DPU) received the "Best Smart Infrastructure Project of the Year" award at CS Week 2015. The awards were announced and distributed during the general session for CS Week on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Congratulations to Orangeburg DPU for a great accomplishment! Click here for the full press release.
May, 2014--Transmission & Distribution World Magazine publishes Orangeburg Department of Public Utilities' case study on May 23, 2014. Click here to read the full article, titled "AMI Project Advances to Full Implementation."
April, 2014--SmartGridNews features a special report on the City of Ruston's Smart Grid Case study. Click here to read the full article, published on April 30, 2014.
March, 2014--UtiliWorks publishes a case study on the City of Ruston's Smart Grid program. The study describes the major project components for the implementation of Ruston's innovative Smart Grid Investment Grant (SGIG) program. Click here to read the full case study.
March, 2014--UtiliWorks publishes a case study on Orangeburg Department of Public Utilities' successful AMI and MDM implementation program. Click here to read the full case study.
February, 2014--UtiliWorks was nominated as one of the top 25 companies to watch in 2014 by Smartgridnews.com. UtiliWorks is honored to have made it into the fifth and final round of voting, thanks to the support of our friends and colleagues.
December, 2014-- Dave Shpigler joins the UtiliWorks team as a Principal. In joining UtiliWorks, Dave has merged his firm The Shpigler Group, a strategic-management consulting firm, with UtiliWorks. Dave's experience in the utility industry spans over 15 years, during which time he has provided leadership and vision in formulating long-term strategic focus to nearly 250 utilities and related system developers. Dave will continue his work with UtiliWorks as a leading expert in financial and operational modeling of programs including smart grid, advanced metering, distributed energy resources, and electric vehicles.
November, 2014--Joe Kelly joins the UtiliWorks team as an Field Engineer/Project Manager. Joe will provide support to UWC's West Coast projects. Joe has a strong background in AMR/AMI and smart meter project management and deployments.
October, 2014--Zijun (Agnes) Tu joins the UtiliWorks team as an Analyst. Agnes provides support to the financial and operational analysis practice of the UtiliWorks team. Agnes' background includes developing fundamental and technical market research, financial analysis, and implementing customer service plans.
September, 2014--Joe Gaspard joins the UtiliWorks team as an Associate. Joe provides support at all stages of client engagement, from business development to research and analysis. Joe's background includes experience modeling venture financings for emerging growth companies, as well as developing digital marketing strategies for real estate development firms.
August, 2014-- Mark Windus joins the UtiliWorks team as an Associate. Mark brings over 13 years of senior level project management and consulting experience for utility customers. Mark's background also includes 15 years managing the financial and operational performance of telecommunications services at the General Manager and Director Level. Mark is a proven leader, successful at motivating fellow associates and implementing programs that exceed customer expectations.