|[September 17, 2012]
Metadigm Services Completes Georgia Power Smart Grid Upgrade Project
ATLANTA --(Business Wire)--
Metadigm Services, a leading national utility services company
specializing in asset management, AMI and post-AMI services, today
announces the successful completion of a multi-year, 2.4 million meter
enhancement project for Georgia Power, the largest subsidiary of The
Metadigm Services supported Georgia Power in upgrading 2.4 million
customers, including meter installation services, meter base repairs,
incoming meter quality testing, warehousing and inventory management
throughout the state of Georgia.
"To reach every single customer in a safe, courteous and efficient
manner took considerable teamwork between Georgia Power and our team,"
says Robert Shively, CEO Metadigm Services. "I am extremely proud of our
leadership team and our employees who worked tirelessly, and I'm
grateful to the Georgia Power team as they are truly the consummate
According to Georgia Power, the upgraded digital system "has reduced 14
million miles of travel throughout the state by taking nearly 300
vehicles off the road, greatly reducing vehicle emissions."
"This milestone reflects our ongoing commitment to provide world-class
service to Georgia Power's 2.4 million customers," said Georgia Power
President and CEO Paul Bowers in a recent PRNewswire release. "With
advanced metering technology, Georgia Power is notified instantly about
customer outages, which helps expedite power restoration, improves
maintenance and enables the company to respond more quickly to customer
service requests, all while saving customers money."
About Metadigm Services
Metadigm Services has been an innovator in metering, SCADA and
communications services and products for the electric utility industry
since 1990. Metadigm is the combination of former companies Specialized
Technical Services, LEPService, and Power Engineering Associates. The
company is a market leader offering AMI/AMR technical field services, in
house testing/lab services, engineering services such as distribution
and substation automation, GIS/GPS data gathering and analysis,
warehousing and inventory services, and rapid prototype with product
development to meet any utility challenge. Metadigm is headquartered in
Atlanta with offices in Covington, Ga., Dallas, Tx., Lexington, Ky. and
Cleveland, Tn. For more information, visit www.MetadigmServices.com.
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