Oncor chooses to Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure for GIS solution

Oncor Electric Delivery Company (Oncor) has selected Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure to deliver geospatial data across the company´s operations, the company said.

Hexagon´s geographic information system (GIS) and network modelling solution will coordinate with other business systems to streamline network design and documentation and asset and project management.

The real-time connectivity model will go beyond standard GIS capabilities and will serve as a single source of truth for location-based network information at Oncor.

Oncor distribution engineers will use Hexagon´s software to maintain the electric distribution network model, plus a secondary network and a fiber network, to support the company´s operations.

Oncor is a regulated electric transmission and distribution service provider.

Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure helps utilities and communications companies achieve greater reliability, increase efficiency and fulfill the expectations of customers, shareholders and regulators. It is part of Hexagon (NASDAQ Stockholm: HEXA B; hexagon.com), a global provider of information technologies.