December 1, 2011 — Capgemini has been chosen by the Southern California Gas Co., a Sempra Energy utility, to support them in the delivery of a comprehensive advanced meter solution, a first for a large North American, gas-only distribution company.
The work is planned to extend to the end of December 2013, with an initial go-live date of October 2012.
Capgemini will provide SoCalGas with a spectrum of advanced meter project services including developing processes for and staffing a project management office, developing detailed technical and business requirements for the project, managing multiple system releases and developing project strategies for the test and organizational change management aspects of the project. In addition, Capgemini will provide support to the systems integration, architecture, testing and deployment efforts.
Capgemini was selected for this project by SoCalGas following a competitive tender process involving major vendors.