UTILICASE launches EPS-M at DistribuTECH 2011

Company announces asset care management and planning software solution for power utilities

San Diego, February 1, 2011 — UTILICASE announced the launch of its EPS-M platform. The asset care management and planning software platform has already received industry recognition and adoption in earlier versions.

The new version is the most comprehensive of its kind available in the market today.

To support the launch of EPS-M, UTILICASE is having live demos of the solution throughout the day at the DistribuTECH Conference in the San Diego Convention Center, February 1-3, 2011 (Booth #1149). The company is also hosting a Launch Event at the US GRANT Hotel on Wednesday, February 2nd from 5-9pm.

“UTILICASE’s EPS-M solution is the most sophisticated asset care management solution in the utility market today. There is no other solution in the market today that dives to the same level of analytics as EPS-M,” said Marc-Andre Forget, President and CEO of UTILICASE.

“The product stems from our company’s unique and deep perspective and experience working with utilities on their business strategy, operations, and technology,” added Forget.

The EPS-M platform is a suite of applications dedicated to extending the life of utility assets. The solution helps utilities plan and invest more strategically in procurement, maintenance and management of assets.

Benefits include:

Reduction of costs while enhancing or maintaining system reliability.

Providing evidence to justify reliability expenditures while establishing priorities within project candidates

The ability to measure effectiveness and reliability of infrastructure investments

Help calculate return on investments

The ability to provide a platform that can support audits and demonstrate overall requirement compliance

UTILICASE has recently received, together with BC Hydro, the Highly Commended award of the IET Innovation Award for Asset Management for 2010 at the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) Innovation Awards for its Asset Management EPS-M (SAM) software solutions.

About UTILICASE

UTILICASE provides software and services that help power companies optimize and manage resources to ensure reliability, reduce risk and improve efficiencies. UTILICASE Solutions, the company’s consulting arm, provides business strategy, IT consulting, and Integration services to utilities.

The company’s product arm, UTILICASE EPS, provides asset care optimization and asset investment planning tools that help power companies meet the growing need for infrastructure planning and investment.

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