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Gas Driving and Walking Survey Applications now available!
Gas utilities know that their network needs to be surveyed on a regular basis to comply with local PUC's requirements, or otherwise face stiff penalties, [...]
Applications now available in Atlas providing simplified user interfaces!
We at Cliffhanger Solutions understand that the variety of typical tasks related to a utilities use case require different processes, different data and because of [...]
Route optimization for Inspections and Vegetation Management.
Vegetation Management, Gas Leak Surveys, Pole Inspections, etc, all require crews to go out in the field and follow a certain route or dedicate their [...]
Work Assignment Based on Optimized Route
Utilities often use their network to perform traces. Atlas can use the results of a trace (i.e. optimized route between points, or tracing a circuit) [...]
Bummer: I need a different license!
Hypothetical case: you implemented some software and decided to extend its use cases. However, you realize that this requires additional modules and subsequent license fees. [...]
Storm damage aftermath. Nightmares prevented…
When large storms, or worse, are brewing, a utility typically gets into gear to prepare for the worst. Crews are put on standby, equipment is [...]
Field data collection made simple: Vegetation Management, Pole Inspection, Driving Survey, Damage Assessment and Right of Way management. One app, no modules, no additional license cost.
One Application: all use cases and business processes Utilities rely on data collected in the field for different purposes, from a variety of different applications [...]
Vegetation Management made easy.
Vegetation management typically starts with assessing the amount of work required to maintain a specific sections of network. The utility company uses this data for [...]
Add popular landbases to your Smallworld GIS. Google Maps, Bing, OSM: no problem!
Smallworld data on top of Google or other map services, inside Smallworld GIS? Need to replace MrSid? Look no further! Our Cloudmaps for Smallworld GIS [...]
Electric Office: Now accept field data back to Smallworld!
Smallworld GIS is a leading platform for utilities because of its advanced version management, vector capabilities, and network tracing. We at Cliffhanger Solutions now fully [...]
Exciting new functionality released! Atlas 2.14.0 now available.
Always needed map rotation or wanted offline databases to be generated based on a specific schedule? Wait no longer. Atlas 2.14.0 has been released and [...]
Getting audited or need compliance evidence? No worries!
Utilities frequently get audited or need evidence to prove that they are in compliance. Examples, why this is sometimes required, are: safety violations explosions power [...]