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Leidos Lands Contracts to Help Utilities Manage Smart Grids

Leidos Lands Contracts to Help Utilities Manage Smart Grids - top government contractors - best government contracting event

leidos_purpleLeidos has been awarded three separate contracts to provide two municipal utilities and an electric services cooperative with a cloud-based technology designed to manage power grid infrastructures.

The company’s smart grid-as-a-service platform is comprised of software and hardware systems that work to help utilities install metering systems as well as track customers’ energy usage, Leidos said Tuesday.

SGS also includes outage alert, remote disconnect-connect, time monitoring and predictive analytics features.

United Power awarded Leidos a follow-on contract to deploy 20,000 additional electric meters throughout rural areas in Colorado.

Leidos will also work with the municipal utilities of Gastonia and Kings Mountain, N.C. to implement smart meters at enterprise, residential and industrial facilities.

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Written by Mary-Louise Hoffman

is a writer of news summaries about executive-level business activity in the government contracting sector. Her reports for ExecutiveBiz are focused on trends and events that drive the GovCon industry to include commercial technologies that private companies are developing for federal government use. She contributes news content to ExecutiveBiz’s sister sites GovCon Wire and ExecutiveGov.

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