Business services Energy Engineering Cadent asset management software case study Cadent is the UK’s largest gas distribution network and manages more than 80,000 miles of pipes which transport gas to 11 million customers. One of the biggest challenges that gas companies like Cadent now face is the shift from a centralised grid system to more localised energy production. Energy asset management software for gas companies As the world chases a net zero carbon future, the way energy is produced, stored[...]
West Berkshire have played an integral role in shaping the development of OCC’s Financial Protection module, since development first started over ten years ago. They initially approached OCC after finding that competitor software did not meet their needs for managing appointeeship and deputyship casework. The council were able to liaise directly with the development team and provide a list of desired specifications. As users of the OCC charging system since 2003, they could see clear benefits in linking Financial Protection with their existing OCC software.
Business services Research Poseidon – modelling the sustainable and responsible approach to the future of fishing Poseidon is an agent-based fishing model, created by The University of Oxford – School of Geography and the Environment in partnership with the charity Ocean Conservancy and Arizona State University. The model is designed to assist fishery managers and policy decision-makers understand trade-offs and identify sustainable fisheries management solutions. The existing model needed an appealing visualization to ensure that the model outputs would be[...]
Sport England’s Active Lives Online tool enables organisations to analyse sport participation data. To streamline the ease of use of this tool our UX Team engaged with users to ensure a revised design was centred on the user experience. Users are now able to build more complex analysis saving time and freeing technical resources for more complex tasks.
ECMWF is an independent intergovernmental organisation supported by 34 states. It is both a research institute and an operational service, disseminating weather predictions to national meteorological services and commercial customers. Monitoring and refining its modelling techniques and predictions is a core activity for the Centre. A central tool in this endeavour is its Weather Wall, a spectacular array of twelve screens on the wall in the ECMWF Weather Room which displays forecasts alongside actual weather events.
A recent report estimated that some 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are currently generated every day and that figure is rising as business and consumers demand more and more data. Start-up SISP Technologies are developing intelligent data compression technologies to help relieve the bandwidth, storage, transmission times and processing constraints this ever increasing need for data will create.
The largest provider of market intelligence and technology and service solutions in its field turned to OCC to review and improve its knowledge management platform, the internal information and expertise hub used by its employees.
The new ContrOCC Remote Financial Assessments app. Designed for financial assessment officers and social workers, ContrOCC Remote enables the user to manage appointments, record details of clients’ income and expenditure, assess eligibility for benefits wherever they are.
Elmhurst Energy's clients range from large organisations filing thousands of surveys each month to individuals who only file a few surveys a year. Billing such a large and varied customer base efficiently and accurately required an automated system.
Sport England selected OCC to develop an interactive web tool to help those delivering sport better understand their markets.
As part of the EU REACT research project, OCC developed new technical solutions to assist emergency services operators in the command and control room.