• Power Utilities
ACRT Services Partners with Satelytics on Vegetation Management
Bringing geospatial analytics to power utilities.
- Problem: Vegetation management for utilities (UVM) spans millions of acres.
- Solution: Satelytics' automated alerts.
- Benefit: ACRT is revolutionizing UVM.
>>> April 1, 2021 — ACRT Corporate HQ — Stow, OH
ACRT Services, Inc., is proud to announce a new partnership with Satelytics, Inc. This unique relationship brings the power of artificial intelligence and geospatial analytics to the utility industry and associated organizations throughout the United States. Employee-owned, ACRT Services and its family of brands including ACRT, ACRT Pacific, and Bermex, have been providing independent and client-focused vegetation management consulting, metering services, and technology solutions for nearly forty years.
Satelytics, Inc., founded in 2015, is a software company, offering AI geospatial analytics for its customers’ toughest challenges. Satelytics customers are blue-chip names in oil and gas, power, pipeline, and water-wastewater. Data acquired from satellites and drones is processed through the Satelytics.io engine to alert, locate, and quantify risk in the operator’s corridor and adjacent lands. Satelytics addresses industry challenges such as vegetation speciation, height, health, and density; work verification; land movement; encroachments; land use classification; and changes in the corridor that might present risk. Results are delivered within hours of capturing the data, presented as text and email alerts.
“We are excited to be the first to wield this cutting-edge tool for the benefit of our utility customers,” said Troy Ross, Executive VP of Operations at ACRT Services. “This tool will help us deliver value and certainty to our customers.” Ross is leading the effort to integrate this tool into regular ACRT workflows and said that he believes this partnership will continue ACRT Services position as a vegetation management trailblazer.
Sean Donegan, President and CEO of Satelytics added, “Partnering with a visionary market leader like ACRT Services provides an exceptional opportunity. The hundreds of years of experience in the ACRT Services team is impossible to emulate and invaluable! The experts at ACRT Services have already made an enormous contribution to our software and how to best present to the utility marketplace. Our goal is to set ACRT Services above all competitors. Most importantly, this unique approach will offer risk mitigation to our clients. Early warning of threats will provide much needed time for action with more options for a safe resolution.”