ABB company Ventyx, a leading provider of industrial enterprise software was named the Silver winner in the ‘Company of the Year – Energy’ category for the 2013 International Business Awards (IBAs).
Finalists for this year’s awards were selected from more than 3,300 companies from over 50 countries and territories worldwide. Ventyx, the sole technology vendor chosen in this category, was recognised for its innovation and continuous commitment to addressing the long-term and future technology needs of its global energy customers.
Pointing out that Ventyx software solutions play a key role in enabling their customers power the world, Jeff Ray, CEO of Ventyx says that in the past year alone, they have helped their customers overcome some serious challenges, including natural disasters such as Hurricane Sandy, as well as the daily task of meeting the rising demand for power while protecting the environment.
The world’s leading utility companies rely on Ventyx to optimise asset performance and operational efficiency while improving customer satisfaction. Some of their customers include the American Electric Power, one of the largest electric utilities in the United States, which is implementing Ventyx’s Asset Health Center solution to enhance the performance and reliability of its electric transmission network; E.ON, one of the world’s largest investor-owned power and gas companies, which selected Ventyx to underpin its new smart grid control centre in Sweden; and Électricité de France (EDF), the world’s largest producer of electricity, which is deploying Ventyx asset management solutions across its power generation operations in France.
Ventyx solutions are also helping improve access to more reliable power for 15 million citizens in Ecuador through a contract with TRANSELECTRIC and CENACE.
Ventyx was also named ‘Company of the Year – Energy’ at the 2013 American Business Awards held earlier this year.