Innovative app for PG&E field crews earns award.

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InformationWeek announced Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) as the winner of the "2017 IT Excellence Award" in the Data and Analytics category. PG&E was recognized for its Mobile Asset Inspection app, which provides PG&E gas and electric power inspectors in the field with real-time information including maps, customer information, safety and access information.

PG&E's Digital Catalyst team worked closely with electric and gas field workers during development of the app, spending 400 hours on field research discovery, shadowing field workers to learn about their day-to-day work. Satellite maps...

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