Published in The Institute of Water Magazine: Digital! What now?

July 24, 2019

Stantec’s Jo Kelsey reflects on the water industry’s ambition to embrace digital solutions to improve performance and delivery of outcomes

 

Digital solutions are cited in many UK water company PR19 business plans as a key enabler to meeting AMP7 performance commitments, and there is little doubt that the potential impact of digital in the industry is significant and impacts on many aspects of business operation.

For the water industry the current wave of digital technology transformation relates more to the level of sophistication of digital platforms, cloud-based technologies and capabilities to process large volumes of data.  

The water industry needs to rise to the challenge of embracing digital technology - successfully.

In this Institute of Water magazine article, Stantec’s Jo Kelsey reflects on how people, not technologies, are the key to successful delivery of digital solutions. A re-evaluation of the way that the water industry approaches projects involving digital technology would yield improved, long term success.

Previous Article
Published in Metro Magazine: Retrofitting garages for zero-emissions buses
Published in Metro Magazine: Retrofitting garages for zero-emissions buses

North American communities are switching to electric buses; here are 8 factors to consider when retrofittin...

Next Flipbook
Published in Informed Infrastructure: Moving Connected and Autonomous Vehicles Forward
Published in Informed Infrastructure: Moving Connected and Autonomous Vehicles Forward

A smart mobility testing ground launches via partnership between Stantec, Space Institute Research Corp., a...