UMS Group is an international Management Consulting firm specializing in enterprise-level value creation and performance management solutions. We combine experienced consultants and seasoned industry professionals with world class tools and intellectual capital to assist our clients in diagnosing problems, designing solutions, and implementing change.
March 7, 2012
UMS Group and Ivara Corporation Partner to Deliver Asset Performance Management Solutions to European Utilities
PARSIPPANY, NEW JERSEY, March 7, 2012 – UMS Group and Ivara Corporation have formed a partnership to offer Ivara’s EXP Enterprise software to UMS’ utility clients in Europe. The Partnership furthers UMS’ end-to-end vision of Asset Management processes enabled by technology tools such as its Risk and Investment Optimization Software Suite.
Ivara EXP supports clients needing a solution for collecting, consolidating and analyzing asset health data to make informed maintenance decisions. UMS Group will become both a business development partner and an implementation partner for Ivara for the European utility industry. By combining Ivara’s software solution with UMS’ global leadership in Asset Management consulting, the companies will be able to expand their offerings to the market. Our clients will benefit from the strong asset performance management capabilities offered by Ivara EXP, which are complementary to UMS’ services and products in risk and portfolio optimization.
“We are seeing increased demand for technology to support asset performance and reliability initiatives as well as regulatory requirements,” says Jan Schipper, UMS Group’s Managing Director for Europe. “Ivara’s track record in the utility industry is excellent and Ivara EXP is unique in its capability to support utilities’ need to demonstrate compliance and sustainability in asset reliability and performance.”
“Partnering with UMS Group opens an opportunity for growth in Europe and worldwide with global utilities,” says Paul Marshall, CEO, Ivara Corporation. “Leveraging UMS Group’s risk and portfolio expertise as well as their industry experience will serve our customers well.”