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GE Power Systems' Smallworld Acquisition Strengthens its Grid Management Capabilities

Published: 23 August 2000

ID: G00191095

Analyst(s): Bob Gustafson


GE Power Systems (Atlanta, GA) acquired Smallworld plc (Cambridge, U.K.) and will become part of the GE Energy Management Services group within GE Power Systems. With this acquisition, GE has added Geographic Information Systems (GIS), engineering, and outage management to the software products and services it provides to utility companies for managing and updating their T&D infrastructure.

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