Spend Optimization Suite

Turn Your Strategy Into Reality

Utilities are confronted by the complex process of managing risk and planning mitigating investments subject to financial, resource, and regulatory constraints. They need solutions to assist with this process.

Spend Optimization Suite (SOS) delivers the help they need. It supports the Strategic Asset Management Planning process to deliver an optimized portfolio of capital and O&M spending plans.

It enables asset managers, planners, and other stakeholders to work together to analyze and fine tune investments while managing risk and budget.


SOS in a nutshell: Acquaint yourself with SOS with this short (< 2 minute) introductory video.


Find out how SOS can solve commonly seen investment planning problems with this (6 minute) video.


What You Can Achieve With SOS

Business Benefits

Draw on our experience from implementations at >40 companies worldwide. Some of our customers have achieved:



Increase in spend approved by the regulator


Reduction in mandatory spend designations


Reduction in non-essential capital spending

To meet compliance obligations and risk profile objectives, based on SOS outputs

Freeing up discretionary spending to achieve additional value and mitigate additional risk

With a value case to reinvest 18% in reliability and operational improvements

SOS: Designed to Meet Your Needs



– Distribution
– Transmission
– Generation


– Distribution
– Transmission
– Storage


– Steam/Chilled
– Wastewater Production and/or Distribution


– Airports
– Rail/Metro


Other Industries: Mining

SOS User Community

Through the Spend Optimization Suite (SOS) User Forum, our international client companies share ideas and learn from each other’s experiences. Our inaugural conference was in 2005 and is held approximately every two years. Over 2-3 days, SOS users are able to make peer contacts, share challenges and best practices, and discuss the latest topics in risk management and investment planning. The group also provides key input to drive the development roadmap for continual enhancement of the application.

Risk Management & Investment Planning Resources

Spend Optimization Suite (SOS) Overview Flyer

Spend Optimization Suite (SOS) Brochure

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SOS Case Studies

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