Posts filed under: SBS Blog

We’re Moving!

It is our pleasure to announce that we are moving our business to a new location. The new location is: 1890 West Littleton Boulevard Littleton, CO 80120 Please update your records with our new address. We will be moving and... Read More

COVID-19 Update From SBS

March 23, 2020 Dear Customers, We appreciate your business and want to let all of you know that SBS is continuing to do well in spite of all the challenges presented by the global COVID-19 pandemic.  Most of our employees... Read More

Brownfield Substation Design – A Sneak Peek at AUD for Substations

An early look at how this new addition to the Substation Design Suite supports LiDAR-based design When we announced the future availability of AUD for Substations back in November 2019, we noted that this new member of the SBS Substation... Read More

Integrated Utility Design Workflows Leverage the Best of GIS and CAD

In the 1990s, most organizations developed monolithic platforms that embedded engineering design in their geographic information systems (GIS). While the concept of going to those common “suites” made sense at the time, it failed to address the needs of the... Read More

SBS Joins the Esri Partner Network

Esri – Autodesk Strategic Partnership Ushers in a New Generation of Integrated Design Solutions SBS is pleased to announce its acceptance into the Esri Partner Network.  And it’s quite an exciting time for SBS and our clients. SBS sees tremendous... Read More

Evergreen IT Meets Automated Utility Design™ (AUD)

August 29, 2018 – Managing Total Cost of Ownership for Utility Design Software Dennis Beck, David Wilbur, SBS  We have recently released the latest version of our Automated Utility Design™ product and are quite excited about the continued progression the product... Read More

Design Meets GIS

Perspectives on the Recent Autodesk – Esri Announcement Dennis Beck, President, SBS I recently attended Autodesk University, where I witnessed an on-stage discussion between Jack Dangermond, President of ESRI, and Andrew Anagnost, President of Autodesk.  Jack described the two companies... Read More

Congratulations to the Substation Design Solution Industry Consortium

Congratulations to the Substation Design Solution Industry Consortium for hitting the 500 active member milestone!  It started 5 years ago with some key partners and a few great customers and it has turned into the leading gathering for substation design... Read More

Experiences Using Semi-Agile Delivery for AUD Implementation

Experiences Using Semi-Agile Delivery for AUD Implementation Our recent Peer Utility Group (PUG) meeting, hosted by Puget Sound Energy in Bellevue, Washington, was a great opportunity to learn what leading utilities are doing to integrate Automated Utility Design™ (AUD) with... Read More

SBS and Burns & McDonnell Announce Partnership

Spatial Business Systems (SBS) and Burns & McDonnell are partnering to elevate the successful execution of 2D to 3D transitions of our clients. SBS will continue to deliver world class utility solutions while Burns & McDonnell will provide utility-specific project... Read More