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The Value of Substation Design Suite™

Challenges in Substation Design CAD Work Substations are the points in the power network where transmission lines and distribution feeders are connected together through circuit breakers or switches via busbars and transformers. This allows for the control of power flows... Read More

SBS Staff Awarded FME® Accreditation from Safe Software

May 1, 2017 Lakewood, CO: As a Safe Software Gold VAR Partner SBS has been committed to deliver exceptional consulting services and training for FME products. SBS’ commitment has led to the most recent accreditation of Courtney Maxson as a... Read More

Underground Schematic Workflow

We have received several questions on schematics in underground capability that was introduced in AUD 2017 (AUDEXPANDIT command). In the sample workflow below we will layout an underground design with two parallel primary lines, a transformer, and 3 services with... Read More

Frequently Asked Questions for the SBS Automated Utility Design Product General FAQ — Utility Design Solutions

What is the plan to sunset or transition our existing contract terms/maintenance?Customers with an Autodesk AutoCAD Utility Design existing maintenance and/or subscription contract (including a Collection or Suite that includes Autodesk AUD) will continue to have the right to use... Read More

SBS Software Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions 1. How will these differ from historical Autodesk offerings? The new SBS products are functionally quite similar and are based on the existing Autodesk products.... Read More

Autodesk and SBS Form Strategic Alliance

New alliance to provide a growing range of integrated design solutions for utilities October 3, 2016 Lakewood, CO – Spatial Business Systems (SBS) has formed a strategic alliance with Autodesk to provide an expanded set of solutions for the utility... Read More

Improving Productivity with Intelligent Interfaces at Independence Power and Light

The goal at IPL is to create a seamless integration that minimizes the amount of programs a user has to touch to get their work done. With these integrations existing software systems can now perform their full duties allowing IPL... Read More

Fort Pierce Utility Authority and the Power of Integration

Leveraging software investments with the Utility DataHub™ at Fort Pierce Utilities Authority... Read More

Enterprise Spatial Data Management

Key Components of a Spatially Enabled Master Data Management Architecture... Read More