District Heating Utilities


Trimble offers district heating and cooling utilities comprehensive network and asset management solutions that drive efficiencies in investment planning, network design and construction, operations, and maintenance.

The network digital twin at the core of our solutions is key to improving utilities’ distribution reliability, system resiliency, safety, and customer service.

Solutions for DISTRICT HEATING

Our solutions for district heating companies are productized sets of modular software applications and services for managing district heating networks and performing distribution process tasks.

Digital Mapping and Data Collection

Digital Mapping & Data Collection

Capturing the digital twin of your network

Integrated solutions for high accuracy 3D asset mapping and locating using Trimble GPS hardware, smartphones and tablets to capture the digital twin of your network.

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Asset Management

Making smart maintenance decisions

Find the optimal target and timing for maintenance actions. Understand asset condition and identify critical reliability and safety risks in the network. Use maintenance data to support operational and investment planning decisions. Support self-directed maintenance to ensure field crews and contractors work productively.

Mobile Solutions

Mobile Solutions

Delivering back-office network data to the field and back

Enable crews to access network data in the field in real-time. Edit data on both network assets and current valve statuses. Share up-to-date information between office and field crews to support on-time decision making and monitoring the progress in the field.

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Operations Management

Ensuring real-time control over your network

Improve situational awareness and customer communications. Enable managing the operational state of a pipe network. Based on network state data, the operational personnel can operate the pipe network, find out which customers are affected by operational changes and keep track of maintenance needs, such as leaking pipes and stuck valves.

Investment planning

Investment planning

Making the right investment at the right time

Get an overall understanding of project portfolios with construction and maintenance projects all in one view, including targets, budgets, and estimated and actual KPIs. Benefit from always up-to-date information and fluent data flows for better decisions.

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Augmented Reality

Seeing what can’t be seen

With Trimble’s Augmented Reality solution, district heating utilities can view 3D district heating utility models and assets in true-to-life scale, in the context of their existing surroundings from any angle or position and for better understanding and communication.

Analytics & Performance Management

Analytics & Performance Management

Meaningful insights and Business intelligence

Leveraging quality utility data and network modeling capabilities, Trimble’s advanced analytics toolset enables utilities to benefit from predictive analytics that can be packaged into informative dashboards and reports for data-driven decision making in planning, construction, operations and maintenance.

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