Clevest Signs $6 Million Strategic Agreement with Sinogold to Provide Mobile Workforce Automation Software for Solar Energy Projects Across China

Agreement signing ceremony witnessed by Prime Minister Stephen Harper during the 2012 Canada China Business Forum


February 8, 2012 – Clevest Solutions Inc., a leading provider of software for mobile workforce automation including smart grid deployment and post-deployment operations management exclusively for the utility industry, has signed a strategic working agreement valued at CDN $6 million with Zhongjin Shengtang New Energy (Sinogold) to deploy Clevest’s suite of mobile workforce automation software for use in the rollout and management of Sinogold’s solar energy projects across China. 


Clevest has already helped numerous companies in China better manage the automation of their field operations through automation including successful deployments at China Southern Grid (CSG), which includes systems in the provinces of Guangdong, Guangxi, Yunnan, Guizhou and Hainan.


The signing ceremony took place in Beijing, China as part of the 5th Canada China Business Forum (CCBF). In addition to Prime Minister Harper, the agreement signing ceremony was witnessed by Canadian Trade Minister Ed Fast and China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) Chairman Wan Jifei. The agreement was signed by Thomas Ligocki, President and CEO of Clevest Solutions.


“We’re very pleased to have this opportunity to work with Sinogold to bring Clevest’s mobile workforce automation software to solar energy projects across China,” stated Mr. Ligocki. “We look forward to creating significant value for Sinogold by automating and optimizing the deployment and management of their world-class solar assets in China and beyond.”


About Clevest Solutions
Clevest Solutions provides software for mobile workforce automation and smart grid deployment and post-deployment operations exclusively for electric, gas and water utilities. Over 100 utilities worldwide have chosen Clevest to transform their field operations by harnessing the power of our software and deep domain knowledge of mobile computing and utility operations.


Clevest’s award-winning Mobile Field Force platform powers a product suite that includes mobile workforce management, GPS-enabled automated vehicle location, meter reading solutions, asset investment planning and a patent-pending graphical configuration tool, as well as the only complete solution for smart grid deployment and post-deployment activities.


Clevest media contact:
Sharon Parker, Marketing Communications Manager 
Tel: +1-604-214-9700 (x271)