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Nomad + Smart Wires = Innovation in Unison

Imagine you're in a senior role at a major utility company, charged (no pun intended) with executing a billion-dollar investment plan. On the morning a big construction project is set to kick off, with a large crew and an armada of assets already deployed, you receive a call. You can’t have the planned outage [...]

January 21st, 2019|Customer Stories, Projects|

Drones on the Rise: 3 Key Insights From Airworks 2018

DJI Airworks is a three-day conference focused on the challenges and opportunities around commercial UAS (Unmanned Aircraft Systems). In addition to the burgeoning hobbyist side, drones are becoming an integral component of public safety, utility, mining, construction, and business operations of all kinds. As the industry's 800-pound gorilla, DJI is positioned to connect the developers, [...]

November 15th, 2018|Events, Insights|

5 Mobile Operations Lessons From the 2017 Hurricane Season

When Hurricane Harvey made landfall near Rockport, Texas on August 25, 2017, Eddy Weiss had already assembled a team and was inbound. His consultancy, C4L & Associates, facilitates crisis response trainings, and also stands ready to serve in actual emergencies. Outside Port Arthur, the C4L crew staged and awaited orders. It didn't take long. [...]

May 8th, 2018|Customer Stories, Insights|

The One Simple Truth About Mobile Operations Procurement

If you were skeptical that a single article would provide a silver bullet for purchasing and managing highly-specialized mobile operations assets, you were right. It doesn't. The one simple truth is… Things are complicated. Fear not, weary traveler. Nomad Atlas is your roadmap to streamlined procurement. Chances are you're faced with at least four [...]

March 28th, 2018|Insights, Procurement|

Tour of SCDMV CARES Vehicle

The South Carolina Department of Mobile Vehicles (SCDMV) acquired a mobile DMV unit from Nomad in 2015. The Nomad-built Community Area Response and Emergency Services Vehicle (CARES) is an ADA-compliant mobile field office. Its primary purpose is disaster response and provides a quick and convenient way for customers to get replacement drivers' licenses, identification cards, or [...]

February 21st, 2017|Customer Stories, Projects|