SOURCE: Envista Corporation

Envista Corporation

May 23, 2012 16:08 ET

City of Tampa Drives Innovation and Efficiency for Public Works Projects With Envista Cloud-Based Right-of-Way Coordination Platform

Cloud Solution Streamlines Project Coordination, Identifies Opportunities for Cost Savings and Minimizes Street Disruption

BEVERLY, MA--(Marketwire - May 23, 2012) - Envista Corporation, the world's leading provider of enterprise right-of-way (ROW) coordination solutions via the web, today announced that the City of Tampa, Florida, selected the Envista Enterprise ROW Coordination Platform to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of coordinating public works projects, aimed at saving money, reducing environmental impact and enhancing public satisfaction.

Recognized for its innovative use of technology and ranked highly among other world-class cities by England's prestigious Loughborough University, Tampa is the latest forward-thinking city to adopt Envista. With Envista's real-time coordination of project details in the cloud, visually shared among multiple stakeholders simultaneously, the City has a powerful tool to identify cost savings opportunities, avoid conflicts and prevent unnecessary street cuts. For example, after a paving project is completed, Envista Project Coordination enables Tampa to automatically tag streets to control any new excavation. This feature helps enforce street cut moratoriums more effectively. Similarly, the City can view where future paving is scheduled, enabling project stakeholders to plan and complete their work before final paving takes place.

Irv Lee, Tampa's Director of Public Works, said, "When we pave a road, we only want to do it once and keep our streets free from continual disruption. Envista is a great example of how technology can be leveraged to use taxpayer dollars more efficiently. By automating manual processes, providing greater visibility of information across the organization, and minimizing costly street cuts, Envista is helping the City of Tampa save time and money."

Mark Prestipino, Envista's Chief Executive Officer, commented, "Tampa has proven to be a city of great vision, and Envista is very pleased to help City project leaders drive greater innovation and efficiency. With Envista's cloud-based solutions, Tampa can leverage the most advanced technology without a large capital outlay, and instantly share and manage project information online to streamline processes for both immediate and long-term savings."

About Envista Corporation
Envista allows all organizations with a vested interest in the public right-of-way to communicate and coordinate more efficiently and effectively. Through cloud-based enterprise coordination solutions, Envista provides visibility and real-time insight into street projects and activities, enabling proactive management of utility projects, public works, permitting, incidents, traffic, and events to optimize street performance, reduce costs, and minimize environmental impact. Envista headquarters are located north of Boston in Beverly, Mass. For more information, call Envista at (978) 232-6300 or visit

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