Axiom Corporation, an IT consulting firm, has won a contract award from the United Illuminating Co. (UI), to provide the Mobility suite of products.

Axiom will provide its Mobile Workforce Solution to UI, a regional distribution utility providing electricity and energy-related services to more than 318,000 customers in the Greater New Haven and Greater Bridgeport, CT, areas.

UI will install Axiom’s Mobility, the Mobile Workforce Solution…a Windows/2000-based mobile computing solution comprised of three components: Mobile Dispatch, Automatic Vehicle Location (AVL) and Scheduling.

The Mobility Mobile Dispatch functionality gives dispatchers real-time tools to receive requests, dispatch technicians, monitor order status and complete orders for a variety of services. AVL features GPS- based real-time vehicle location on map displays.

The Mobility Scheduling functionality powered by ClickSchedule, a schedule optimization solution from ClickSoftware, will provide a platform for scheduling, real-time crew optimization, street-level routing and second-to-none emergency response capability.