Using credit360 will enable Centrica to centralise its incident management and environmental performance reporting as well as manage its audits and inspections programme within one integrated performance management system.
Centrica is home to British Gas, the leading residential and business energy and services provider in the UK, Direct Energy in North America, and Bord Gáis Energy in the Republic of Ireland as well as international exploration and production business, Centrica Energy, and Centrica Storage, which operates over 70% of the UK's gas storage capacity.
Centrica employs over 37,000 people and in 2013 generated more than £2.7 billion in operating profit. Philip Sayer, Group Head of HSE Governance & Assurance, Centrica, said: "Given the nature of our business, Health & Safety is the top priority on our agenda. We are excited to work with credit360 to establish an unparalleled, integrated platform that will be used at all levels of the organisation. This is a business critical system to help us to manage HSES performance and take a more proactive stance to further enhance our position. credit360 covers the full spectrum of our needs, after a comprehensive selection process we are very much looking forward to working with the credit360 system."
The credit360 EHS software solution will be used to log information on the ground through mobile applications, desktop entry and automated connections, and will support a range of complex workflow processes across the project areas. Ultimately, Centrica will be able to analyse the data with a range of flexible tools and communicate information via automated reports and dashboards. The system will also be used to automate the Director level review and sign off process, and provide executive level performance snapshots and analysis.
Mark Shields, Managing Director, credit360, said: "We are delighted to announce the start of this new client relationship with Centrica, and to support their ambitious efforts to establish an unparalleled integrated HSES platform. One of our key strategic objectives at credit360 is to continually develop the robustness of the system and expand the capabilities across the full range of EHS / compliance reporting and performance management. This is reflected in our selection through an extensive competitive process for what is a milestone project for the industry."
credit360’s modular web-based platform helps companies to accurately capture, manage and analyse environmental, safety, supplier and social data; providing a 360° view on their sustainability performance.
Founded in 2002, credit360 has over 200 customers including Philips, HEINEKEN, Scottish Power, Odebrecht, Nestlé, and McDonald’s. The company is headquartered in Cambridge, UK, with offices in the USA and New Zealand. credit360 was recently named as a global leader in both sustainability management software and EHS software by independent analyst firm Verdantix.
For further information, please visit www.credit360.com
Centrica plc is a British company listed in the FTSE 100 and operating predominantly in the UK, Republic of Ireland and North America.
Our vision is to be the leading integrated energy company, with customers at our core. We are active at every stage in the energy chain; our worldwide workforce of over 37,000 people help us to source, generate, process, store, trade, save, service and supply energy to homes and business in our chosen markets. Our aim is to meet our customers’ energy needs and deliver long-term value to our shareholders.
Our International Downstream business saves and supplies energy and related services, through British Gas in the UK, Bord Gais in the Republic of Ireland and Direct Energy in North America.
Our International Upstream business, Centrica Energy, delivers shareholder value and energy security through a balanced mix of gas and oil production, power generation and energy trading.
Centrica Storage, a wholly owned subsidiary of Centrica, operates over 70% of the UK’s gas storage capacity.
For further information, please visit www.centrica.com