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Harnessing the power of 5G

O2 and Northumbrian Water

Using our 5G network to trial key innovations

Northumbrian Water is a forward-looking utility company looking to disrupt the market with innovative new ideas and technologies. They worked with us to find ways our 5G network could enable four key innovations for trial.

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Key benefits

Improved use of resources

Expert staff can assist field technicians more efficiently using high-definition point-of-view cameras with AR maps and illustrations.

New technologies made possible

5G enables real-time access to Northumbrian Water’s large GIS database with high definition augmented reality information available wherever and whenever it’s needed.

Better services to customers

Improved working conditions and smarter tools mean that Northumbrian Water can solve problems faster and ultimately deliver better services to its customers.

Reduced costs

Easy access to more accurate, up-to-date information reduces the possibility of errors and allows staff to work more efficiently, increasing workloads and lowering costs.

O2 & Northumbrian Water

Harnessing the power of 5G. 

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“5G technology is reinventing connectivity and this innovation is key to how we can differentiate ourselves and improve our services to customers.”

Martin Jackson, Head of Strategy and Architecture, Northumbrian Water Group