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Targeted implementation of digital solutions

Targeted implementation of digital solutions

Liberalization, regulation, the move toward alternative energy and now digitalization – all pose complex challenges for utilities companies. Digital interaction, smart grids and local energy production are just a few of the keywords in that context.

Innovation is the key to turning challenges into opportunities. We help companies in the electricity, gas, heating and water industries develop an innovative strategy for their entire value chain and establish innovation management for the effective implementation of digital solutions. We employ our holistic service portfolio to help you successfully position yourself in the market, with services ranging from strategy & innovation and organizational & operational excellence to transformation & sourcing, as well as business technology & IT architecture.


Our expertise

For energy suppliers, municipal utilities, municipal utility associations, municipalities, network operators, energy traders, suppliers and shared service providers, msg has built up the right team of experts for the utilities sector: m3 management consulting GmbH. Over 60 employees provide their experience from more than 250 successfully completed projects - giving you access to around 200 years of industry experience.


To give you the best support possible, we bundle our competences: msg has highly-developed IT and development competence and m3 management consulting offers management and strategy consulting for the utilities industry. Our partner INTENSE AG contributes in-depth knowledge of utilities industry processes, SAP-based IT systems and technologies.

Our Topics

  • Digital and cross commodity strategies,
  • Virtual power plants
  • Predictive maintenance
  • Retail strategies and systems
  • Smart meter strategies
  • E-Mobility strategies
  • Network process optimization
  • Distribution optimization
  • Online strategies
  • Customer segmentation and recovery
  • Process optimization
  • Innovation management

msg news

msg publications

It is not only the heat output requirement in existing district heating networks that can be better predicted using the digital twin and thus the power feed-in can be controlled more precisely. The new planning and dimensioning of future network infrastructures can also be effectively supported with the help of digital twin technology.

International agierender Übertragungsnetzbetreiber

Significant cost reduction through automation of business processes using Robotic Process Automation (RPA)

Success Story Walter Th. Hennecke GmbH

Die Walter Th. Hennecke GmbH migrierte ihre Geschäftsprozesse von einer maßgeschneiderten Softwarelösung zu moderner Technologie. Dabei wählte ihre Tochtergesellschaft RGF DataConcept GmbH msg als Partner für Konzeption und Entwicklung.

Success Story AWB Köln

Detecting road damage in Cologne is a time-consuming process. Together with msg, AWB investigated whether artificial intelligence could make the procedure more efficient.