About UPA

Utility Partners of America (UPA) has been a leading provider of large-scale meter installation services since 1997. UPA has more than 400 full-time employees serving utilities in nearly 20 service territories located throughout the United States. UPA’s operational headquarters is located in Greenville, South Carolina and maintains satellite offices in Southern California and New Jersey and in each of the service territories UPA serves. UPA’s utility focused customer call center is located in Greenville, South Carolina and is staffed with more than 100 customer service representatives. UPA’s Work Order Management System, titled Deployment Automation System (DAS), is used to support both small and large installation projects, including the largest active Automated Metering deployment in the country which consists of more than 6,000,000 installation work orders.

UPA has successfully supported more than 175 utility customers and facilitated the completion of more than 15 million installation work orders since its inception. UPA prides itself on excellence in operations, safe work practices, quality control, customer service and productivity to ensure projects are completed safely, on time, in accordance with the scope of work and in a way that maximizes customer satisfaction.

The Statistics

  • UPA is a national utility contractor focused on managing large-scale installation projects on behalf of water, gas and electric utilities.

  • UPA is a preferred installation subcontractor to every major AMI and AMR vendor in the industry, including but not limited to: Itron, Elster, Silver Spring Networks, Landis + Gyr, GE, Tantalus and Sensus.

  • UPA has more than 400 full-time employees serving utilities in nearly 20 service territories located throughout the United States.

  • UPA’s operational headquarters is located in Greenville, South Carolina and maintains satellite offices in Southern California and New Jersey and in each of the service territories UPA serves in.

  • UPA’s utility focused customer call center is located in Greenville, South Carolina staffed with over 100 customer service representatives.

  • UPA’s proprietary home-grown Work Order Management System, DAS (Deployment Automation Systems) is used to support projects UPA is managing, including the largest active Automated Metering deployment in the country which consists of more than 150,000 completed work order transactions each and every month.

  • DAS has been successfully integrated with Oracle, SAP and other major ERP systems on multiple occasions.