Optelos welcomes new customer, Georgia-Pacific.

Austin, TX, December 23, 2019– Optelos, the developer of the industry’s first enterprise SaaS platform designed to fully operationalize digital asset inspection and management, announced today that Georgia-Pacific, a Koch Industries company, has adopted Optelos’ digital enterprise asset management solution.

Commenting on Georgia-Pacific’s decision to adopt Optelos, Matt Rachford, of GP said, “We were evaluating technology to help us capture, organize and share digital imaging, when we discovered Optelos. Optelos fully met our requirements and far exceeded our expectations. The flexibility of the Optelos platform was clearly evident in our diverse proof-of-concept scenarios where we tested Optelos in storage tank facilities and in materials yards.” Rachford went on to say, “Optelos is the type of vendor we prefer – a company that has a solution, easily adapted to highly varied asset inspection and management use cases, and the flexibility and willingness to work with us to solve GP problems.”

In announcing Georgia-Pacific’s decision, Kevin McKeand, CEO, noted, “We are extremely pleased Georgia-Pacific has chosen Optelos’ solution as the data and modeling cornerstone of Georgia-Pacific’s digital transformation of inspection and management of critical assets.

McKeand went on to comment, “The Optelos solution was optimized, using patented technology, to rapidly transform unstructured images from drones, and other sources including legacy asset data, into easily usable, searchable and shareable visualizations and models that aid in the inspection and management of any, and all, enterprise assets.

The Optelos solution is extensible, offering enterprises an opportunity to leverage the power of AI and enterprise system interoperability to further operationalize all aspects of digital asset inspection and management; for Georgia -Pacific, this included critical storage tank facilities and materials yards.”


About Optelos 

Optelos is the leading enterprise platform for digitalization of asset inspection and management. Utilizing patented image transformation technology, Optelos leverages AI, advanced image modeling/visualization and enterprise workflow integration enabling enterprises to fully operationalize asset visual inspection. Optelos allows Enterprise’s to lower inspection costs while increasing safety, speed and accuracy of inspections spanning oil/gas, manufacturing, agriculture, energy, telecom and virtually any other market segment where asset inspection and management is required.

Optelos is based in Austin, TX. For more information, visit https://www.optelos.com

About Georgia-Pacific
Based in Atlanta, Georgia-Pacific and its subsidiaries are among the world’s leading manufacturers and marketers of bath tissue, paper towels and napkins, tableware, paper-based packaging, cellulose, specialty fibers, non-woven fabrics, building products and related chemicals. Our familiar consumer brands include Quilted Northern®, Angel Soft®, Brawny®, enMotion®, Sparkle®, Mardi Gras®, Vanity Fair® and Dixie®. Georgia-Pacific has long been a leading supplier of building products to lumber and building materials dealers and large do-it-yourself warehouse retailers. Its Georgia-Pacific Recycling subsidiary is among the world’s largest recyclers of paper, metal and plastics. The company operates approximately 200 facilities and employs approximately 30,000 people directly, and creates nearly 92,000 jobs indirectly.