Western Protective Relay Conference 2018
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Company Logo Company Company Description (100 Words or less) Booth Assignment Company Contact Company Email Company Web Address
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ThumbnailABB IncABB is a pioneering technology leader that works closely with utility, industry, transportation and infrastructure customers to write the future of industrial digitalization and realize value. ABB’s world-class protection and control solutions ensure reliable power transmission and distribution. To ensure interoperable and future-proof solutions, our products have been designed to implement the core values of the IEC 61850 standard. ABB enables the digitalization of the grid so that our customers can improve reliability and ensure safe and clean energy supply to their consumers.91-95Steven Kunsmansteven.a.kunsman@us.abb.comhttp://new.abb.com/substation-automation
ThumbnailAPP Engineering, Inc.APP Engineering, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells Disturbance Monitoring Equipment that incorporates features such as; Digital Fault Recording, Dynamic Disturbance Recording, Sequence of Event Recording, and Streaming Phasor Measurement Units. Our recording systems can be provided in a centralized configuration, turn-key cabinet configuration, or the very popular distributed architecture configuration (data collection chassis mounted in a variety of different station panels or even buildings while acting as a single recorder creating one comprehensive COMTRADE and PQDIFF record). APP Engineering also designs and sells an analysis software package (APP ClearView), Rugged Substation Computer Chassis, Rugged Compact Monitor/Keyboard Chassis, non-contact secondary CT’s, a non-contact Trip Indicating Relay, an APP-110 IRIG-B Analyzer/Generator, and a compact mobile recording chassis. See our products at www.appengineering.com or phone 317-536-5300.70Greg Bradleygbradley@appengineering.comappengineering.com
ThumbnailASPEN, Inc.Maker of ASPEN OneLiner, Breaker Rating Module, DistriView, Relay Database, Power Flow, Line Database and Line Constants Program. Have users in 62 countries.60Sherman Chanschan@aspeninc.comwww.aspeninc.com
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ThumbnailBasler Electric CompanyWith more than 75 years of experience, Basler Electric offers a wide range of leading edge power generation solutions. Booth 1520 features the DECS-250E Digital Excitation Control System in a powerful yet compact package for small statically excited hydro generators. Ask us about the SGC-250N Synchronous Generator Controller, which provides prepackaged total control and protection for your machine. We also offer multifunction protection systems, the ES relay series, and excitation control systems up to 10,000 Adc.45Chip Christmanninfo@basler.comwww.basler.com
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ThumbnailDCSDCS-Morgan:87Steve MorganSmorgan@DCS-Morgan.comDCS-Morgan.com
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ThumbnailEaton CorporationEaton's Energy Automation Solutions business is a market leader in Grid Modernization and Substation Automation, offering hardware and software solutions for next generation substation gateways, RTU replacements, Secure IED access and management, HMI and SCADA, Microgrid, DER and our CYME planning software. If your utility is talking Grid Mod, make sure you are talking with Eaton!42Charles E (Ted) Witham, PEcharlesewitham@eaton.comwww.eaton.com
ThumbnailElectric Power Systems International Inc.Electric Power Systems is a NETA Certified, Independent Electrical Testing & Engineering Organization. We specialize in engineering, commissioning, start up, transformer services and maintenance testing for Utility, Industrial, Transit, Data Centers, and Commercial Facilities. EPS has developed a select staff of engineers and technicians with a broad spectrum of capabilities and years of experience to assist with all your electrical facility requirements. Stop by booth # 33 to discuss how EPS can work with you and your team and provide a complete array of engineering and electrical services for your facilities. With offices conveniently located throughout North America, EPS is uniquely positioned to staff your project, regardless of location. As one of the largest independently owned electrical testing companies in the country, we are capable of staffing any engineering, commissioning and maintenance project, regardless of size or scope.33Bruce Mullinsb.mullins@epsii.comwww.epsii.com
ThumbnailElectrocon International, Inc.Electrocon International, Inc. develops and markets CAPE software to help you model electrical transmission networks' protection systems. CAPE software is the world's most powerful set of tools for protection engineering. CAPE (Computer-Aided Protection Engineering) software is built for engineers responsible for protection of high voltage transmission systems and distribution systems within electric power utilities. Features and capabilities include: · Detailed modeling capabilities based on a single open source database. · Support for analysis and simulation to solve data management issues, uncover potential network and protective device problems, and evaluate alternatives. · Support for networks of any size. · Support for setting complex modern digital relays. · Support for relay coordination functions and wide-area studies. · Ability to integrate with conventional transient stability programs to allow the kind of evaluation of wide-area control needed to avoid cascading outages and blackouts.85Bill Owensbill@electrocon.comwww.electrocon.com
ThumbnailElectroswitch CorpWhen you select a switch or relay from Electroswitch, you are gaining the benefit of over 72 years of experience. The primary supplier of rugged, high-quality products for electrical utilities and the U.S. Navy. Electroswitch has the knowledge to meet the intricacies of any application with quality, reliability and performance. With Electroswitch, there is... "Never A Doubt."68Bruce Nelsonbnelson@elecroswitch.comhttp://www.electroswitch.com/electroswitchesandrelays/default.htm
ThumbnailERLPhase Power TechnologiesWill provide later50Cathy BrydonInfo@erlphase.comWww.erlphase.com
ThumbnailETAPETAP® software is the most comprehensive and advanced electrical engineering platform for the modeling, design, analysis, optimization, monitoring, predictive simulation, operation, control, and automation of power systems. ETAP product offers a fully integrated suite of solutions that span from modeling to operation for generation, transmission, distribution, industrial, transportation, and low-voltage sectors.43Jeremy PangilinanJeremy.Pangilinan@etap.comhttps://etap.com/
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ThumbnailFischer Block, Inc.will fill in later48-49, 53-54Margaret Paiettamargaretp@fischerblock.comwww.fischerblock.com
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ThumbnailGE Power - Grid AutomationGE Power is a world energy leader that provides technology, solutions and services across the entire energy value chain from the point of generation to consumption. We are transforming the electricity industry by uniting all the resources and scale of the world’s first Digital Industrial company. Our customers operate in more than 150 countries, and together we power more than a third of the world to illuminate cities, build economies and connect the world. Grid Solutions is part of GE Power.38-41Paul Uppalpaul.uppal@ge.comhttp://www.gegridsolutions.com/
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ThumbnailHardcraft Industries, Inc.Lucasey by Hardcraft is a vendor to PG&E, other leading water and power utilities, and utility subcontractors for products including 19" seismic relay rack systems and NEMA enclosures. Our groundbreaking seismic relay rack system is vastly faster to install and maintain than traditional welded systems, and offers unparalleled control system density.88-90Hardcraft Industries, Inc.racquel@hardcraft.comwww.hardcraft.com
ThumbnailHubbell Power Systems/RFL Electronics IncProtection and communications equipment for electric utilities47Ty Nelsontnelson@hubbell.comrflelect.com
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ThumbnailInstitute of Electrical and Electronic EngineersWe are a leading consensus building organization that nurtures, develops & advances global technologies. Our work drives the functionality, capabilities and interoperability of a wide range of products and services that transform the way people live, work and communicate.IEEE-SAicap-team@ieee.orghttp://standards.ieee.org/
ThumbnailIPS-ENERGY USA, Inc.IPS-ENERGY USA, Inc. sells and supports the IPS-ENERGY™ suite of software systems which provide for full technical asset management (asset repository, work content and data collection definition using maintenance templates, planning, scheduling, work execution/data acquisition with mobile clients and analysis) with unique to the world, robust functionality for relay setting and testing management. Data collected and stored in the IPS-ENERGY™ database as well as from other systems and sources can be extracted and used for advanced analytics. Interfaces to other systems can be easily configured using the IPS-SmartGridDI™ system. The software is licensed to run on the customer’s computers or as a subscribed service in the IPS-Cloud™.84Randy Normanrandy.norman@ips-energy.comips-energy.com
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ThumbnailKoCoS America LLCKoCoS develops, manufactures, and sells measuring and test systems for equipment in electrical supply systems for quality monitoring. KoCoS products can aid you in circuit breaker testing, resistance measurement, protection relay testing, meter testing, digital fault recording, power quality analysis, or by providing a power source. All our devices meet the strict standards set forth by DIN EN ISO 9001:2008. KoCoS has local companies to demonstrate and guide you during sales, as well as provide support and service with expertise, backed by field experience. Test with the same products that the OEM’s use for greater consistency and accuracy.86Guy Wasfygwasfy@kocos.comwww.kocos.com
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ThumbnailMcLaren IncManufacturers' Representative71-74Velibor Pericvperic@mclareninc.comwww.mclareninc.com
ThumbnailMeggerFor over 100 years, Megger has been the premier provider of electric test equipment and measuring instruments for electrical power applications. This famous brand name dates back to 1889, when the first portable insulation tester was introduced with the MEGGER brand name on it. We introduced the first commercial cable fault locator in 1950; and were the first to develop a completely automatic, software driven protective relay test system in 1984. Megger has testing solutions in the most critical maintenance areas such as insulation, transformer, circuit breaker, protective relay, power quality and cable testing and diagnostics. With such diverse product offerings, we are your single source for electrical test and measuring instruments.31-32Len Holetslen.holets@megger.comus.megger.com
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ThumbnailNovaTechNovaTech utility products, including the industry-leading OrionLX Automation Platform, Bitronics 50 Series Instruments and 70 Series Recorders, now provide solutions for both pole top and substation automation. Supported applications include substation RTU with integral HMI, alarm annunciation and Logic, plus disturbance recording, panel metering and pole-top monitoring. When these products are combined with NovaTech services for design, configuration, packaging, installation, commissioning and training, project execution times can be reduced.2Dan Parkinsondan.parkinson@novatechweb.comwww.novatechweb.com
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ThumbnailOMICRON electronicsCustomers in over 150 countries rely on OMICRON's ability to provide innovative testing and diagnostic solutions for the electric power industry. Products: Test Instruments for Protective Relays, CTs, Instrument Transformers, Meters, Transducers, IEC 61850 Devices, Reclosers/Distribution Automation, PQ Analyzers; Power Factor, Moisture in Insulation, Dielectric Frequency Response, SFRA, Circuit Breakers, Advanced Transformer Diagnostics, PD. In 2013, OMICRON opened its state-of-the-art training facility in Houston called the OMICRON Academy. It has classroom and hands-on training areas including the ability to test various apparatus such as a 10 MVA Power Transformer, Circuit Breakers, Distribution Automation, and a hands-on Protection Relay Testing Lab.23-28Ed Schwarzinfo.usa@omicronenergy.comwww.omicronenergy.com
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ThumbnailPeak MeasurePEAK Measure61-62WILLIE BRUNSwillie@peakmeasure.comwww.peakmeasure.com
ThumbnailPhoenix ContactPhoenix Contact products power, protect, connect and automate systems and equipment. From energy generation to transmission, from power distribution right to your door, we can help you become more secure, safe, reliable, and efficient anywhere within the grid.Ben Prierinfo@phoenixcon.comhttp://www.phoenixcontact.com
ThumbnailPOWER EngineersPOWER Engineers (POWER), founded in 1976, is a nationally ranked consulting and engineering firm providing engineering and design services for the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity. POWER currently employs more than 2,500 professionals in over 40 offices. As an industry leader in power delivery, our team brings strength, depth, and expertise to utilities facing system upgrades, multi-faceted projects, or capacity and performance issues. POWER’s SCADA & Analytical Services (SAS) group has performed hundreds of electrical studies, including power flow, short circuit, transient stability studies, contingency analysis, feasibility studies, long range plans, electrical master plans, harmonics, interconnection studies, alternative comparisons and life cycle cost analysis.44Jared Mrazjared.mraz@powereng.comwww.powereng.com
ThumbnailPowerComm Solutions LLCPowerComm Solutions provides Power Line Carrier products, training and resources for the utility professional. On display is our new PSA-4400 Power Spectrum Analyzer and PCM-5350 Power Communications Monitor-5 Channel Frequency Selective device which provides real time remote measurements for signal levels and reflected power, event recording, trending and event driven Spectral Analysis. Perform Power Line Carrier maintenance measurements with NO relay system outage with the PCM-5350. The PCA-4125 Power Communications Analyzer provides a single instrument solution for the alignment and testing of the entire PLC and Audio Tone System. PLC Maintenance Training and Application Engineering Schools.67Ray Fellaray.fella@powercommsolutions.comwww.powercommsolutions.com
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ThumbnailQuanta TechnologyQuanta Technology is an expertise-based, independent technical consulting and advisory services company specializing in the electric power and energy industries. Our experts have years of practical working experience in the electric power industry, and are trusted to develop custom solutions to the industry’s most challenging and complex problems. Our mission is to provide value to our clients with industry-best technical and business expertise, holistic and practical advice and thought leadership. To do this, we draw from a vast network of experienced power system experts from around the world. We are the independent consulting arm of Quanta Services (NYSE: PWR).Quanta Technologyrnasri@quanta-technology.comhttp://quanta-technology.com/
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ThumbnailRelay Application Innovation, Inc.For more than 18 years, Relay Application Innovation, Inc. (RAI) has focused on providing the services, engineering tools, and systems that make a protection or integration project cost effective and efficient. RAI uses traditional protection concepts and innovative solutions for large and small utilities, industrial plants, green energy developers, construction companies, system integrators, contractors, consultants, and electric transmission companies. RAI has offices in four locations: Pullman and University Place, WA, Sacramento, CA and Denver, CO. For more information, come see us at Booth 46 the Exhibit Hall.46Larry Grossinfo@relayapplication.comhttp://www.relayapplication.com/
ThumbnailRTDS TechnologiesRTDS Technologies is the exclusive supplier of the RTDS® Simulator. We are the world leader in real time power system simulation with over 350 customers in 42 countries. Utilities, manufacturers, research institutes and universities worldwide rely on the RTDS Simulator for power system studies and closed loop testing of protection and control equipment. The RTDS Simulator has also been used in the development and testing of DG systems, MMC based schemes and wide area protection using PMU.1Paul Forsythrtds@rtds.comwww.rtds.com
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ThumbnailSchweitzer Engineering LaboratoriesSchweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. (SEL) provides systems, services, and products for protection, monitoring, control, automation, security, communication, and metering of power systems worldwide. Our experienced Engineering Services group, 10-year-world-wide-warranty, rugged reliability, service, and competitive pricing has created customer confidence for over 30 years. Learn more at www.selinc.com.75-82Bill Glennonbill_glennon@selinc.comwww.selinc.com
ThumbnailSecuControl IncSecuControl, Inc. is renowned for safety-focused and innovative test switch designs. The Safety Test Switch features the cutout size and function of legacy knife-blade test switches. It improves safety, facilitates easier test access, and reduces the chance of errors.59Tobias Planerttobias.planert@secucontrol.comwww.secucontrol.com
ThumbnailSynchroGrid, LLCSynchroGrid is a consulting firm for electric utilities that specializes in system protection, providing the exceptional level of talent, experience, and innovation necessary to enhance the reliability of the power system.69Joe Perezjperez@synchrogrid.comwww.synchrogrid.com
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ThumbnailUtility Systems IncUtility Systems, Inc. (USI) has become a recognized and reliable leader in the design and construction of Disturbance Monitoring Equipment (DME). USI has since been proud to serve a vast and diverse group of customers that include major investor-owned utilities, government utilities, transmission and hydroelectric companies, nuclear and fossil fuel generation companies, wind farms and local municipalities.35Evan McMullenrlavalley@embarqmail.comwww.faultrecorder.com