Western Protective Relay Conference 2017
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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.202ABCKeri Cromwellkeri.cromwell@us.abb.com
ThumbnailAdvanced Test Equipment RentalsAdvanced Test Equipment Rentals (ATEC) is a leading test and measurement equipment rental company that provides short and long-term rental solutions to the aerospace, defense, communications, consumer electronics, and EMC industries, as well as many others. Our extensive inventory, knowledgeable customer support, and next-day shipping make renting test equipment easy. See us online at www.atecorp.com or call 800-404-ATEC (2832)Booth 22Nicole Harrisnharris@atecorp.com
AMETEK Power InstrumentsN/A205McLarenametekpower.sales@ametek.com
ThumbnailAPP Engineering, Inc.APP Engineering, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells Dynamic 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, and a non-contact Trip Indicating Relay, an APP-110 IRIG-B Analyzer/Generator. See our products at www.appengineering.com or phone 317-536-5300.203Greg Bradleysales@appengineering.com
ThumbnailArbiter Systems IncArbiter Systems, the Utility Industry leader in GPS timing products for over 2 decades will be displaying its latest introductions: the “Model 1094B Substation Clock” and the “Model 1095A/C” Smart Grid Clock. Both Models have a “Limited Lifetime Warranty” as do all Arbiter Systems timing products. Arbiter Systems will also feature its NEW “Model 928A Power System Multimeter”, a hand-held battery operated two-channel multimeter that measures all Power Parameters including Phase Angle, Harmonics, and much more. Also, being displayed will be the “Model 931A Power System Analyzer” and the “Model 921A Combustible Gas Meter” for monitoring the internal health of an oil filled transformer.205Steve Myers
ThumbnailASPEN, Inc.Maker of ASPEN OneLiner, Breaker Rating Module, DistriView, Power Flow, Relay Database, Line Database, and Line Constants Program.101Sherman Chanschan@aspeninc.com
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ThumbnailBasler ElectricBasler Electric, with headquarters in Highland, Illinois, celebrates its 75th anniversary. Basler manufactures a full line of innovative multifunction protection systems for a wide variety of applications. Basler also designs and manufactures automatic voltage regulators, genset and engine controls, excitation systems, and custom transformers for the industrial, commercial, OEM, and utility markets. Basler Plastics, LLC, produces high quality injection molded components. E2 Power Systems, LLC, provides high quality engineering and installation services to the power generation, power distribution, and controls markets.201ABChip Christmanninfo@basler.com
ThumbnailBrown & Kysar, Inc.Since 1985, Brown & Kysar, Inc. (BKI) has provided hands on, practical engineering, permitting and planning solutions to public power utilities in the Northwest.Booth 29Doug Rotellaaccounts@bki.cc
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ThumbnailCrown Technical SystemsCrown Technical Systems manufactures the highest quality Pre-Fabricated Control Enclosures, Relay Panels, and MV Arc-Resistant and Non Arc-Resistant Switchgear for Utilities, Energy Generation Facilities and Transportation applications.Booth 15Norm Siddiquibd@crowntechnicalsystems.com
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ThumbnailDCS-MorganManufacturer's representative . Selling instrumentation & Power Solutions to the Pacific NorthwestBooth 1Steve Morgansmorgan@dcs-morgan.com
ThumbnailDIgSILENT AmericasDIgSILENT develops leading integrated power system engineering software for power system analysis (PowerFactory) and device setting management (StationWare). DIgSILNET Americas is the DIgSILENT group's North American office located in Austin, Texas and is the regional point of contact for the DIgSILNET software suite and provider of world class consulting services.Booth 9Matt McGrailmatt.mcgrail@digsilentamericas.com
ThumbnailDoble Engineering CompanySince 1920, Doble Engineering Company has partnered with electric power industry clients to minimize risk, improve operations and optimize system performance. Doble provides enterprise level solutions, engineering expertise, on-line and off-line diagnostic instruments, consulting and testing services, educational seminars and the world’s premier library of electrical apparatus test data for the benefit of the global power industry. Doble Engineering Company prides itself on the knowledge we offer the power industry, including forums such as client conferences and seminars, technical papers, statistically relevant data, analytical support and the expertise of our engineers and chemists.Booth 26Brian WilkinBWilkin@doble.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!Booth 13Ted Witham, PECharlesewitham@eaton.com
ThumbnailElectric Power Systems International Inc.Electric Power Systems is a NETA Certified, Independent Electrical Testing & Engineering Organization. Electric Power Systems specializes in engineering, commissioning, start up, transformer/substation services and maintenance testing for Utility, Industrial, Transit, Data Centers, and Commercial Facilities. At Electric Power Systems, we are committed to promoting a culture of safety within our organization and alongside all of our clients. Our dedication to providing safe and reliable services has made us a trusted industry leader since 1977.Booth 11Bruce Mullinsb.mullins@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 provides graphical network modeling with the world's largest library of detailed relay models, stepped-event fault and relay simulation, automatic relay setting, detection of miscoordinations, NERC PRC standards support and reporting, wide-area coordination reviews, and more. Visit Ce Zheng and Liangyi Sun in Room 206D. www.electrocon.com206DBill Owensbill@electrocon.com
ThumbnailElectroswitch CorpElectroswitch is the leading manufacturer of manual and SCADA operated Protection and Control Switches and Relays, and Battery Monitors for the utiltity and commercial industries, with Serial COmmunications as needed.205David Breckendbrecken@electroswitch.com
ThumbnailERLPhase Power TechnologiesERLPhase Power Technologies manufactures IEC 61850 ready digital fault recording systems and protective relays. Not only do ERLPhase relays and recorders simplify installation and maintenance tasks, they also provide high quality fault, disturbance, trend and event recording (with Ethernet ready DNP3/Modbus SCADA support). The TESLA Model 4000 Recorder offers the newest technology available, including flash drive and built-in Ethernet. In a single package, it cost effectively records faults and wide area disturbances while also providing PMU (Phasor Measurement Unit) and NERC recording capability. ERLPhase also offers the first in class sub-harmonic protection relay, the S-PRO 4000 ideal to monitor and protect against sub-synchronous resonance and sub-synchronous interaction phenomena typically found when wind farms are interconnected with series compensated lines.Booth 20Region Managerinfo@erlphase.com
ThumbnailETAPETAP is the global market and technology leader in modeling, design, analysis, optimization, monitoring, control, and automation software for electrical power systems. The company has been powering success for over 30 years by providing the most comprehensive and widely-used enterprise solution for generation, transmission, distribution, industrial, transportation, and low-voltage power systems.Booth 19ETAP17 Goodyear, Irvine CA 92618
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ThumbnailFischer Block, Inc."Digital data from your EM relays." Fischer Block is a leading provider of innovative power waveform analytics solutions for Industrial and Power Utility customers. Fischer Block solutions leverage a patented Internet of Things (IoT) edge device that mechanically connects to existing electromechanical and microprocessor based relays in minutes without disturbing plant operations. The device provides continuous waveform data collection and digitization, enabling high-resolution waveform visibility and a full suite of innovative waveform analytics applications and services that address a range of power quality and reliability challenges.201CGreg Wolfe, CTOgregw@fischerblock.com
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ThumbnailG&W ElectricG&W Electric Co. is a leading worldwide manufacturer of medium/high voltage electrical products and automation services. Providing customer power solutions worldwide since 1905.Booth 27Jeff Turnbullinfo@gwelec.com
ThumbnailGE Grid SolutionsGrid Solutions, a GE and Alstom joint venture, is serving customers globally. We equip 90% of power utilities worldwide to bring power reliably and efficiently from the point of generation to end power consumers.102ABCDPaul Uppalpaul.uppal@ge.com
ThumbnailGentecGentec is specialized in the protection and automation of power system and has been working together with their customer to resolve complex problem including special detection of instability, voltage control systems and more. Gentec is a manufacturer of intelligent electronic device such as protective relay and automation controller. We are also well known for having a user-defined, customizable IED capable of special protection, monitoring, control and automation purpose.Booth 10Gentecjpgagnon@gentec.ca
ThumbnailGonzaga UniversityOnline T&D Engineering- Master of Engineering Degree. Gonzaga University is offering both a T&D Engineering Certificate and a Master’s Degree. Our courses are 8 weeks long, fully online and taught by power industry leaders. Students are able to study topics such as Underground System, Distribution, T-Line, and Substation Design, System Protection and Project Development.Booth 5Jilliene McKinstrytandd@gonzaga.edu
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ThumbnailHardcraft Industries, Inc.Decades of experience supporting PG&E and other leading utilities with solutions including seismic racking and NEMA enclosures. Our product designs reflect 20+ years of feedback from field engineers.Booth 24Daniel Evertdaniel@hardcraft.com
ThumbnailHubbell Power Systems/RFL Electronics IncRFL a part of the Hubbell Power Systems family of companies provides protection and communications equipment for electrical utilities.Booth 16Ty Nelsontnelson@hubbell.com
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ThumbnailInivenIniven is a manufacturer of hardened communication solutions, including teleprotection, telemetry, monitoring, and conversion systems.203Marc Benoumarcb@iniven.com
ThumbnailIPS-ENERGY USA, IncIPS-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™.206DRandy Normanrandy.norman@IPS-ENERGY.COM
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ThumbnailKoCoS America LLCThe KoCoS Technology Group is a group of companies with a global presence which develop, manufacture, and sell measuring and test systems for equipment in electrical supply systems for quality monitoring.Booth 2KoCoS America LLCeshi@kocos.com
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ThumbnailManta Test SystemsManta Test Systems has specialized in providing advanced test solutions for protection relays for over 25 years. By specializing in this single field, we are able to provide our Utility customers with the simplest, most efficient testing system available on the market today.Booth 12Paul Makeynely.cordeiro@mantatest.com
ThumbnailMcLaren IncMcLaren Inc. is a manufacturers' representative in the Pacific NW, providing service to utilities and industrial customers since 1961. The companies we represent include Arbiter, Ametek Power Instruments, Beckwith Electric, Electroswitch, Mega Power Systems and NovaTech.205Velibor Pericvperic@mclareninc.com
ThumbnailMeggerAt Megger, we understand that keeping the power on is essential for the success of your business. That is why we are dedicated to designing and manufacturing safe, reliable, easy-to use portable test equipment backed by world-leading support and expertise.207Len Holetslen.holets@megger.com
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ThumbnailNoram - SMCFor more than 30 years, SMC has been designing, developing, and manufacturing high quality electrical test equipment related to protection systems, commissioning and maintenance in substations and power plants. Featuring: Mentor12 – State of the art relay test set. RAPTOR - a small light weight, truly innovative primary current injection system for testing: Breakers, Transformers, Reclosers, Ground Grids, CTs, PTs & More! TriRaptor – Three phase primary current injection for commissioning substation and differential relay schemes. PRIME 600 – Micro-ohmmeter with Dynamic Resistance Measurement on-board. This test allows you to check the arc contact of SF6 or any vacuum breaker, quickly & accurately.206 DBob Bergbobberg@noramsmc.com
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ThumbnailOMICRON electronicsCustomers in 147 countries rely on OMICRON's ability to provide innovative testing and diagnostic solutions for the electric power industry. Products: Test Instruments for Protective Relays, Instrument Transformers, Meters, Transducers, IEC 61850 Devices, Reclosers/Distribution Automation, Circuit Breakers; and Power Transformers.Booth 18Parisa Jalalipourparisa.jalalipour@omicronenergy.com
OPAL-RT TECHNOLOGIESOPAL-RT is the world leader in the development of PC/FPGA-based real-time simulators, Hardware-in-the-Loop (HIL) testing equipment and Rapid Control Prototyping (RCP) systems to design, test and optimize control and protection systems used in power grids, power electronics, motor drives, automotive, trains, aircraft and various industries, as well as R&D centers and universities.Booth 14Vanessa Broccolivanessa.broccoli@opal-rt.com
ThumbnailOPAL-RT TECHNOLOGIESOPAL-RT is the world leader in the development of PC/FPGA-based real-time simulators, Hardware-in-the-Loop (HIL) testing equipment and Rapid Control Prototyping (RCP) systems to design, test and optimize control and protection systems used in power grids, power electronics, motor drives, automotive, trains, aircraft and various industries, as well as R&D centers and universities.Booth # 14Vanessa Broccolimarketing@opal-rt.com
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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.Booth 17Ben Prierbprier@phoenixcon.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 2,400 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.Booth 25Jared Mrazjared.mraz@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 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.203Ray Fellaray.fella@powercommsolutions.com
ThumbnailPOWERSYS INCEMTP-RV software is developed and commercialized by POWERSYS. EMTP-RV is a full-featured and technically advanced simulation and analysis professional software for power system transients. The package is a sophisticated computer program for the simulation of electromagnetic, electromechanical and control systems transients in multiphase electric power systems. EMTP-RV is used worldwide as a reference tool by the main actors of the power system industry (EDF, RTE, Hydro-Québec and many others). It is suited for a wide variety of power system studies whether they relate to project, design and engineering, or to solving problems and unexplained failures. It’s capability to efficiently and quickly perform simulation of very large power systems, its numerical robustness and the stability of the simulation engine contribute to make of EMTP-RV the reference for power systems transients.booth 28Rachel Desrichardr.desrichard@powersys.fr
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ThumbnailRelay Application Innovation IncFor more than 17 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 three locations: Pullman and University Place, WA and Sacramento, CA. For more information, come see us in Suite 101 or contact Larry Gross, President.101Burlene Blankenshipburlene.b@relayapplication.com
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ThumbnailSchweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc.Schweitzer 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.206ABCSchweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc.info@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 switches. It improves safety, facilitates easier test access, and reduces the chance of errors.203Tobias Planerttobias.planert@secucontrol.com
ThumbnailSiemensSiemens offers the most Reliable Protection and Control products and solutions in the USA and the global market.Booth 8Gaston Ortega, Erin Clarkgaston.ortega@siemens.com, erin.clark@siemens.com
ThumbnailSpecialized Power SolutionsSpecialized Power Solutions is a Manufacturers Rep firm that focuses on Power Distribution, Motor Control and Communications equipment for Utility and Industrial markets. If represents iS5 Communications for Hardened Ethernet Switches & Cybersecurity Solutions and KoCoS for Digital Fault Recorders.Booth 3Herb Yangherb.yang@specializedpwr.com
ThumbnailSUBNET Solutions Inc.SUBNET Solutions Inc. is a software company dedicated to serving the needs of the electric utility industry. SUBNET is making substations more intelligent through their unified grid intelligence solutions.Booth 23Steve Goldstonesteve.goldstone@subnet.com
ThumbnailSynchroGrid, LLCSynchroGrid is a Texas-based company that offers electric utilities with professional consulting services including transmission line, substation, and system protection design, relay settings development, relay coordination studies, and relay mis-operation analysis. SynchroGrid also helps utilities comply with NERC PRC-001 through PRC-023 system protection standards.Booth 4Joe Perezjperez@synchrogrid.com
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ThumbnailUtility Systems IncUSI is an OEM of multifunctional, Disturbance Monitoring Equipment (DME) systems. USI products utilize state-of-the-art software and rigid hardware solutions technologies to provide reliable data that will exceed your utility’s compliance needs. USI products are constantly evolving and updating to match or surpass new and ever-changing standards of the utility industry. For more information, please visit www.Faultrecorder.com or contact us at sales@faultrecorder.com & (317) 842-9000.Booth 6Jon Goodsonsales@faultrecorder.com
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ThumbnailVINCI Energies Int'l & System - SDEL Controle CommandeIn a world undergoing constant change, VINCI Energies focuses on connections, performance, energy efficiency and data to fast-track the rollout of new technologies and support two major changes: the digital transformation and the energy transition. SDEL Contrôle Commande belongs to VINCI Energies and works with electrical utility companies. SDEL Contrôle Commande promotes F.A.C.E.S. A tool (software) for automatic localization & analysis of Comtrade files from protective relay. SDEL Contrôle Commande has a recognized know how in the transformation of traditional electrical substations to digitalized solution. http://www.vinci-energies.com/en/ https://www.sdelcc.fr/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UCQcwwBX3qYBooth 7DANIEL Pascalpascal.daniel@sdelcc.com