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Alstom Grid’s UISOL Shares Strategies for Success at Upcoming DistribuTECH

UISOL experts teaching Utility University courses on distribution management, distribution automation and asset management

Experts from UISOL are teaching three Utility University courses at the upcoming DistribuTECH Conference in San Diego, California (February 2-5, 2015). UISOL, an activity within Alstom Grid’s Network Management Solutions business, provides consulting and systems integration expertise and services to the Energy sector.

“UISOL is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, system integration and support for the energy industry and has an established history of contributing knowledge at the premier industry T&D conference DistribuTECH.” said UISOL Managing Director Mehrdod Mohseni. “In addition to the Utility University courses, UISOL staff are also leading panels on distribution lifecycle management and Volt VAR optimization, as well as co-presenting with clients on several topics.”

Asset Investment Planning (UU 204; Monday, Feb. 2 from 8 a.m. to noon)

This course focuses on asset investment and industry best practices related to recently published ISO 55000 standards. Two case studies from leading Canadian electric utilities will show how utility asset managers are adopting and implementing asset investment planning.

Instructors: Siri Varadan (UISOL), Andrew Byard (AltaLink) and Robert Otal (Toronto Hydro)

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Distribution Management Systems – Strategies for Success (UU 206; Monday, Feb. 2 from 8 a.m. to noon)

This course provides information to plan, integrate and commission a distribution management system (DMS) and will feature a Duke Energy presentation on its recent DMS deployment that went live in record time.

Instructors: Robert Uluski (UISOL) and Steve Russell (Duke Energy)

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CVR, Self-Healing and Other World-Class Feeder Automation Applications – Strategies for Success (UU 306; Monday, Feb. 2 from 1-5 p.m.)

This course focuses on the field portion of the electric distribution utility’s grid, providing guidance on implementing advanced feeder automation functions such as VVO/CVR and FLISR (self-healing). The course will feature two utility case studies.

Instructors: Robert Uluski (UISOL), Jason P. Handley (Duke Energy) and Brian McMillan (Greater Sudbury Hydro Inc.)

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About Utility Integration Solutions, Inc. (UISOL), an Alstom Company

Alstom Grid’s Network Management Solutions business acquired Utility Integration Solutions, Inc. (UISOL) in 2011 to complement its smart grid and integrated energy management solutions. UISOL is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, system integration and support for the energy industry.  The UISOL experts help utilities improve their operations by end-to-end consulting, integration of computer systems, and optimizing business processes including those related to demand response.  UISOL provides full life-cycle services including strategy definition, architecture design, project planning and management, systems implementation, integration, testing, and training.  www.uisol.com  

Bob Uluski, UISOL
Siri Varadan, UISOL