“Wasaga Distribution selected Survalent for their SCADA system to take advantage of our ease of use applications, solid system reliability and the ability to expand into further Smart Grid applications and functionality."
Mississauga, ON (PRWEB) November 06, 2012
Survalent Technology, the most trusted provider of smart grid solutions for the control room, announced today that it has commissioned a new Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) system for Wasaga Distribution, Ontario.
Wasaga Distribution, formally known as Wasaga Beach Hydro, serves the Town of Wasaga Beach. The present population as provided by the Town is over 16,000, with a total service area of 61 square kilometers. The utility presently serves 12,000 customers and has more than 235 kilometers of conductor, both overhead and underground. The system also has more than 1400 distribution transformers, and nearly 5000 poles in service, fed from five owned, and one shared distribution stations.
The new system features Survalent’s highly available, open-architecture system based on Windows Server 2008. It includes several of Survalent's open system applications, including: WorldView, SCADA Explorer, IED Wizard, Control Panel, Remote Alarm Annunciation, SCADA Add-in for Microsoft Excel and Access, and System Configuration Status.
“We are pleased to add Wasaga Distribution Inc. to our growing number of SCADA customers,” states Paul Stirpe, Vice President of Sales for Canada. “Wasaga Distribution selected Survalent for their SCADA system to take advantage of our ease of use applications, solid system reliability and the ability to expand into further Smart Grid applications and functionality.”
About Survalent Technology
Survalent Technology is the leading provider of real-time smart grid management systems for enabling visualization, optimization and improved operations for utilities. For over five decades, we have helped more than 400 utilities use operational data to increase reliability, efficiency and customer service. With our proven and reliable SCADA, Outage Management System (OMS), Distribution Management (DMS), Demand Response (DR), Distribution Automation (DA), Substation Automation (SA) sand SurvCentral Mobile Applications, utilities transform data into actionable intelligence. We partner with utilities across the globe to create mission critical solutions that will achieve the promise of the Smart Grid. Learn more at http://www.survalent.com.