Mississauga, ON (PRWEB) March 23, 2012
Survalent Technology, the most trusted provider of smart grid solutions for the control room, announced today that it has commissioned a new centralized Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) system for four southeast Missouri Cooperatives: Black River Electric Cooperative, Ozark Border Electric Cooperative, Pemiscot-Dunklin Electric Cooperative and SEMO Electric Cooperative.
The new system is located and managed by M&A Electric Power Cooperative, the G&T for the four member distribution cooperatives. M&A owns and operates 773 miles of 69kV line, 149 miles of 161kVline, 47.5 miles of 34.5 line and 58 miles of 345 line. They own and operate 83 substations as well as operate and maintain a 161/345/500 substation for Associated Electric Cooperative, Inc. at the New Madrid Power Plant.
Black River Electric Cooperative was formed 1938 and serves 24,000 members in the counties of Bollinger, Cape Girardeau, Dent, Iron, Madison, Perry, Reynolds, Shannon, St. Francois and Wayne. Ozark Border Electric Cooperative was organized in 1938 and serves 37,500 members in 11 Southeast Missouri counties. Pemiscot-Dunklin Electric Cooperative (PDEC) was established in 1937 and serves 8,500 members in the counties of Pemiscot, Dunklin, and New Madrid counties in Missouri. SEMO Electric Cooperative was formed in 1938 and serves 15,800 members in the counties of Scott, New Madrid, Mississippi, Stoddard, Bollinger and Cape Girardeau.
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, Command Sequence, IED Wizard, Control Panel, SCADA Add-In and Remote Alarm Annunciation.
“M&A Electric Power Cooperative has been a Survalent customer since 2004,” states Mike Bowdle, VP Sales and Marketing. “We are very pleased to work with M&A and their member distribution cooperatives on this deployment.”
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 four 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), and Substation Automation (SA) solutions, 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.