Moorhead, MN (PRWEB) April 06, 2012
MISSISSAUGA, ON — 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 at Moorhead Public Service.
Moorhead Public Service (MPS) is a consumer-owned electric and water utility, serving more than 13,000 customers within a community of over 32,000. MPS operates 6 electrical substations and 17 distribution switches. Located on the Minnesota-North Dakota border, Moorhead is part of the metropolitan area of Fargo-Moorhead, West Fargo, and Dilworth, with a combined population of approximately 175,000. MPS is a member of Minnesota Municipal Utilities Association (MMUA), Western Minnesota Municipal Power Agency (WMMPA), and Minnesota Renewable Energy Society (MRES).
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, Command Sequencing, Disturbance Analysis, Event Data Recording, SCADA Add-In and Replicator, IED Wizard and Control Panel, Remote Alarm Annunciation, Master/Slave Alarm Suppression, Short Term Load Forecasting, Power Factor Control, Switch Order Preparation and Management and Multispeak interfaces.
"We are pleased that the Moorhead Public Service has joined the family of Survalent system users by replacing their legacy system with a state-of-art new SCADA system. The City has decided to select a system with an open architecture which provides new possibilities in the future for interoperability with the other enterprise applications," states Mike Roth, Vice President of Sales for the Western United States.
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.