“We are excited by this opportunity to work with BWL to create a state-of-the-art program that remains focused on providing reliable power generation to its customers.”- John Ballentine, HPI Director of Cyber Security and Compliance
Houston, Texas (PRWEB) April 22, 2015
Rotating equipment solutions provider, HPI, has been selected by the City of Lansing’s Board of Water and Light (LBWL) to serve as the NERC-CIP Cyber Security Consultant. Under the terms of the contract, HPI will review and verify approach methodology to LBWL’s compliance program involving network security, change control and procedural controls that derive from the mandatory requirements for security enforced by the North American Electric Reliability Organization (NERC).
A Request for Proposal was released by the Board in late December 2014 and awarded in March of this year. HPI may also be called on to review the physical security of the Board’s power generation facilities as well as the authoring of white papers and position papers for use by staff for executive presentations.
“The City of Lansing has been in the forefront of municipal compliance with NERC CIP standards and we are delighted that the Board of Water and Light selected HPI to continue their practice of compliance leadership,” said John Ballentine, HPI’s Director of Cyber Security and Compliance.
“We are excited by this opportunity to work with BWL to create a state-of-the-art program that remains focused on providing reliable power generation to its customers.”
HPI is a rotating solutions provider for the oil and gas, power generation and marine sectors. With a legacy dating back to 1962, the company offers custom controls solutions, engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of complete power plants, maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO), cyber security and compliance, and operations and maintenance (O&M) services. The company continues to be recognized by the Houston Business Journal, the Houston Chronicle and Inc. Magazine respectively. For more information please visit http://www.hpi-llc.com.