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transmission and distribution


Composite Insulator Application and Design for a Growing and Evolving Transmission Grid

The need to integrate renewable energy resources, and prepare for increased demand for power as electrification takes hold in transportation and other sectors, creates challenges for an aging grid. Some…


Locweld celebrates 75 years of being a leader in North America

Montreal, QC, November 4th, 2021 -- For 75 years, LOCWELD has specialized in the design, detailing, fabrication & galvanizing of steel lattice transmission towers and poles. The company is considered…


Emerson Merging Software Business with AspenTech in $11 Billion Deal

Emerson Electric Co. said it will merge its software business with rival Aspen Technology (AspenTech) in an $11 billion deal that will bring together both companies’ expertise in industrial software…


Useful Specifications and Guides for Underground Cable and Vaults

Underground electrical cable systems are used by power companies around the world. Two recently updated specifications and guides provide system designers and engineers with important information to ensure a lifetime…


Cybersecurity in and for Large Energy Transmission Projects
cybersecurity

Even before the Stuxnet malware program made international headlines in 2010, cybersecurity was an important issue for utility companies. In the aftermath of one of the largest attacks on supervisory…