Electric Utility Operations http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7346/more en Center for Advanced Power Systems Unveils Electrical Testing System http://tdworld.com/blog/center-advanced-power-systems-unveils-electrical-testing-system <div class="node-body blog-body">Florida State University’s Center for Advanced Power Systems has unveiled a new 24,000-volt direct current power test system, the most powerful of its kind available at a university research center throughout the world.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/center-advanced-power-systems-unveils-electrical-testing-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/center-advanced-power-systems-unveils-electrical-testing-system#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 15 Jan 2015 19:26:00 +0000 61791 at http://tdworld.com 230 kV Beta Fluid Transformers Energized in Mexico http://tdworld.com/blog/230-kv-beta-fluid-transformers-energized-mexico <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Tyler, TX &ndash; DSI Ventures, Inc. announces the commissioning of two 230 KV Generator Step-Up (GSU) Transformers filled with Beta Fire Resistant Fluid at the new Bajio &nbsp;thermoelectric power plant in Guanajuato, Mexico.</p> <p><span style="font-size: 13px;">Installed in 80 and 150 MVA, 230 KV transformers built by Hyosung Nantong Transformer Company, Beta Fluid was chosen for its 22 year record of fire safety, its low price and its excellent environmental record.&nbsp;</span></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/230-kv-beta-fluid-transformers-energized-mexico" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/230-kv-beta-fluid-transformers-energized-mexico#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Thu, 15 Jan 2015 19:20:00 +0000 61781 at http://tdworld.com Donated Equipment Saves Lineman Lives Overseas http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/donated-equipment-saves-lineman-lives-overseas <div class="field-byline"> Amy Fischbach, Field Editor </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Linemen overseas are now using the belts and harnesses donated by American utilities following the new OSHA regulation governing fall protection. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/donated-equipment-saves-lineman-lives-overseas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/electric-utility-operations/donated-equipment-saves-lineman-lives-overseas#comments Electric Utility Operations Gallery Mon, 12 Jan 2015 20:37:00 +0000 61741 at http://tdworld.com Ice Buster Demo http://tdworld.com/ice-buster-demo <div class="node-body link-body"><p>The Ice Buster turns and shears away the ice with just light to moderate effort on your part, depending on the size of the conductor and ice accumulation.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://tdworld.com/site-files/tdworld.com/files/icebuster.JPG?1420816751" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/ice-buster-demo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Electric Utility Operations Video Fri, 09 Jan 2015 15:16:00 +0000 61561 at http://tdworld.com Terex Introduces New Fiberglass 4th Section for its General 80 Digger Derricks http://tdworld.com/blog/terex-introduces-new-fiberglass-4th-section-its-general-80-digger-derricks <div class="node-body blog-body">Terex now offers an insulated, retractable 4th section on its General 80 digger derricks. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/terex-introduces-new-fiberglass-4th-section-its-general-80-digger-derricks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/terex-introduces-new-fiberglass-4th-section-its-general-80-digger-derricks#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 06 Jan 2015 19:37:00 +0000 61311 at http://tdworld.com Greater Springfield Reliability Transmission Project Earns Third National Award http://tdworld.com/blog/greater-springfield-reliability-transmission-project-earns-third-national-award <div class="node-body blog-body">Engineering News-Record recognized Northeast Utilities’ Greater Springfield Reliability Project (GSRP) as the Best Overall Construction Project in New England.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/greater-springfield-reliability-transmission-project-earns-third-national-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/greater-springfield-reliability-transmission-project-earns-third-national-award#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 06 Jan 2015 19:26:00 +0000 61301 at http://tdworld.com Glendale Water & Power Launches Its First Mobile Application http://tdworld.com/blog/glendale-water-power-launches-its-first-mobile-application <div class="node-body blog-body">Glendale Water & Power (GWP) is piloting its first free mobile application through its Smart Customer Mobile engagement program which offers customers a new and interactive app to better manage their energy and water usage on a SmartPhone, Tablet and Web anytime and anywhere.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/glendale-water-power-launches-its-first-mobile-application" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/glendale-water-power-launches-its-first-mobile-application#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 06 Jan 2015 19:13:00 +0000 61291 at http://tdworld.com BURNDY Announces Two New Lightweight 15-Ton Remote Operated Crimpers http://tdworld.com/blog/burndy-announces-two-new-lightweight-15-ton-remote-operated-crimpers <div class="node-body blog-body">BURNDY introduces its lightest weight remote 15-ton crimping heads.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/burndy-announces-two-new-lightweight-15-ton-remote-operated-crimpers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/burndy-announces-two-new-lightweight-15-ton-remote-operated-crimpers#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations BURNDY crimpers T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 06 Jan 2015 18:58:00 +0000 61281 at http://tdworld.com Klein Tools Rises to the Top in Tools of the Trade 2014 Survey http://tdworld.com/blog/klein-tools-rises-top-tools-trade-2014-survey <div class="node-body blog-body">Klein Tools has been named as a preferred brand in a Tools of the Trade 2014 survey of 731 tradesmen. Out of six common tools, Klein was the preferred brand for two – screwdrivers and lineman’s pliers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/klein-tools-rises-top-tools-trade-2014-survey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/klein-tools-rises-top-tools-trade-2014-survey#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations Klein linemen tools T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Tue, 06 Jan 2015 18:48:00 +0000 61271 at http://tdworld.com Global Training Solutions Inc. Now Offering CIP V5 Online Training Courses http://tdworld.com/blog/global-training-solutions-inc-now-offering-cip-v5-online-training-courses <div class="node-body blog-body">Global Training Solutions Inc. is now offering fully interactive, role-based NERC CIP V5 Online Training Courses to the North American power industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/td-worlds-briefing-room"> T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/blog/global-training-solutions-inc-now-offering-cip-v5-online-training-courses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/blog/global-training-solutions-inc-now-offering-cip-v5-online-training-courses#comments Briefs Electric Utility Operations Global Training Solutions T&amp;D World&#039;s The Briefing Room Mon, 05 Jan 2015 17:30:00 +0000 61211 at http://tdworld.com