Automation & Integration

Planning & Design

  • Communication Network Design
  • Automation & Integration Schemes
  • Communications Diagrams
  • IED Data Maps
  • SCADA Data Sheets
  • Design Interface with local EMS or with RTO such as ISO-NE

Service Description

RLC Engineering provides automation & integration engineering solutions for utility applications including transmission, distribution, and wind farm generation. We offer a complete package of design, protection & control, and automation & integration services, ranging from simple RTU replacements or additions to comprehensive substation HMIs and fully integrated substations. We have experience with a variety of vendor platforms and operating practices, along with the tools and skills needed to develop, test, and commission your application. RLC also provides an impartial evaluation of vendors and equipment in order to meet each customer’s unique specifications and needs.

Programming

  • HMI & SCADA Systems
  • Substation Data Concentrators
  • Remote Terminal Units (RTU)
  • Programmable Logic Controllers
  • Miscellaneous – Schneider Electric IONs, SATECS, Bitronics Meters, INCONs, Beckwith M2001C&Ds, GPS clocks, Qualitrol Xfmr Monitors, etc
  • Most utility standard protocols

Support

  • Onsite Testing & Commissioning
  • Testing with EMS or Local Control Center
  • Simulation/bench testing of SCADA software applications prior to implementation in the field to reduce delays during construction and implementation
  • Factory Acceptance Testing