Gridlogic - Power Consulting on Demand

By: Gridlogic  11-11-2011
Keywords: Data Management, Information Modelling

Information Modelling

GridLogic have gained information modelling experience in an electrical utility through the implementation of a reference model. The reference model is developed in Unified Modelling Language (UML) based on the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) Common Information Model (CIM).

The company have experiences in CIM utilisation and compliance which includes IEC61970 for Energy Management Systems (EMS) and IEC61968 for Distribution Management Systems (DMS).

Data Management

GridLogic also have data management expertise. The company managed several data transfer projects from one system to another. The data conversion projects included data management, resources management and data quality and quantity improvement.

Quality Assurance

GridLogic has completed various Quality Assurance (QA) projects for electrical utilities. The QA projects included data model implementation and system replacement implementations.

We have been involved in an extensive QA exercise on a DMS replacement project. The project scope ranged from initial data load, from GIS to Scada, and performing QA analysis on the topology and real-time simulations in Scada.

Network Planning

GridLogic have extensive experience in network extension planning on distribution, rural and urban networks. Experience range from Master Planning (20 year forecast), Network Development Planning (2-5 year forecast), Geo-based load forecasting (GLF), Network Reliability Analysis and detail planning proposals for special projects.

Furthermore we can offer network analysis using several network analysis tools.

Network Optimisation

GridLogic have extensive knowledge in network management & optimisation of power systems. The GridLogic engineers have been involved in several projects to ensure optimal real time energy flow and maintain an effective real time quality of supply under normal and abnormal conditions.

The team also have experience with under frequency load shedding schemes, contingency planning, fault-level analysis and load test modelling.

Project Design

The GridLogic team have experience in substation and line design. The team have more than 5 years experience with rural (<33kV) line design applications.

Our knowledge base covers the detail design, bill of material, project management and final project handover.

Project Management

GridLogic was responsible for the project management of several projects. Most of the experience was obtained through turnkey capital projects where we handled the project from project initiation to implementation.

The team have also been responsible for the management of numerous data management projects.

Geographical Information Systems (GIS)

GridLogic have experience with electrical data models on GIS systems. The electrical data models can be developed or validated to comply with business requirements. We also have expertise to validate your GIS data models against CIM to establish whether the model is CIM compliant.

Keywords: Data Management, Information Modelling