ABB selects dpPower for a big SCADA ADMS project in Turkey

Customer profile

Company: ABB
Website: www.abb.com
Industry: Power Grid, Grid Automation
Country: Turkey

Description: ABB is a leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility and industry customers to improve their performance while lowering environmental impact. The ABB Group of companies operates in approximately 100 countries and employs about 117,000 people

Solution

Digpro dpPower product line including Network Documentation & Visualization (GIS/NIS), Network Planning and the Interoperability & Integration Platform

Key objectives & benefits

ABB selected dpPower and the GIS software solutions from Digpro to support the migration of network data, and to support the process and work flow for Network Planning and Design of the electrical network including geo-spatial visualization of all network assets in scope, and to feed the ADMS calculation engines with accurate network data.

“A correct, validated, and up-to-date spatial representation of all critical network assets on a grid of this size, and at any given time, is a crucial component of any ADMS implementation project. For this project ABB have included dpPower from our trusted partner Digpro to deliver and support us with these capabilities” said Kaan Çetin, ABB Project Manager.

Project overview and highlights

The project includes implementation and roll-out of an integrated system with GIS/NIS, SCADA and ADMS capabilities. The customer operates a large electrical distribution network in Turkey, and provides services to more than 1.7 Million customers.

The dpPower GIS solution streamlines and reduces costs associated with the design, storage and maintenance of geospatial network asset data. This information is readily available for the ABB Network Manager ADMS system, the Maximo EAM system from IBM, and for the CIS from Alternatif, and many more systems which will be integrated to dpPower.

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