How do Exponent's multidisciplinary teams provide a unique approach for solving urgent operational issues?
Exponent delivers valuable insights related to all aspects of utility infrastructure and operations. We consult on generation equipment, balance of plant, substation equipment, T&D equipment, structures, automation equipment, distributed energy resources, power electronics, protection/control, and power systems analysis. Exponent also provides expertise in utility operations, including standard-of-care, equipment inspection and maintenance, outage response, major event preparedness, major event response, system reliability, system hardening, and system resilience.
Our expertise in failure analysis includes site inspection of failure sites and laboratory assessment of failed equipment. We also provide material failure expertise in many failure modes common to power systems equipment, such as metallurgical, ceramics, cellulose insulation, and polymeric insulation.
For 50+ years, we’ve thrived on solving unstructured problems that require bespoke solutions. Some of our services include:
• Rapid response and analysis of faults, outages, equipment failure, and safety events
• Litigation support for safety incidents and outage events
• Regulatory support for rate cases and commission investigations
• On-site support and consulting services during and after major events and restorations
• Reliability and accelerated life testing of control and monitoring systems and components, such as monitoring sensors and SCADA systems
• Risk, reliability, and vulnerability analyses
• Climate risk assessment
• System reliability and resilience improvement
• Construction, public health, and environmental risk management
• Operations and maintenance consultations
Our Capabilities Are Unparalleled
With expertise in over 90 disciplines and hundreds of capabilities, tools, and methodologies — we get to the root of even the most complex challenges and give you the objective answers you need.
Software & Computer Systems Support
Insights and solutions for the design, development, and analysis of software prototypes, products, and platforms.
Systems & Controls
Critical systems and controls support, from missile guidance and ADAS technology to utility power generation and consumer electronics.
Electrical Devices & Consumer Products
Product design validation, risk assessment, product launch support, failure analysis, product recalls, and more.
Power & Energy
Multidisciplinary support for high-power energy systems of all sizes in a variety of applications.
Batteries & Energy Storage
Supercharge performance, reliability, and safety across all stages of the battery and energy storage product lifecycle.
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science Expertise for Intellectual Property
Leverage best-in-class electrical engineering and computer science consulting for IP challenges
Expert electrical engineering and computer science consulting services for every stage of your product journey.
Failure analyses, predictive modeling, and accident reconstruction for valuable insights that help you prevent accidents and failures.
Our global and comprehensive expertise across industries gives us a deep understanding of current challenges, best industry practices, and the implications of emerging technologies.