Power Systems: Generation, Transmission, Substations & Distribution

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Address a wide range of power system challenges

Exponent brings a collaborative, multidisciplinary approach to assist you with technical and managerial support for utility and industrial power systems, including generation facilities, transmission systems and structures, substation equipment, distribution systems and equipment, system protection, automation, distributed energy resources, and system operations.

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.

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.