ScottMadden has worked closely with utilities who were designing, developing, implementing, staffing, and operating new transmission control centers. Through this experience, ScottMadden has identified critical success factors, and these factors are discussed in this document.
Critical success factors discussed include:
• Develop detailed, integrated project plans
• Involve Energy Management System (EMS) support, engineering, and telecom in design
• Scale appropriately for EMS workload
• Invest time and resources in facilities design
• Plan ahead for staffing
“Control center projects present a variety of challenges that utilities don’t regularly encounter. Our team has the right mix of project management and technical expertise needed to ensure that these projects are successful,”
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