ABB demonstrates smart grid solutions at Distributech

2012-12-20 - Visit booth 1201 for forward thinking new products and demonstrations
Through the use of highly visual displays and hands-on demonstrations, customers will be able to see how our products communicate, monitor, and issue commands.

Join us in booth 1201 for new product demonstrations on Tuesday, January 29 and Wednesday, January 30.

  • CQ900R Smart Capacitor Controller with three-phase Monitoring and control
11:30 am
  • How to simplify your substation automation projects utilizing ABB’s bundled solution capabilities
1:00 pm
  • DistribuSense current & voltage sensors
2:00 pm
  • R-MAG 40 kA magnetically actuated breaker
3:30 pm
  • Volt-Var management software (VVMS)
4:30 pm
  • VersaPad pad-mounted switch
10:30 am
  • How to easily implement mid to high end applications in distribution relays: Relion 620 Series
1:00 pm
  • Terra 51 DC fast charger
2:00 pm
  • Asset Health
3:30 pm
  • Microgrids
4:30 pm

ABB Technical Papers

Utility University Courses

Sunday, January 27, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
IEC 61850 System Design for End Users: An Introduction to the Standard With Feedback from Practical Experience
Instructor(s) Christopher Brunner ABB Ltd. Switzerland, George Schimmel - Triangle Microworks

Monday, January 28, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Smart Substations: Protection, Communications, Control, Wide -area Measurements, Enterprise Integration and Applications
Instructor(s) Eric Urden former ABB - now serves on the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) System Protection and Control Task Force, and Protection System Maintenance Standard Drafting Team, David Boroughs - Quanta Technology

ABB Main Conference Program

Wednesday, January 30, 2:30 pm - 4:00 PM
Session: DMS and OMS Deployment Success Stories: Part 2
Session Moderator: Gary Rackliffe, ABB

Ventyx, an ABB Company Technical Papers

1/29/2013 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Demand Response and Energy EfficiencyMeasurement & Verification of Volt-VAR Optimization Enabled Energy SAVINGS – New Paradigm Parag Parikh, Ventyx
Tim Taylor, Ventyx
1/29/2013 1:00 - 2:30 PMSmart Grid Operations SolutionsAmeren Electric Distribution System Management – Today and TomorrowTim Taylor, Ventyx, an ABB company
Rodger Koester, Ameren
1/30/2013 9:30 - 11:00 AMSmart Grid Operations SolutionsImproved Asset Health Management By Integrating Operational And Information TechnologiesJeff Fleeman, AEP
Paul Bower, Ventyx
1/31/2013 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM Smart Grid Operations SolutionsUtility Case Study: Operational Considerations for Implementing Volt VAR OptimizationJohn Vranic, DEMCO
John Barnick, Ventyx
1/31/2013 10:30 AM to 12:00:00 PM

Smart DistributionImplementing a DMS for Unbalanced, Three-Phase Distribution Analysis at Detroit EdisonHeather L Storey, Detroit Edison
Parag A Parikh, Ventyx

ABB Tropos Technical Papers

Panel Title: "SGIG Project Review: Benefits Beyond Billing" 
Speaker:  Kevin O’Grady, City of Naperville
Date:  Thursday 01/31/2013
Time: 8:30am – 10:00am
Room:  28E

Title: "Guam Power Authority – An Island-wide Smart Grid Rollout"
Speaker: John Cruz – Guam Power Authority, Chris Britton
Track: International Projects
Date: Wednesday, 1/30/2013       
Time: 2:30:00 PM to 4:00:00 PM       
Room: 24B

Title: "Kansas City Board of Public Utilities – Implementing a Smart Power and Water Grid"
Speaker: Brian Laverack
Track: Water Utility Technology
Date: 1/29/2013       
Time: 3:00:00 PM to 4:30:00 PM       
Room: water 2B

We look forward to seeing you January 29-31, 2013 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California in ABB booth #1201, Thomas & Betts booth #2006 and ABB Tropos booth #1037.