LineVision and Ulteig Announce Strategic Partnership to Provide Utilities with Advanced Line Rating Solutions
BOSTON, MASS. [July 27, 2023] - LineVision, the industry’s leading provider of Dynamic Line Rating (DLR) solutions, and Ulteig, a leading engineering consulting firm specializing in power infrastructure, are thrilled to announce their strategic partnership. This collaboration brings together LineVision's LineRate® platform and Ulteig's extensive expertise in power systems, with the shared goal of better providing electric utilities with increased transmission system efficiency and reliability.
Electric utilities are seeking solutions to implement Ambient Adjusted Ratings (AAR) and Dynamic Line Ratings (DLR) as they work to comply with the Federal Regulatory Energy Commission’s (FERC) Order 881. Through this strategic partnership, LineVision and Ulteig will combine their complementary strengths to provide best-in-class technology and engineering solutions for AAR and DLR implementation, providing utilities a single source for integrated advanced line rating solutions and maximizing the line capacity to reduce costs.
LineVision's Chief Product Officer, Jonathan Marmillo, expressed his enthusiasm for the partnership, stating, "Ulteig's deep domain expertise and track record of successful projects make them an ideal partner and by combining our respective strengths, we can empower power utilities to make data-driven decisions, enhance grid resiliency, and effectively integrate renewables into the power system."
"We are excited to partner with LineVision to support our electric utility clients through a holistic approach for improved line ratings," said Hoss Tabrizi, Senior Vice President-Power Technical Services at Ulteig. "This partnership aligns with our commitment to delivering innovative solutions that enable our clients to overcome complex challenges and fulfill regulatory responsibilities in the power industry. Together with LineVision, we will unlock new possibilities for electric utilities to improve grid reliability, optimize asset utilization, and integrate renewable energy resources seamlessly.”
LineVision provides electric utilities with the real-time monitoring and analytics needed to accelerate the net-zero grid. LineVision’s patented non-contact sensors collect critical information to unlock additional capacity on existing lines, provide insight into conductor health, and detect anomalies and risks.LineVision’s platform is rapidly deployed at scale without the need for scheduled outages, live line work, or specialized installation equipment.LineVision is helping our utility partners around the world lead the energy transition by increasing the capacity, resilience, and safety of the grid. For more information, visit www.LineVisionInc.com, or follow us on Twitter or LinkedIn.
Ulteig is a purpose-driven consulting engineering leader committed to creating and solving for a sustainable future. Ulteig's employee-owners are technical experts transforming our world's critical infrastructure through collaborative and innovative solutions across the Lifeline Sectors® of Power, Renewables, Transportation and Water. Leveraging our expertise for over 75 years, Ulteig operates throughout North America and serves a wide range of public and private clients.