/ Automation of Relay Protection Department activities: from Calculations to Risk-based maintenance

Automation of Relay Protection Department activities: from Calculations to Risk-based maintenance

Software implementation, localisation and technical support / creating a digital model

Customer

SO of large County in Eastern Europe


Project goals

To widen Automating Relay Protection Department activities – from Calculations to Risk-based maintenance including :

  • Calculation of power equipment failures in the power grid 
  • Optimization of reactive power modes 
  • Calculation and selection of RPA devices settings
  • Improving the reliability of EPS 
  • Improving the quality of EPS modes management 


Challenges

Outdated power system analysis software 

  • Need for synchronization with large power system
  • Stability Problems of large power stations
  • Incorrect relay starting

Implementation

Software implementation, localisation and technical support / creating a digital model

Power system software deployment and customer training

Automation of different routine processes

Consulting in terms of collection and systematization of information arrays based on Power System calculation model: load flow calculations, SCC calculations, analysis and selection of RPA setpoints

Preparation of the library of RPA calculation models (functional models of remote and current protection)


Results

Equipped working place and qualified employees

Speed-up different Electric Study Cases Calculations

Reduction technical decision-making time

Success stories