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Technical Service Center, Infrastructure Services
Power System Analysis and Controls Group (86-68440)

Power System Studies and Protection Team

Team Leader: Shawn Patterson

This team provides power system modeling, protective relaying recommendations and settings, and support for Reclamation's Western Electricity Coordinating Council power reliability requirements. Hydro-Generator


We provide the following technical services to field O&M staff:

This team works on many systems including: steady-state and dynamic modeling for power systems, short circuit analysis, arc-flash analysis, protective relaying and instrumentation, and plant modernization.