HDR’s Harris, Hogenson Publish IEC 61850 Article in PAC World

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Jared Harris, area manager, and Ben Hogenson, assistant project manager, both located in the Billings, Montana office, authored an article in the December 2016 issue of PAC World magazine.

The article, Cost and Time Savings through Substation Integration in the Bakken, explores one of the first large-scale uses of IEC 61850 in the U.S., and evaluates the method’s effectiveness. A case study of the authors’ firsthand experiences bringing substations online using IEC 61850 depicts the challenges and benefits of the process.