Grid Automation Field Services

Kalkitech has more than a decade of experience in providing premium field automation and SCADA services to customers around the globe. Our dedicated engineering teams are customer-centric and focused on servicing large and continuous engineering and commissioning requirements, through flexible or extended onsite engagements. The expertise of these teams span across industry verticals including utilities, power generation, power T&D and provide technical engineering services including SCADA / HMI, RTU, PLC, DCS and instrumentation design.

 

Kalkitech offers engineering, commissioning and maintenance services for grid control centers, both transmission and distribution control centers. The services include:

  • System architecture design
  • Design of networking and communication
  • Engineering and data entry support including I/O list and tag naming convention
  • Design of control center communication as per IEC 60870-5-104 and IEC 60870-5-101 standards.
  • Ergonomic design of control center and control desk
  • Modification of existing stations to comply with Smart Grid and integration standards
  • Communication, configurations and testing
  • Factory acceptance test
  • Site installation, testing and commissioning
  • Life cycle maintenance and operations support

Kalkitech offers consulting services for system study, designing, engineering, installation, testing and commissioning of the Substation Automation system as per IEC 61850 standards. Furthermore, we provide migration strategies for IEC 61850 to ensure a seamless and cost-efficient integration with existing installations, which also includes SCADA and energy management connections. Kalkitech offers services for different utilities such as oil and gas refineries, transmission and distribution companies and public grid companies based on IEC 61850 standards as follows:

  • Site survey and system study
  • Substation Automation system architecture design
  • Design of networking and communication
  • I/O list and tag naming convention
  • Design of control center communication as per IEC 60870-5-104 and IEC 60870-5-101 standards.
  • Specification of requirements for IEC 61850 compliant Substation Automation systems (SAS) and IEDs
  • Data sheet and BOM for SAS systems and sub-systems
  • Ergonomic design of control center and control desk
  • Modification requirements for existing station to comply with the IEC 61850 standards
  • Costing for the entire SAS system
  • Engineering
  • Communication, configurations and testing
  • Factory acceptance test
  • Site installation, testing and commissioning

IEC 61850 based substation engineering

  • IEC 61850 local communication and IEC870-5-101, IEC870-5-104 communication with dispatch center on VSAT, PLCC
  • IEC 61850 local communication and Modbus communication with DCS
  • IEC 61850, IEC 103, DNP3, courier, SPA and LON communication with OEM relays
  • Dynamic SLDs and breaker control
  • Time synchronization using SNTP
  • Disturbance uploading and analysis
  • Inter-bay interlocks
  • IED setting and configuration

GOOSE

  • SCADA engineering technologies such as ¬†MicroSCADA Pro, SICAMPAS, WinCC, iFIX, Intouch, ClearSCADA for major OEMs
  • Engineering using major vendor and IED manufacturer independent 61850 engineering tools

Kalkitech offers deployment and field services for system study, designing, engineering, installation, testing and commissioning of Distribution Automation systems based on conventional DMS / RTU / FRTU and RMU based systems as well as Smart Grid distribution systems based on IEC 61850 standards. Furthermore, we provide migration strategies for IEC 61850 to ensure a seamless and cost-efficient integration with existing installations, which also includes SCADA and energy management connections. Our services include:

  • Site survey and system study
  • Automation system architecture design
  • Design of networking and communication
  • I/O list and tag naming convention
  • Design of control center communication as per IEC 60870-5-104 and IEC 60870-5-101 standards.
  • Specification of requirements for IEC 61850 compliant Substation Automation system (SAS) and IEDs
  • Data sheet and BOM for SAS systems and sub-systems
  • Communication, configurations and testing
  • Factory acceptance test
  • Site installation, testing and commissioning

Communication Services

  • IEC 61850 local communication and IEC870-5-101, IEC870-5-104 communication with dispatch center on VSAT, PLCC
  • IEC 61850 local communication and Modbus communication with DCS
  • IEC 61850, IEC 103, DNP3, courier, SPA and LON communication with OEM relays
  • Dynamic SLDs and breaker control
  • Time synchronization using SNTP
  • Disturbance uploading and analysis
  • Inter-bay interlocks
  • IED setting and configuration
  • SCADA engineering technologies including MicroSCADA Pro, SICAMPAS, WinCC, iFIX, Intouch, ClearSCADA for major OEMs
  • Engineering using major vendor and IED manufacturer independent 61850 engineering tools

 

  • Engineering and commissioning for a European distribution OEM in the UAE
  • Implementation and commissioning of MIS software for 400 kV SAS for a European OEM in India
  • Engineering and commissioning for a European T&D OEM in Qatar
  • Engineering and Commissioning for a European Distribution OEM in AbuDhabhi, UAE
  • Engineering and Commissioning of a IEC 61850 compliant SAS¬† for a European OEM in India
  • Engineering and commissioning of DA substations in Qatar for a European OEM
  • Engineering, development and commissioning of a DA system for a US OEM in Denmark
  • Site services for a European OEM in Australia