Electrrical Consultants, Inc. - ECI
Transmission & Distribution Design
Substation & Switchyard Design
Communications & SCADA Design
Surveying
Right-of-Way & Land Services
Environmental Services
System Planning & Protection
Industrial Design
Testing Services
Power Supply & Interconnection Services
Rural Utility Services
Wind Energy
Services Offered by ECI

ECI is a full service engineering firm offering a full range of design services to the electric utility and telecommunications industry. Our wholly-owned subsidiary, EPC Services Company, is a licensed contractor in numerous states, with a focus on design/construct projects. Following is a list of services offered:

 

 

   

SUBSTATION DESIGN:

  • Conceptual Planning
  • Physical / Structural Design
  • Electrical Design
  • Equipment Specification & Procurement Assistance
  • Relaying / Communications Systems Design
  • Structural Steel Detailing
  • Construction Management & Startup Services

TRANSMISSION & DISTRIBUTION:

  • Conceptual Planning & Routing
  • Permitting
  • Right-of-Way Acquisition
  • Overhead Transmission Line Design
  • Underground Transmission Line Design
  • Overhead and Underground Distribution Line Design & Staking
  • Work Order Inspections
  • Optimized Structure Spotting w/PLS-CADDTM & TL-CADDTM
  • Conventional and GPS Surveys / Staking
  • Construction Management

ENVIRONMENTAL & REAL ESTATE SERVICES:

  • Federal (NEPA) & State Environmental Reports
  • State & Federal Permitting Requirements
  • Environmental Monitoring & Inspection
  • Oil Containment – SPCC Plans
  • Right-of-Way Research & Acquisition
  • Right-of-Entry Negotiations
  • Right-of-Way Corridor Coordination

TECHNICAL SERVICES:

  • Relay & Meter Testing and Calibration
  • Startup and Checkout
  • Power Factor, Motion Analysis & Hi-Pot
  • Specialized Testing Services

COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS:

  • OSP Routing Assessment
  • Permitting
  • Overhead & Underground Outside Plant Design
  • Central Office Systems / Electronics
  • Construction Management
  • Utility Grade SONET
  • RF, Microwave & Spread-Spectrum Radio Systems

ENERGY SERVICES:

  • Power Resource Studies
  • Development of RFPs for Resource Procurement
  • Power Supply / Unbundled Service Studies
  • Network and Point-to-Point Transmission Service Procurement and Contract Review
  • Specialized System Studies, such as Imbalance Energy Evaluations
  • Rate and Cost of Service
  • Turnkey Facilities / Power Supply Using Strategic Alliance Partners
  • Management Consulting Services

ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS STUDIES:

  • Feasibility Studies for Conceptual Power Systems
  • Limited System and Regional Load Flow Studies
  • Long Range System Studies
  • Construction Work Plans
  • Short Circuit Studies
  • Specialized Studies of System Losses / Power Factor
  • Protective Coordination Studies

LIGHTING SYSTEMS DESIGN:

  • Airport Runways and Taxiways
  • Guidance Systems
  • Radio Controlled Lighting
  • Street & Area Lighting

MINING & INDUSTRIAL SYSTEMS DESIGN:

  • Motor Installations and Controls
  • Substations and Switchgear
  • Plant Instrumentation, Analog and Digital
  • PLC and DCS

COMPUTER DRAFTING AND MAPPING:

  • AutoCADTM and MicroStationTM Drafting Services
  • Electric Utility Detail, Circuit Diagrams & Key Maps
  • AM/FM/GIS System Development

CONSTRUCTION & CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT:

  • Transmission & Distribution
  • Substations
  • Outside & Inside Plant Communications