Electric Power Systems

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Our Company Profile

EPS stands ready to help our clients in all facets relating to electric power systems. Our unmatched experience and all-inclusive approach is already helping utilities and other businesses throughout Alaska, Hawaii, the Pacific Northwest and the South Pacific. Let us show you how EPS can help you design, build and maintain your facilities for maximum benefit and efficient operations.

You might be a public or private utility. Perhaps you are an industrial user or producer of electricity. It’s possible you operate a pipeline or petroleum company. If any of these descriptions match your business activities, it’s time for you to meet Electric Power Systems (EPS).

EPS staff offers a wide range of experience and education in the area of power system operation, engineering, and administration. Unlike many in our field of expertise, EPS provides a full range of services, from planning studies, design, construction, and start-up/commissioning to periodic testing and maintenance. Our experience ensures you receive recommendations that offer practical and workable solutions to your power systems projects and operations and helps us anticipate the operational effects of all design decisions.

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Transmission

From feasibility studies, route selection, right of way/easement acquisition, and permitting through final design to construction and final inspection, EPS has exceptional capabilities to provide the expertise necessary to successfully complete both underground and overhead transmission projects with distribution, communication and substation components. Our staff’s project experience has varied from sub-transmission through 345 kV and [...]

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Substations

Substation, Switchgear and Equipment Maintenance and Testing Our engineers have completed substation testing and maintenance including power transformers, switchgear from 600 V to 35 kV, overhead and industrial switches, reclosers, relays, breakers and regulators for over 20 different utilities and industrial customers. Testing and maintenance services have included 34.5 kV – 230 kV oil [...]

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Studies

Electric Power Systems' system planning and analysis experience includes: Greens Creek Mine Relay Coordination and Arc-Flash Analysis Southeast Alaska EPS completed a comprehensive protective coordination study of the overhead and underground mine at the Greens Creek facility. The analysis included the development of short-circuit models, relay and fuse coordination and arc-flash hazard analysis for [...]

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Safety

EPS understands the value of safe working conditions for our clients and employee’s and recognizes the difficulties associated with staying up to date. While the changing regulatory environment may be frustrating, it is a necessary evil as advancements in safety are ongoing. Beyond merely analyzing power systems for hazards, EPS takes pride in educating our [...]

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SCADA

Electric Power Systems' SCADA project experience includes: SCADA System Engineering, Procurement and Construction City of Soldotna, Soldotna, Alaska The City of Soldotna desired to upgrade their existing control system, which was limited due to age, technology employed, and the number of sites at which it was deployed. EPS teamed with the prime contractor AirTek of [...]

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Right-of-Way

EPS' core staff has over 100 years of combined experience in right of way, property management, and permitting. That experience is coupled with almost 100 International Right of Way Association right of way specific courses attended, as well as real estate licensing and other industry related courses. EPS has acquired rights of way and permits [...]

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Generation

Electric Power Systems' generation project experience includes: Fort Richardson Emergency Generation Doyon Utilities, Anchorage, Alaska Doyon Utilities is currently completing the design and construction of a 9 MW diesel fired power plant to serve as emergency backup generation to the Fort Richardson Army base. The 9 MW emergency power plant consists of three Caterpillar C-175 [...]

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Distribution

EPS provides distribution engineering and construction for utility, industrial, and governmental clients. Our project experience includes: East End Road Utility Relocation Homer Electric Association, Homer, Alaska The Department of Transportation (DOT) elected to upgrade East End Road in Homer, Alaska. Before the new road could be constructed, the impacted utilities along the old road [...]