MISSISSAUGA, ON — June 22, 2011 — Survalent Technology, the most trusted provider of smart grid solutions for the control room, announced today that it has commissioned six new Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems including advanced Distribution Management (DMS) functionality for CFE Mexico Golfo Norte (North Gulf) Division.
Comisión Federal de Electricidad (CFE) is a Mexican public corporation and government agency that was founded in 1937. CFE's mission is to provide generation, transmission, distribution and commercialization of electric energy for 34.7 million metered customers of Mexico's population of almost 113 million people, making it one the largest in North America. Division de Distribución Golfo Norte, headquartered in Monterrey, Mexico, provides energy services to approximately 2.5 million customers in the Mexican states of Coahuila, Nuevo Léon, and Tamaulipas.
The new system features Survalent's highly available, dual-redundant, open-architecture system based on Windows Server 2008 R2. The system includes several of Survalent's open system applications, including: WorldView Graphical User Interface, Web Server, Event Data Recorder, IED Wizard, Control Panel, Remote Alarm Annunciation, SNMP, DNP3.0 Level 3, ICCP, and SCADA Add-in for MS Excel and Access.
In addition to the traditional SCADA applications, CFE Golfo Norte innovative plans required additional advanced DMS functionality, such as: Network and Connectivity import from CFE's corporate GIS system (SIGED), Interface to CFE's corporate TCS system (SICOSS) , Automatic Vehicle Location (AVL) and Lightning Detection System among others.
"We are excited about our partnership with Division de Distribucion Golfo Norte," states Steve Mueller, President and CEO of Survalent Technology. "The shared goal is to deliver a truly revolutionary system for one of the leading CFE divisions in Mexico, which will become an exceptional model for many other CFE divisions across the country. We take pride in División de Distribución Golfo Norte choice of Survalent to achieve operational and administrative excellence for their supervisory control and data acquisition responsibilities."
About Survalent Technology
Survalent Technology is the leading provider of real-time smart grid management systems for enabling visualization, optimization and improved operations for utilities. For over four decades, we have helped more than 300 utilities use operational data to increase reliability, efficiency and customer service. With our proven and reliable SCADA, Outage Management System (OMS), Distribution Management (DMS) and Substation Automation solutions, utilities transform data into actionable intelligence. We partner with utilities across the globe to create mission critical solutions that will achieve the promise of the Smart Grid. Learn more at www.survalent.com.