Date: January 31, 2017
PITTSBURGH, PA — Power management company Eaton received a contract awarded by the U.S Army Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville (Alabama) to assist the Utilities System Division of the Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southwest. The contract is to help in modernizing supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems at Navy and Marine Corps facilities in the San Diego metro area. Under the contract, Eaton will provide all necessary equipment, turnkey project management and engineering services to help NAVFAC complete SCADA system retrofits and enhancements for safe, reliable and efficient power systems automation.
“From system architecture design to deployment, commissioning and training, Eaton will provide all the resources needed to help NAVFAC enhance the intelligence and automation of its power systems to meet its evolving energy management and uptime needs,” said John Stampfel, vice president and general manager, Electrical Engineering Services and Systems Division, Eaton.
The NAVFAC SCADA system will be optimized for enhanced monitoring and control of critical electrical and electronic control systems, mechanical systems, emissions controls, and building systems. Eaton will provide all labor, materials, supervision, transportation, and management necessary to assist NAVFAC Southwest in operating and maintaining this critical SCADA system.
Eaton will also provide ongoing site condition surveys, as well as continued engineering and maintenance support, to help ensure the effective operation of modernized SCADA controls and peripheral equipment. Additionally, Eaton will help the Naval Facilities Engineering Command and Naval Sea Systems Command meet power system and cybersecurity requirements set forth by the Department of Defense’s Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP) and Risk Management Framework (RMF), as well as the requirements for local, county and State of California regulatory agencies.
To help further optimize system reliability, Eaton will perform factory testing, performance verification testing, endurance testing and commissioning for all mechanical and electrical equipment, hardware and software.
Eaton has one of the largest and most experienced teams of power system engineers in the industry. Eaton's Electrical Engineering Services and Systems team offers a comprehensive portfolio of services tailored for every stage of a power system's life cycle, whether design, build or support. To learn more, visit www.eaton.com/service.
Eaton’s electrical business is a global leader with expertise in power distribution and circuit protection; backup power protection; control and automation; lighting and security; structural solutions and wiring devices; solutions for harsh and hazardous environments; and engineering services. Eaton is positioned through its global solutions to answer today’s most critical electrical power management challenges.
Eaton is a power management company with approximately 95,000 employees. The company provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit www.eaton.com.
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