Applied Power Technologies Projects

Applied Power Technologies has provided engineering and technical services, support and training for the CAPE power system protection simulation software application to assist today’s protection engineers gain efficiencies in the design and review of protection system on large area high voltage networks for sustained reliability and security of operation.

Sophisticated state-wide transmission level network models using accurate representations for plant items and comprehensive protection systems incorporating relay specific comparator equations and fault loops, supervision elements, internal logic and settings provided by relay manufacturers and the custom scheme logic developed by users.

Efficient delivery of systematic protection security assessments of complete protection systems across wide area networks with various operating conditions using powerful short circuit algorithms with comprehensive fault study automation capabilities and advanced time stepped analysis to investigate the protection system performance throughout the entire fault clearing cycles.

Power utility specific training and the development of suitable methodologies for the application of power system engineering theory and best practices, using the basic and advanced features of the PSS®CAPE software application, to convey the working knowledge necessary for ensuring the technical integrity of their analysis and design tasks.