Select your location

Electrical system studies, utility studies

To ensure optimal system performance, personnel safety and compliance requirements, all changes to a utility system should begin with proper investigation and analysis. Eaton’s range of advanced electrical system studies offer utilities the most focused and systematic approach to system changes, enabling you to enhance power system performance and identify potential problems before they impact your system.
  • Utility studies include system-specific evaluation of performance and improvement recommendations by professional, experienced engineers
  • Options include protection analysis and review of relay configuration files, system impact/transient stability study, NERC compliance, arc flash study, load flow analysis, insulation coordination and ground grid analysis
  • System studies can help utilities increase generation capacity, plan for grid modernization, ensure incorporation of alternative energy resources, protect personnel and increase efficiency
  • Eaton’s engineering services team can also review existing safety plans, electrical safety audits and electrical safety training program to ensure your resources are protected

We bring unparalleled expertise

Eaton’s power systems engineers are heavily involved in electrical industry activities, seminars, workshops and technical societies, which enables us to stay up-to-date with the most relevant challenges and provide the best management. Find out how Eaton helped Indianapolis Power & Light oversee their project — under budget and ahead of schedule!

Arc flash safety

Reset safety. If you haven't taken the proper steps to mitigate the risks of arc flash, you're compromising worker safety, and you could be breaking the law.

Eaton offers a wide range of power system engineering services that combine utility experience with the most innovative technologies to help you resolve system issues. Power system studies include:

  • System impact/transient stability
  • NERC compliance
  • Integration of renewable technologies
  • Insulation coordination
  • Ground grid analysis

Safety first

As one of the largest and most experienced teams in the industry, Eaton strives to create a zero-incident culture through the implementation of our Safety Policy including division safety managers, layered risk assessments and a voice of the customer campaign. You can rest assured that every Eaton service professional is dedicated to continually improving our environmental health and safety performance through prevention, protection and preparation.
engineer inspecting switchgear

It’s all about you

Eaton’s engineering services team is dedicated to understanding your business so we can optimize your power system for safety, reliability and efficiency. With more than 1,500 experts in 60 locations throughout Canada and the U.S., and more around the world trained on major manufacturers’ equipment, our experienced engineers can diagnose problems, identify ways to improve performance, and transform concepts into practical solutions. With 24/7 support, we are available whenever you need us.

Turnkey solutions

From equipment modernization/upgrade to complete design, construction and commissioning of a new substation, Eaton’s turnkey power system team has the expertise and resources to design and manage your entire project from start to finish. Achieve a safer, more reliable and cost-efficient power system and the convenience of a single point of contact to reduce risk, schedule and budget.