The goal of this research is to provide utilities with the information needed to make decisions regarding overhead distribution assets. Research areas include improving overhead line reliability and resiliency, identifying opportunities to improve equipment performance and longevity, and evaluating inspection and maintenance approaches that could identify and extend the life of failing components.
Introduction to the overhead distribution assets project
2022 Research Plans • How to engage • FAQ • Upcoming meetings
Includes status updates of ongoing research, a meeting/webcast calendar, and links to 2021 deliverables
Monitoring and Diagnostics • Component Reliability • Structure Design
Research content for distribution overhead
Line Design • Component • Reliability • Inspection • Maintenance