Black & Veatch works with clients to deploy utility communications networks and technologies that create an intuitive, seamless operation – an environment without interruption. The technologies work together across the enterprise to act as one complete ecosystem.
The utility communications network is the groundwork for two-way communications between all of the data points across the utility. It measures network performance, monitors and controls grid equipment, and delivers information in real-time. Operations teams can analyze data and keep the system moving effortlessly without disruption.
Utilities are realizing it is necessary to upgrade their legacy communications infrastructure to meet new performance standards. Black & Veatch is laying the foundation for this smarter, more intelligent utility with a full suite of utility communications services. Our expertise reaches across all types of technologies, from wireless to wireline, and our design and deployment services range from planning through implementation.
Utility Communications Technologies:
- Microwave / Land Mobile Radio/ Ethernet Radio.
- Transport networks (DWDM, SONET, CWDM, Microwave).
- Fiber optics
- Outside/Inside Plant fiber and copper cabling.
Our services include program management; planning and consulting; site acquisition; and construction, installation and testing.