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Innovative and Emerging Approaches to Utility Asset Management

  • Room: 214C
  • Session Number:Asset Management 2
Wednesday, January 29, 2020: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM


Session Chair
Ronald Farquharson
President, COO
DNP Users Group
Session Co-Chair
James Helmberger
Principal Engineer-IEM, Planning & Strategy/ Energy Delivery
Omaha Public Power District
United States


As utilities increasingly focus on the importance of asset management for reliable and cost-effective operations, the interest in new and novel approaches grows.  This session includes an update on ConEd’s use of robotics for breaker maintenance, Laserpas’ research on combining inspection tools for asset and vegetation inspections, and the US Department of Energy’s innovative advanced sensor development project that includes researching the use of fiber optic sensors for low cost temperature and chemical sensor technology.


For questions regarding the DISTRIBUTECH conference program please contact:  
Debbi Wells, CMP
Conference  Manager
Direct: 918-832-9265

For questions regarding the DISTRIBUTECH exhibit services please contact your Exhibit Services Manager at:
Direct: 253-212-2735

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