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American Transmission Company, LLC (I)-Enhanced SCADA and PMU Communications Backbone Project

May 2012
U.S. Department of Energy
atc, american transmission company, wisconsin, SCADA, PMU, SGIG, smartgrid

American Transmission Company LLC(I)s (ATC) Enhanced Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) and Phasor Measurement Unit (PMU) Communications Backbone project is deploying new fiber optic transmission communications infrastructure across the company's Wisconsin footprint. The interconnection of the new fiber segments expands ATC's data communications and integrates a total of 149 substations within ATC's data communication and collection networks. Targeted benefits include improved communications reliability and reduced operations and maintenance costs.