PLS IN THE NEWS
Aerial LiDAR enters Indian Electricity Sector by Paul Richardson, Network Mapping in Electric Energy T&D Magazine July, 2013
Otto Lynch is quoted in the Washington Post after the blackout in India
NERC Facility Ratings Methodology Alert mentions PLS-CADD as a tool for utilities to "more easily assess their lines"
"Airborne Surveying Aids in Vegetation Management", by Thomas Wells, British Columbia Transmission Corp., Transmission & Distribution World, November 2005
"Aerial Surveys Calculate Vegetation Growth", by Bryan Hooper and Tom Bailey, British Columbia Hydro, Transmission & Distribution World, October 2004
"Use of Probabilistic Temperatures in the Calculation of Transmission Line Ratings using PLS-CADD" by Milind Khot, Transpower New Zealand, Presentated at EEA Annual Conference & Trade Exhibition, June 17-19 2004, Christchurch, NZ
"California Bulks Up to Provide More Transmission Capacity", by Tom Boyko, Transmission & Distribution World, Jun 1, 2004
"DVP Refurbishes Guyed Transmission Towers", Transmission & Distribution World, Feb 1, 2004
"Vegetation Management Takes to the Air", by Bryan Hooper, British Columbia Hydro, Transmission & Distribution World, September 2003
"KCP&L Reconductors Energized 345-kV Line", by John E. White, Quanta Services, and Paul S. Beaulieu and Rick Albertson, Kansas City Power & Light, Transmission & Distribution World, September 2003 Link to September issue with graphics
See how Transpower New Zealand Ltd. saved 34% of total project cost using PLS-CADD's FE options by reading "Design Tool Reduces Line-Uprating Costs" by Trevor E. Jacobs and Robert Lake in the April 2003 edition of Transmission & Distribution World.
"Technology Enhances Joint-Use Planning Process" by Matt Brungardt, Brungardt Honomichl & Co., P.A.,Transmission & Distribution World, March 2003
"Finding 'Hidden Capacity' In Transmission Lines" by Blake Forbes, Public Service Company of New Mexico, and Dale Bradshaw and Fisher Campbell, Tennes, Transmission & Distribution World, September 2002
"Line Design Goes Airborne" by John E. Lionberger and Leslie Duke of Burns & McDonnell Engineering, Transmission & Distribution World, September 2001
"3-D modeling boosts transmission capacity" by John E. Lionberger and Leslie Duke of Burns & McDonnell Engineering, Electric Light & Power, July 2001