Realtime’s experienced transmission line engineers provide overhead transmission line design to electric utilities, nationwide. Our transmission line engineering staff is comprised of civil and structural engineers, designers, GIS technicians, PLS-CADD experts, and a registered land surveyor.
Realtime provides utilities with the data and analysis needed to assess existing transmission lines. Realtime has worked on over 10,000 miles of transmission level voltage line projects. From providing rapid survey data collection, to completing final construction drawings, Realtime’s engineers will take a transmission line engineering project from inception to completion.
Realtime’s Transmission Line Engineering Department specializes in the following:
- LiDAR Survey Analysis
- Line Rating Studies
- Line Routing and Siting
- Transmission Line Engineering
- Structural Analysis and Remediation
- Line Up-Rates, Reconductor and Clearance Remediation
- Line Maintenance and Upgrades
Software expertise is not limited to, but includes:
PLS-Wood Pole Design, PLS-Steel Pole Design, PLS-Lattice Tower Design, PLS-SAPS Finite Element Conductor Analysis, PLS-Caisson Foundation Design, STAAD Pro-Structural Analysis and Design, MFAD-Foundation Design, Microstation, and AutoCAD.