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NETA Weighs in on Grounding System Testing

By uPDate

The Spring issue of NETA World contains an interesting article on testing grounding systems written by regular contributor, Jeff Jowett, a Senior Applications Engineer for Megger. Jowett explains why, “for large and complex grounding systems,”…

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P&D Announces First Quarter 2019 New Hires

By Announcements from P&D, uPDate
2019 is off to a terrific start with four new team members joining us during the first quarter: Jeff Davenport 35-year veteran field staking technician Jeff Davenport joined the distribution services team in March. A native of Virginia, Jeff provides field design and staking services to our utility clients in the area. Jeff attributes his success to working hard, getting along with others, and living life to the fullest. One of his proudest moments was...
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Anita Atkinson Named Vice President, Engineering & Surveying

By P&D in the News, uPDate

With nearly 20 years of experience in civil, environmental, and structural engineering for electric utility companies, Atkinson will lead the Engineering & Surveying division, which comprises substation and transmission engineering, distribution system planning and design, smart grid services, distributed generation engineering and support, systems integration, civil engineering, surveying, and GIS.

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P&D Wins Premier Award for Client Satisfaction

By uPDate

P&D is proud to have been selected for the fourth time as a PSMJ Resources Premier Award for Client Satisfaction winner. The 2018 award recognized 24 engineering and architectural firms that have performed exceptionally well in the areas of client communication, project delivery, and cost-effective solutions. More…

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Defensive Driving Course

By uPDate

Join Josh Kelly, CSP, SMS to learn techniques to avoid collisions and traffic violations. Drivers learn safe, responsible and lawful driving behaviors through a self-assessment risk survey, a series of learning activities and discussions, and…

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Join Michael Thesing at DistribuTech 2018 for SCADA with Advanced Applications

By Expired

SmartGrid experts Michael Thesing and John McDonald bring more than 60 years of combined experience in this area, and share “real world” equipment and project examples to teach Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) with Advanced Applications as part of the Utility University® at DistribuTech®. The course takes place in room 211 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, TX on Monday, January 22, 2018 (8 a.m. – 5 p.m.). It provides a comprehensive examination of electric utility SCADA systems, as well as adjacent technologies, techniques, and industry best practices…

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P&D Publishes New Corporate Brochure

By uPDate
Patterson & Dewar Engineers, Inc. (P&D) is pleased to announce that we have released our new corporate brochure. As we approach our 70th anniversary, this new  brochure provides an updated look at our company, our culture, and the services we provide. Established in 1947, P&D provides engineering, construction management, and land surveying services from our offices in Atlanta, Nashville, Dallas and Amarillo. P&D specializes in designing and evaluating vital electrical infrastructures, and assists electric utilities, cooperatives,...
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Behind the Scenes with Civil Engineering

By uPDate

Did you know that every substation, every subdivision, every highway, transmission line, rail station, industrial facility, playground, ball park, airport, runway… they all begin with Civil Engineering? Since 1947, P&D’s civil engineering teams have worked…

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