P&D Publishes New Corporate Brochure

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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

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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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P&D Millennials Adopt a Road

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As part of its community outreach initiatives, P&D’s Millennial Committee elected to participate in the Adopt-A-Road program. Staff members gathered together one Saturday morning per quarter in order to “beautify” the area along Goshen Springs Road…

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Laying the Groundwork with SCADA

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By Michael Thesing A Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) system is the proven first step toward greater reliability and situational awareness of an electrical network – big or small. It also provides a firm…

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SCADA Light

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P&D’s Michael Thesing, manager of SCADA engineering, discusses SCADA LIGHT with RE Magazine’s John Vanvig as a pilot solution to provide Dixie Electric Power Association in Laurel, MS with real-time access to information needed to prevent problems or…

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Who Owns That Old, Abandoned Pole?

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By Steve Conover Joint-use agreements between power companies and telephone/cable companies have been around for many years. Nearly all old joint-use contracts contain at least some verbiage that has become outdated over the years, and…

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