Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association -
Developed a strategic microwave system plan for a three state service territory which included recommendations and budget estimates for programs and projects for a five year implementation period.
Developed a strategic plan for a three state UHF digital mobile radio system, including design, five year plan, budgeting, technology evaluation, channel acquisition, licensing (210 mobiles, 110 portables, 120 base, control & repeaters).
FCC licensing and mobile radio system coverage maps for UHF radio system design.
PCS negotiation, transition planning, engineering, RFP preparation, design, project management, and installation for 2 GHz relocation & new 6 GHz microwave install.
Feasibility study of an inter-utility microwave & fiber backbone between four utilities in N. Dakota, S. Dakota, Colorado, Wyoming and Nebraska.
Member Company training re radio & refarming technology.
Preparation of RFP and negotiation for UHF radio contractual arrangements
Planning, design, and procurement of all types of digital microwave links & fiber optic terminal equipment to support new substations.
Planning, design, licensing, procurement and project management for installation of 960MHz thru 10 GHz digital micro links in CO and NE.
Engineering and design of telecommunications circuits throughout system for real time metering into substations.
Site surveys and documentation for NM radio sites and installation of RTÙs in various subs.
Renewed a strategic telecommunications plan for five state service territory in 2006-06 for programs and strategies through 2015.
Fiber planning and engineering for Southeast Colorado expansions.
Support of mobile radio design and engineering for system expansions for expanded transmission corridors.