2017 Annual Conference
Company Company Logo Description Website Booth number/ref
Advanced Power and LightingThumbnailAdvanced Power and Lighting is a construction company specializing in distribution, transmission, substation, and fiber optics. We are a safety oriented company that offers professional services at an affordable price.http://www.aplpower.com10
AldenThumbnailAlden provides software, services and the experience necessary to help TVPPA members deliver affordable, reliable and safe electricity by improving visibility and control of plant assets.http://www.aldensys.com7
Alexander Thompson Arnold PLLCThumbnailAlexander Thompson Arnold PLLC is a regional accounting firm located throughout Middle and West Tennessee as well as Murray, Kentucky. ATA provides the customer service experience of a smaller community firm with the international resources and expertise offered through its BDO Alliance. Our services include outsourced accounting, assurance, business valuation, employee benefit plans, peer review, IT consulting, tax preparation and planning, and SSAE 16. Let us be your long-term accounting partner.http://www.atacpa.net
Allen & HoshallThumbnailAllen & Hoshall is a full-service design firm founded in 1915. We offer our clients complete design services in all engineering disciplines, architecture design, surveying and 3D visualization. The Electric Utility Division has provided planning, detailed design and construction administration services for the Electric Utility industry for nearly 85 years. Our experience profile includes Substation design, Transmission and Distribution Line design, Protective Relaying, Long Range and Construction Work Plans, Arc Flash Risk Assessments, Power Quality Investigations, Work Order Inspections and drone-based infra-red inspections. Additionally, we have assisted our clients with the specification, evaluation and implementation of SCADA and AMI projects.http://www.allenhoshall.com
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.ThumbnailDistributors Insurance Company (DIC), through Wells Fargo Insurance Services, has provided utility-specific property and casualty insurance coverages at competitive premiums to more TVPPA members than any other insurer since 1983.http://www.distributors-insurance.com22
Baldwin Pole & PilingThumbnailwww.baldwinpole.com
BESCOThumbnailSince 1950, Broadway Electric Service Corporation (BESCO) has provided quality commercial, industrial, institutional and low voltage electrical installation and service throughout the Southeastern region. BESCO also provides high voltage transmission, substation and distribution construction and maintenance services, for major utilities, municipalities and renewable energy developers.http://www.besco.com/
Central Service AssociationThumbnailCSA, a 79-year-old member-owned association of public utilities, provides a complete line of information technology solutions to its members across the TVA service area. Our Orbit suite includes customer, financial and work management solutions. UtiliSuite includes a complete line of GIS and mapping software. Other products include Orbit Meter Data Management and Analysis, customer and business portals, and more.http://www.csa1.com12
Clean Line Energy PartnersThumbnailClean Line Energy is developing a series of transmission lines that will deliver thousands of megawatts of renewable power from the windiest areas of the United States to communities and cities that have a strong demand for clean, reliable energy but lack access to clean energy resource.http://www.cleanlineenergy.com/
Clearwater PaymentsThumbnailhttp://clearwaterpayments.com/18
CoBankThumbnailWith over $125 billion in assets, CoBank is a national cooperative bank serving vital rural industries. We provide loans, leases, export financing and other financial services to agribusinesses and rural power, water, and communications companies in all 50 states. A member of the Farm Credit System, we have a nationwide network of banks and retail lending associations chartered to support the borrowing needs of U.S. agriculture and the nation's rural economy.For more information about CoBank visit www.cobank.comwww.cobank.com
Cooperative Response Center, Inc.ThumbnailCRC offers utilities across the country seamless contact center and alarm monitoring solutions, including call management, line crew dispatch, AMI/CIS/OMS integration, CRCLink® outage communication software, and alarm monitoring. CRC also offers outage texting services, video monitoring of substations and a Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance solution which utilizes live agents for billing calls. From outage calls to billing calls, disconnects to emergency locates and more, CRC is there for its membership 24/7/365. By partnering with CRC, members find peace of mind as well as a cost-effective solution to their call handling needs.http://www.crc.coop11
Davis H. Elliot CompanyThumbnailhttp://www.dhec.com
E SourceThumbnailE Source is the only research firm focusing on how consumers use energy and how utilities can best serve them.http://www.esource.com
EatonThumbnailEaton's Electrical Automation Solutions division provides a range of power delivery and reliability, automation and control, advanced metering (AMI) and demand response (DR) solutions, engineered systems and turnkey solutions integrated with enterprise level software and secure communications enabling customers to manage energy consumption, increase productivity, optimize asset efficiency, improve system reliability, and reduce costs while keeping personnel, equipment and data safe. Eaton's EAS division serves customers in the utility, commercial, and industrial markets. For more information on Eaton’s end-to-end smart grid solutions, visit www.eaton.com/smartgrid.http://www.eaton.com/smartgrid19
Education Networks of AmericaThumbnailSince 1996, Education Networks of America ® has partnered with hundreds of local, regional, and national fiber providers—including power companies—across the nation to become a leading provider of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) solutions to K-12 schools, higher education institutions, and libraries. These partnerships ensure our customers have the robust and reliable high-capacity broadband, Wi-Fi/LAN, communication, and cloud solutions they require to meet the present and emerging technology needs of the communities they serve. Today, ENA manages numerous system-wide and statewide contracts, successfully delivering IaaS solutions to more than eight million users across the nation. If your company has unused fiber assets or is interested in earning additional revenue while also supporting your education and library communities, please speak with our team and discover how we can partner to deliver successful outcomes.http://www.ena.com2
EnerVisionThumbnailEnerVision is an innovative, independent management consulting firm, offering the electric utility a full range of business-related services. We work with utilities of all sizes, in all markets to add value, solve technical and business-related problems, as well as partner with our clients to successfully address both current and emerging industry issues. EnerVision understands what it takes to be successful in either a deregulated or regulated market, and has assisted many clients in developing- and implementing- strategies that improve their business positions and make their operations more effective at lower costs.http://www.enervision-inc.com
Fisher & ArnoldThumbnailFisher Arnold’s electrical engineering group consists of more than 40 engineers and professionals highly qualified in all aspects of electric voltage power generation and distribution with extensive experience in utility and industrial substation design, transmission design, system studies & modeling, equipment testing, arc flash studies / electrical safety and long range planning. FA provides contract administration services and a full range of site, structural, equipment, oil containment and grounding design in addition to the latest SCADA equipment and installation methods ensuring our clients the most effective and economical communication/remote operation available.http://www.fisherarnold.com
Galloway Construction, LLCThumbnailGalloway Construction LLC began in 1980. Over the past 36 years Galloway Construction LLC has grown from those 2 trucks and 6 employees. We began by constructing power lines and clearing right of way under existing lines. Galloway Construction LLC continues this work today. We maintain a strong commitment to our customers along with a commitment to safety.http://gallowayconstructionllc.com/
Honeywell Smart EnergyThumbnailHoneywell Smart Energy connected solutions enable gas, electricity, and water utilities to deploy advanced metering and software technologies. These capabilities transform operations, improve reliability and enhance environmental sustainability. We provide programs to engage end customers with energy efficiency improvements in homes, buildings, and industry. Honeywell Smart Energy, along with its partners and customers, is reshaping the way the world uses energy.www.honeywellsmartenergy.com15
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Laser Technology, Inc.ThumbnailHaving exceptional long-range capabilities makes our lasers able to lock on to the smallest of targets like power lines. Imagine measuring attachment heights, ground clearances or a span value without ever having to occupy the roadway or dangerous terrain. Entering private property can now be avoided. By utilizing the power of reflectorless measurement technology, your crew will vastly decrease their field time and safety liabilities. With its built-in measurement routines, you can verify the distance from a conductor to encroaching vegetation and take a tree height from any safe vantage point. Meet your vegetation management solution, the TruPulse® 360 laser.http://www.lasertech.com9
LineWorks Engineering, LLCThumbnailLineWorks Engineering provides expertise and consultation in the electric utility market to create powerful, trusted connections. Based in Birmingham, Al., with an office in Tampa, Fl., LineWorks is a privately-owned SBA-defined small business providing superior design and support to the utility industry and the consultants that support them.http://www.lineworkseng.com
Lockheed MartinThumbnailhttp://www.lmco.com
MidSouth Utility Consultants, Inc.ThumbnailElectric utility consulting firm that provides the following services: substation design/testing, relay/control upgrades, transmission/distribution design, SCADA design/implementation, generation impact/interconnection, meter testing, system planning/financial studies, rate design and cost of service studies.http://www.msuc.net
NewGen Strategies and Solutions, LLCThumbnailhttp://newgenstrategies.net/
NextEra Energy MarketingThumbnailNextEra Energy Marketing is a key player in emerging energy markets in the United States and Canada. Our main focus is in trading power and gas, marketing the power from our clean generation portfolio and growing our renewable energy business.http://www.nexteraenergy.com
NISCThumbnailNational Information Solutions Cooperative (NISC) is an information technology organization that develops, implements and supports software and hardware solutions. We deliver advanced solutions, services and support to more than 800 electric cooperatives, independent telephone companies, and other public power entities. NISC is an industry leader providing advanced, integrated solutions featuring automated workflows, electronic approvals, and more in areas of billing & customer service, accounting, engineering & operations, meter data management and eServices/Apps. Today consumers in 49 states, American Samoa, Palau, and Canada are utilizing our advanced information technology systems.http://www.nisc.coop1
NRTCThumbnailNRTC delivers utilities solutions that bring efficiency, security, promote economic development and improve the quality of life in rural Americahttps://www.nrtc.coop/
O.G. Hughes & Sons, Inc.ThumbnailWe are an authorized dealer for Versalift aerial devices and digger derricks in Tennessee, Georgia and Northern Alabama. We have been building quality work trucks since 1927.http://www.oghughes.com
OmniScan2ThumbnailOmniScan2 is a DataSource Mobility software solution that offers inventory and asset management at its best. We deliver the big picture view of your assets, resources and inventory—real time and up to date. This software solution gives you complete visibility to help tackle any of your yard, facility and warehouse management challenges ranging from asset & inventory shrinkage and operational inefficiencies to accountability and security concerns.http://www.omniscan2.com8
Pike Electric, LLCThumbnailhttp://www.pike.com
Power Consulting Associates LLCThumbnailThe PCA team has been called upon by a diverse client base ranging from small facility operators to the largest electric utility in the United States to provide a host of services for the transmission and distribution of energy.http://www.powerconsulting-llc.com
Power Generation ServicesThumbnailPower Generation Services, Inc. (PoGens) provides energy management services to municipalities and owners across the country that are using standby or emergency generators for their critical power needs. PoGens technology and turnkey services offer customers the opportunity to increase power system reliability and to generate revenue from the strategic operation of their assets in Demand Response, Coincident Peak and Distributed Generation programs. Additional Microgrid services allow our customers to generate revenue while increasing reliability and resilience. PoGens offers a 24/7 NOC, Power System Modeling, Power System Design, DR, CP, Qualified Scheduling and much more!http://www.pogens.com6
Power Solutions GroupThumbnailAt Power Solutions Group Ltd., we provide a wide range of engineering and maintenance needs from Design and Installation to Service and Repair. We are a NETA certified testing firm with over 100 years of combined experience in the high voltage electrical field. Call Power Solutions Group to get started today.https://www.powersolutionsgroup.com/
Ruffin and AssociatesThumbnailWe are a manufacturer's representative for Tennessee, Mississippi, Arkansas and Louisiana. We have been in business since 1974 and have chosen to focus only on the electric utility market.http://www.ruffinandassociates.com
SEDCThumbnailSEDC develops innovative utility software solutions. We’re committed to providing CIS/Billing, Accounting, GIS and Operations applications configured to meet our users' unique needs. We deliver enterprise software that connects the entire organization, including MDM, Prepaid Metering, Mobile Workforce, Document Imaging, Work Management, Data Analytics and Cybersecurity, among others.https://www.sedata.com13
SensusThumbnailAt Sensus nothing’s out of reach! Every day we help utilities, cities, industrial complexes and campuses connect data, places and people in powerful new ways to do more with their infrastructure. Improve efficiency. Save money. Increase safety. Conserve resources. Promote economic development. And make a world of difference for a world of people.https://www.sensus.com
Service Electric CompanyThumbnailhttp://serviceelectricco.com
Service Electric CompanyThumbnailhttp://serviceelectricco.com
TantalusThumbnailTantalus is a leading smart grid technology partner to the Municipality and Cooperative utility market. We deliver networks and edge computing endpoints that leverage powerful analytics for thought-leading applications in AMI, load management, and grid optimization. We've partnered with more than 120 utilities to improve the efficiency and reliability of distribution networks for electric, water, and gas services.http://www.tantalus.com5
TUF-Solutions / H.T.M.I. Inc.ThumbnailUtility Fleet Maintenance on Bucket and Digger Trucks Die Testing and Hydraulic oil filtration Pole, Reel and Dump Trailer Manufacturinghttp://www.htmiinc.com
TVAThumbnailThe Tennessee Valley Authority is a corporate agency of the United States that provides electricity for business customers and local power distributors serving 9 million people in parts of seven southeastern states. TVA receives no taxpayer funding, deriving virtually all of its revenues from sales of electricity. In addition to operating and investing its revenues in its electric system, TVA provides flood control, navigation and land management for the Tennessee River system and assists local power companies and state and local governments with economic development and job creation.http://www.tva.gov20, 21
TVPPAThumbnailE&T Services maintains a comprehensive selection of utility-specific professional management and technical training programs for utility employees. TVPPA conducts training at regional locations and on-site. The mission of the Education & Training Committee, a standing committee of the TVPPA Board of Directors, is to provide guidance and oversight to TVPPA in the development and delivery of nationally recognized education and training opportunities to meet current and future electric utility workforce needs.http://www.tvppa.com3
USI Consulting GroupThumbnailUSI Consulting Group provides Retirement and Employee Benefit Program Services including Defined Benefit, Defined Contribution, Investment Advisory, Employee Education, Regulatory and Compliance, Health and Welfare Administration.http://www.usicg.com23
Works24ThumbnailA industry leader in digital marketing and communication with services Designed to Educate, Cross Sell, Communicate and Appreciate your Current customers. The winner of over 500 awards is here not to just Sell you a product or software package, but a partnership and Solution to your marketing and communication needs. With nationally Recognized services that include, On Hold Music and Messaging, Full Motion Lobby and Web Site Video and Overhead Music, and all from one easy web driven platform. Point of purchase marketing and Communication at its best and a great way to talk about safety and community awareness.www.Works24.com14