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July 13, 2021

Solar Power and BESS Integration in Oil Country

Ulteig’s System Integration and SCADA Services Team Integrates Solar Power Plant and Battery Energy Storage System in the Oil Basin […]

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Power / Renewables / Projects

July 13, 2021

Solar Power and BESS Integration in Oil Country

Ulteig’s System Integration and SCADA Services Team Integrates Solar Power Plant and Battery Energy Storage System in the Oil Basin […]

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Environmental / Transportation / Power / Renewables / Community / Water

June 30, 2021

Your Holiday Play List: Songs about Roads, Bridges, Solar Power, and More

The holiday weekend is coming up (Canada Day and 4th of July), and your friends at Ulteig have you covered […]

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Environmental / Power / Renewables / Projects

June 29, 2021

Hurricanes, Derechos, 500-Year Floods: Modernizing the Grid to Build in...

By Mark Scheid, P.E., Associate Director – Key Clients, Ulteig As our nation transitions from fossil fuels to renewable energy, […]

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Environmental / Transportation / Power / Renewables / Community / Projects / Water

June 23, 2021

International Women in Engineering Day

You are Game Changers. You are the Women Engineers of Ulteig. You are Game Changers. You are Innovators. You are […]

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Transportation / Power / Renewables / Water

June 17, 2021

Celebrate National Right-of-Way Professionals Week: Ted Francois Shares Insights...

In honor of National Right-of-Way (ROW) Professionals Week (June 13 – 19, 2021), we’d like to highlight Ulteig’s team of […]

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Transportation / Power / Renewables / Water

June 16, 2021

Impact of Infrastructure Bill Launching a New Golden Age of Construction

By Aaron Lauinger, Market Director, Ulteig All eyes are on Washington D.C. as the Biden-Harris Administration attempts to navigate a […]

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Water

May 27, 2021

With a Passion for Solving Problems, Rhoel Thomas Brings his Expertise in...

When Ulteig acquired NLS Engineering, based in Hamilton, Ontario, it knew it was acquiring a firm with immense talent that […]

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Transportation

May 26, 2021

Never Underestimate the Power of Bridges to Connect

New Video Captures Ulteig’s Passion For, and Expertise in, Bridges Bridges are critical to the success of the United States […]

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Environmental

May 21, 2021

Aiming Higher to Protect Endangered Species

As we work on projects across the country, we not only need to consider the infrastructure that gets developed, we […]

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Renewables

May 20, 2021

Harvesting a New Crop in Iowa: Expanding Newport Substation Allows CIPCO to...

Unleashing the Power to Interconnect, Part 2 This is the second in a series of blogposts about how Ulteig creates […]

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Transportation

May 6, 2021

MAINTAINING AMERICA’S BRIDGES ON A SHOESTRING BUDGET

New article in Roads & Bridges by Ulteig’s John Butt, P.E., shares valuable tips on extending the life of America’s […]

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Transportation / Power / Renewables / Water

May 3, 2021

Ulteig Energy & Infrastructure Podcast: A New Sheriff is in Town – What...

On Earth Day 2021, during a worldwide summit on climate change, President Biden announced a bold new climate change goal […]

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Projects

April 27, 2021

A Passion for Small-Town Bridges in Texas

Michelle Veale brings 26 years of Managing Bridge Projects for TxDOT to Ulteig Transportation Team Do you love what you […]

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Renewables

April 21, 2021

Going Green for a Digital Future in Southern Tennessee

Ulteig Project Profile: New solar energy farm near Elora, Tennessee, features an optimized design by Ulteig Elora, Tennessee — Tennessee […]

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Renewables

April 15, 2021

Unleashing the Power to Interconnect, Part 1

This is the first in a series of blogposts about how Ulteig creates connections between clean energy developers and utilities. […]

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Transportation / Community

April 6, 2021

Ulteig Employee Spotlight: Bob Smith, PE, Manager of Construction Services

When Ulteig hired Bob Smith as the manager of construction services in 2018, it was a win-win for everyone. Bob, […]

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Transportation / Power / Renewables / Water

April 5, 2021

Ulteig Energy & Infrastructure Podcast: Exploring Alternative Construction...

The construction industry has undergone considerable change in recent years. Not only is the field becoming more collaborative and organized, […]

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Community

March 19, 2021

Celebrating Surveyors Week: Jay Johnson Reflects on Years as Surveyor

In honor of the National Society of Professional Surveyor’s (NSPS) annual National Surveyors Week, March 21-27, 2021, we’d like to highlight one of Ulteig’s finest surveyors, Jay Johnson, a technical manager who works out of Ulteig’s Cedar Rapids, Iowa, office.

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Projects / Water

March 18, 2021

Replacing an Aging Water Treatment Plant in the Red River Valley of Minnesota

Breckenridge, Minnesota – Where the Otter Tail River and the Bois de Sioux River meet, along the border between Minnesota […]

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Power

March 15, 2021

Recent Texas Safety Regulation Serves as a Wake-up Call for Utilities Around the...

By Tyler Streich, P.E., Transmission Technical Manager, and Matt Beach, P.E., Transmission Engineer, Ulteig A recent safety regulation raises the […]

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Community

March 9, 2021

We Couldn’t Have Engineered a Safer Year

Ulteig receives 1 MILLION WORK HOURS award from the National Safety Council Ulteig is proud to announce for the second […]

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Transportation / Projects

March 8, 2021

Building connections: The Ulteig team engages stakeholders to benefit an entire...

The Fall River Road project evolved from a pedestrian to vehicular bridge, accommodating everyone from emergency responders to whitewater rafters […]

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Community

March 8, 2021

Celebrating Women in Engineering

At Ulteig, we know that challenges bring change. Over the years our society has come to accept the role of […]

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Environmental / Power / Renewables / Water

March 4, 2021

In the Aftermath of Winter Storm Uri: Ulteig Experts Discuss the Impact of...

Americans across the country were shocked by the news stories and video footage coming out of Texas – snow measured […]

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Power

March 3, 2021

Creating Opportunities for the Future While Protecting the Sandhills

Ulteig Engineers Help Custer PPD Replace 38 Miles of Aging Transmission Line in the Heart of Sandhill Crane Country From […]

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Community

February 24, 2021

Advanced Technology Center Fuels a Futures Mindset Culture to Help Clients See...

By Eric Stern, Director-ATCOE, Ulteig As a strategic partner, Ulteig is here to help our clients push the boundaries of […]

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Transportation / Community / Projects

February 14, 2021

As owner’s representative for City of Arvada, Ulteig showcases CMGC expertise

When it comes to areas of expertise in transportation, Ulteig has no shortage of them. From design to construction, roadways […]

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Transportation / Power / Renewables / Water

January 29, 2021

Ulteig Blogpost: Trends to Watch in 2021

Trends to Watch in 2021: If You Thought 2020 was Crazy, Wait ‘til you see What 2021 has in Store […]

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Renewables / Community

February 15, 2021

Ulteig New Employee Spotlight: Zak Grabowski

Opportunity to live out one’s values every day while solving problems attracts new engineer to Ulteig’s Renewables Team Have you […]

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Power

January 12, 2021

Transmission Planning Takes a Futurist Mindset

If you had just 30 seconds to describe what transmission planning is all about, it would probably come down to […]

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Transportation

January 21, 2021

How Covid-19 Impacted Bicycle Commuting in Denver

By Abdullah Kurkcu, Ph.D., Lead Traffic Modeler, Ulteig On Wednesday, Jan. 27, between 1 and 2:30 p.m., Abdullah Kurkcu, Lead […]

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Transportation

December 11, 2020

It’s All about Flow: Ulteig Traffic Modeler Abdullah Kurkcu Takes His Passion...

When Abdullah Kurkcu, Ph.D., imagines the future, he sees this perfect, efficient flow of people, cars, trucks, bicycles and scooters, […]

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Power

October 30, 2020

Modernizing Your Grid? Four-Stage Process Can Help Utilities Understand What’s...

With decades of experience working with utilities throughout the United States in modernizing their grids, Ulteig has built a strong […]

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Power / Community

October 15, 2020

Meeting Industry Standards – One Utility Electric Grid at a Time

Across the United States many community-owned, not-for-profit utilities are struggling with how fast and how much to modernize their electrical […]

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Power

October 8, 2020

Giving You More Control Over Your World

Let me know if you can relate to this: You misplaced your mobile phone and when you discover that it’s […]

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Transportation

September 14, 2020

Ulteig Energy & Infrastructure Podcast: On the Road Again – The Impact of...

Steve Harelson, chief engineer with CDOT, shares lesson learned – so far – from the COVID-19 pandemic and what the […]

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Power

September 11, 2020

When it Comes to Transmission Lines, Bigger is Often Better

Is bigger really better? Well, in the case of transmission lines, the answer is often yes. That’s the key finding […]

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Transportation / Power / Renewables / Projects / Water

September 1, 2020

Increase Cost Effectiveness by Incorporating GIS Into Your Next Project

We are constantly seeking new ways to improve the way work is performed. A recent Ulteig innovation involves the integration […]

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Community

August 27, 2020

Keeping Safety a Top Priority

While safety standards are on everyone’s minds today due in part to the COVID-19 pandemic, Ulteig has been putting safety […]

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Power / Renewables / Community

August 19, 2020

Ulteig Energy & Infrastructure Podcast: Renewable Energy in an Age of...

Xcel Energy’s Michael Lamb shares insights about renewable energy and the power it has to transform our world and our […]

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Renewables

August 10, 2020

How to Know It’s Time to Repower Your Wind Farm

From Aug. 9 through Aug. 15, 2020, the wind energy industry celebrates American Wind Week. It’s a time to celebrate […]

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Renewables

July 31, 2020

Additional Evaluation in Preliminary Design Stage Can Reduce Costs and Keep Your...

One of the most common questions we receive from our clients is: What’s the value of doing additional evaluations during […]

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Transportation / Projects

July 21, 2020

Utilizing GIS Technology for Field Based Distribution Design

One of our power clients reached out to us in search of a solution for a field-based design approach for […]

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Power / Projects

July 15, 2020

Meeting Industry Standards – One Utility Electric Grid at a Time

Modernizing the electric grid has become a major priority for utilities across the United States. At Ulteig, our grid modernization […]

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Renewables

July 13, 2020

THE FUTURE OF SOLAR DEVELOPMENT IS BRIGHT

Ulteig is optimizing utility-scale solar development with a new, extremely flexible and highly collaborative one-stop process. This pioneering approach combines […]

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Power

July 8, 2020

Modernizing the Grid: Going Digital – Processing and Analyzing Data

In modernized electrical grid systems, an extraordinary amount of data can be obtained to help a utility better understand how […]

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Power

June 23, 2020

Modernizing the Grid: Navigating Technology Options

As discussed in earlier blog posts, modernizing an electrical grid involves a number of critical phases, from building a project […]

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Transportation / Power / Renewables / Community / Water

June 15, 2020

Shaping the National Conversation, Remotely

Amid COVID-19, businesses are learning to operate in a “new reality.” Employees work remotely from home. Corporate travel has been […]

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Power

June 8, 2020

Modernizing the Grid: Consider Communications First

Communications Systems are Critical to Manage Monster Amounts of Data, Prevent Hackers, and Increasing Customer Service In today’s digital world, […]

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Power / Renewables

June 3, 2020

Ulteig Energy & Infrastructure Podcast: What Does China Have to Do With...

Understanding the Implications of President Trump’s Two Recent Executive Orders Limiting the Purchase of Communications and Bulk Power Supply Equipment […]

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Renewables / Projects

May 29, 2020

Ulteig’s Creative Solutions Help Keep Texas Wind Farm on Schedule

Through the decades, Ulteig has expanded our presence and adapted our expertise in industries that maintain infrastructure vital to everyday […]

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Power

May 21, 2020

Shuffling Panel Designs to Help Alleviate a Client’s Wire Shop Resourcing...

A generation utility owner in Texas contacted us to help facilitate the completion of project panels before sending them to […]

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Power / Renewables

May 18, 2020

MODERNIZING AMERICA’S ELECTRICAL GRID: EVALUATING YOUR SYSTEM

Utility Dive recently reported on the state of the nation’s energy grid: “a 2015 report from the U.S. Department of Energy […]

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Transportation / Power / Renewables

May 8, 2020

ASSET MANAGEMENT DURING TIMES OF UNCERTAINTY

Six questions you need to ask about your assets during times of uncertainty. The global economic landscape is changing before […]

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Renewables

May 7, 2020

WHERE HAS THE TAX EQUITY FOR SOLAR GONE?

Ulteig talks with SEIA about the impact The ITC made into direct pay opportunities, the impacts of COVID-19 and the […]

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Power / Projects

April 15, 2020

OVERCOMING VENDOR DELAYS ON SUBSTATION BREAKERS

A few weeks before coronavirus began disrupting daily life in the United States, it was wreaking havoc on the global […]

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Transportation / Power / Renewables / Water

April 29, 2020

ULTEIG UTILIZING CLOUD-BASED PLATFORM TO COLLABORATE REMOTELY WITH CLIENTS

Keeping lines of communication open is key to controlling costs and managing construction schedules in today’s social distancing/working remotely environment. […]

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Transportation / Power / Renewables / Water

April 23, 2020

NEW ENERGY & INFRASTRUCTURE PODCAST SERIES

Developing and maintaining effective partnerships has been at the cornerstone of Ulteig’s identity for more than seventy-five years. With today’s […]

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Power / Renewables / Projects

April 9, 2020

DEVELOPING INNOVATIVE PROJECT SOLUTIONS TO MEET TODAY’S SOCIAL DISTANCING...

Meeting the commissioning and testing requirements of a project’s supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system can be demanding due […]

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