Testing and Commissioning

We provide the services needed to support the programming, checkout, and commissioning of new and existing substation facilities as well as provide review of all detailed design within a substation, including protection and control, programming and communication, electrical design, detailed structural steel design and civil grading plans. This review helps provide a safe facility that mitigates failures because of improper commissioning.

Programming service offerings:

  • SCADA alarm, status, and control point development 
  • RTU program development 
  • PLC program development 
  • HMI program development and simulation 
  • Relay setting development and system coordination 
  • Metering program development 
  • SCADA and communication interface design and testing Protocol/communication management 
  • In-house lab program debugging 
  • Protection coordination and fault studies

Commissioning service offerings:

  • On-site observation and inspection during construction
  • SWPPP inspections 
  • Grading and site inspections 
  • Facility witness testing/observation 
  • Factory equipment witness testing 
  • Facility checkout 
  • Contractor communication support services 
  • Checkout and testing assistance 
  • Electrical design inspection 
  • Development or review of commissioning documents 
  • Development or review of equipment testing documents 
  • Technical field education of personnel 
  • Federal, state, and local compliance assistance 
  • Test result evaluation and recommendation


From global energy producers to locally funded cities and private developers to government agencies, the clients we serve encompass a broad range of relationships and projects. Find out why Ulteig is a leader in the engineering industry.