Metrycom Communication Ltd., a leading T&D Grid Monitoring Company announced that it was selected to the “14 Smart Grid Companies to Watch in 2014” by Smart Grid News, a leading provider of news and analyses for the modernization and automation of electric power.
Since 2008, Metrycom has been providing rapidly deployed ultra-low power wireless sensor solutions for large area applications. The company enables power utilities to gain better visibility on their transmission and distribution lines, which suffer from isolator strings contamination and faults, typically in remote locations. Metrycom developed its unique industrial grade solutions in close cooperation with Israel Electric Corporation, Israel’s national electrical utility, which provides access to live grid, actual data and precious experience.
Today Metrycom provides power utilities world-wide proven, resilient, field tested connectivity solutions for monitoring high voltage transmission and distribution grids. Its solutions include low-power, long-lasting, self configurable mesh radio networks, remote units connected to smart sensors, sophisticated detection algorithms for the evolution of electrical arches over contaminated isolator strings and easy-to-use monitoring software to be used in control rooms of power utilities.
Metrycom is committed to become a center of excellence where innovative technologies are developed and combined into sophisticated in-expensive solutions required to solve the needs of electrical utilities in improving grid visibility, reducing maintenance costs, increasing safety and modernizing equipment.