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Monday 03 December 2007

November 2007 - FAST-DTS in Abu Dhabi

TRANSCO has equipped its national control centre with FAST, the real-time Dispatcher Training Simulator (DTS) for power system developed by Tractebel Engineering.


TRANSCO is a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Water & Electricity Authority (ADWEA) and is responsible for developing, operating and maintaining the high voltage power transmission and bulk water transmission networks within the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.


Therefore, the simulator has been extended to cover the transmission grid as well as the steam production and the water desalination in the power plants. FAST is fully integrated in Network Manager, the Energy Management System of ABB used in the national control centre of TRANSCO.