Press Releases

Jul 20, 2017

Powertech Joins Project to Deploy EVs in Rural Kootenays Region

Powertech Labs has joined a new collaborative project to deploy 50 electric vehicle (EV) charging stations throughout British Columbia’s rural Kootenays Region.

May 24, 2017

Powertech Launches DA Device Inspection and Pre-Commissioning

Powertech's Grid Modernization team has established a dedicated lab and facilities for helping utilities deploy distribution automation (DA) devices faster using standardized templates and procedures

Apr 19, 2017

The Green Team

The Green Team at Powertech Labs identifies and implements specific solutions and motivates everyone to participate. We want to help the organization succeed in an environmentally sustainable manner.

Mar 31, 2017

CTV News: Hydrogen Vehicles and Fuelling Stations

Powertech Labs is the only fuelling station for hydrogen vehicles.

Mar 27, 2017

Powertech Expands Seismic Testing Capabilities

These capabilities allow users to investigate and quantify the effects on structures and equipment of the forces associated with seismic events—and thereby better understand product reliability and have increased confidence of survival should such an event occur.

Mar 20, 2017

AeroMACS Certification Service

Across the globe, airport communications are requiring upgrading due to rapid advancement of technology and customer needs.

Feb 22, 2017

Laboratory Testing of Water-Based Samples

The safety and protection of our water sources are of paramount importance to our society today. Electric utilities have the need for routine monitoring of aquatic systems and emergency response testing of water after spills or failures.

Jan 20, 2017

Online Transformer Oil Dehydration:

As the solid insulation in a power transformer degrades over time, water is formed, which accelerates the aging of the paper, increases oil degradation, and leads to poor oil quality.

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