ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

Trotter and Associates, Inc. (TAI) offers electrical engineering and consulting services for our clients.  TAI’s team is experienced with power system design, replacement of electrical components and systems, implementation of backup power solutions, enhancements to improve power quality, and other power system enhancements.  TAI utilizes the latest power systems analysis software to perform short circuit analysis, coordination studies and arc flash analysis for our clients.  We work closely with our clients to develop reliable solutions that will minimize facility downtime and ensure that existing needs are met while taking the potential for future expansion into consideration.

Our electrical engineering design and consulting experience covers a wide range of topics, including the following:

  • Power Distribution:
    • Switchgear and Motor Control Centers
    • Transformers
    • Power System Monitoring
    • Circuit protection
    • Lighting Design
  • Motor Controls and Automation
    • Variable Speed Drives
    • PLC / SCADA integration
  • Power Systems Analysis
    • Short-Circuit Analysis
    • Coordination Studies
    • Arc-Flash Hazard Analysis (Used to generate arc flash labels as required by NFPA 70E, Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace).
  • Harmonic Mitigation
    • TAI works closely with equipment manufactures to mitigate harmonics on the system and ensure compliance with the latest industry guidelines.
  • Backup Power Systems
    • TAI has helped numerous clients ensure reliable power when they need it most by designing new and replacement backup power systems. Ensuring a reliable backup plan requires careful coordination with our clients, contractors, vendors, equipment manufacturers, and electric and gas utilities.  Backup power systems include:
      • Standby Generators
      • UPS Systems
      • Secondary Utility Feeds
      • Automated Transfer