Smith Alternative Energy (SAE) was conceived in
1985 in order to provide professional electrical design and
construction services to the water resources community. It is a
closely held company which allows personal participation and
supervision by its principals. SAE has been involved in all phases
and aspects of the automation of hydroelectric plants. SAE has
seasoned, professional personnel and registered professional
engineers on its staff.
SAE has its main occupation in the design and
installation of new PLC based controls for SCADA, remote plant
control, pond level control, automatic synchronization etc. It also
specializes in testing and calibrating utility, protective relays
and testing of high voltage breakers. SAE personnel are available
for emergency troubleshooting of unscheduled electrical outages.
SAE has the ability to react quickly and to
bring extensive knowledge and manpower to emergency situations.