The new Integrated Operations Center (IOC) will be a state-of-the-art, secure, resilient, and modern facility designed to withstand anticipated seismic events so that transmission system operations continue uninterrupted. The facility will house a new modern control room that will allow functional groups that work closely together to manage the stable and continuous flow of power through the integrated grid. It will provide the infrastructure, network architecture, growth, and capacity to install a new advanced distribution management system and separate Smart grid management tools. The facility includes 6MW of emergency power, fully redundant mechanical and electrical equipment and onsite datacenter.
Portland Metro Area, Oregon