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Qualus helps Greenville Utilities Commission Frame its Roadmap for Grid Modernization

March 13, 2024

Increasing complex and impactful demands from utility operations and customers, bolstered by the tailwinds of significant government infrastructure investment opportunities, are driving utilities of all types and sizes to create strategic but actionable roadmaps for critical enterprise systems. Greenville Utilities Commission (GUC), one such utility, provides electric, water, sewer, and natural gas services to the […]

Qualus Acquires Enkompass Power and Energy, Expanding its Footprint into Canada

Qualus Acquires Enkompass Power and Energy, Expanding its Footprint into Canada

February 07, 2024

Qualus Corporation, a leading pure-play power services firm and innovator at the forefront of the energy transition, announced today that it has acquired Enkompass Power and Energy Corporation, a Canadian electrical engineering and technical services firm. Enkompass’ advisory, studies, power systems engineering, retrofit, commissioning, and specialized field services are highly complementary to Qualus’ service offerings, […]


Qualus Acquires GridBright, A Leading Power Industry Technology Solutions Firm, Expanding Its Services and Differentiated Market Position

October 09, 2023

Qualus Corporation, a leading power consulting, engineering, and technical services firm announced today that it has acquired GridBright, a leading technology solutions firm that specializes in secure and sustainable grid integration. GridBright’s software, systems integration, and advisory services are highly complementary to Qualus’ planning, engineering, program and construction management, and specialized field services, positioning the […]


Enhancing the Modernized Grid in the Era of Wildfires

August 23, 2023

Enhancing the Modern Grid for Resiliency by Terry Nielsen: For over a decade, utilities have focused on modernizing the grid. Amazingly, technologies are available that can enhance the smart grid to improve the grid’s resiliency, specifically wildfire-related resiliency. Typical approaches used by utilities to make the grid smart often include: Installing smart or advanced meters. […]


Qualus Acquires Ferreira Power Group Adding to its Grid Modernization, Reliability, and Resiliency Resources

August 14, 2023

Qualus Corporation, a leading power engineering and technical services firm, announced today that it has acquired Ferreira Power Group (FPG), adding to its resources in distribution engineering in support of the grid modernization, reliability, resiliency, and the broader energy transition. “As we grow Qualus, we are focused on partnering with best-in-class companies that not only […]


Legacy GridBright to help Grid Operators comply with FERC Order 2023

August 11, 2023

Legacy GridBright has launched a new service to help North American transmission grid operators quickly comply with new regulatory rules for interconnecting both large and small generators. The new service is largely based on legacy GridBright’s AI-based Renewable Interconnection Siting (AIRIS) tool. AIRIS already helps renewable developers expedite the integration of new energy resources through […]


Resiliency Is More Than Hardening and Redundancy

August 01, 2023

Improving Grid Resilience Through Situational Awareness by Eric J. Charette: The nation’s reliance on the electric grid has never been higher than today. With threats to the grid increasing in frequency and impact, the pressure is on utilities to ensure they are making the most prudent improvements to provide the availability of electricity. Traditionally, these […]


Qualus Presents at Beckwith Electric Seminar

July 13, 2023

Our very own Michael J. Wright, PE will be presenting for the Distribution Protection and Control Track, which is designed for those who need a comprehensive understanding of medium-voltage, utility-type distribution systems, including solutions for the challenges due to the high penetration of Distributed Energy Resources (DER). We’ve been a proud partner of the Beckwith Electric […]


GridBright Supporting Implementation of FERC 881

July 07, 2023

Legacy GridBright is working with industry leaders to make Grid enhancing technologies, such as dynamic line ratings, a reality enabling the promise of FERC 881 Grid Enhancing Technologies (GETS), such as dynamic line ratings, are the key to expanding the operating envelope of our current limited and invaluable national transmission network assets. GridBright is working […]


Qualus Acquires Tri Sage Consulting to Expand its Western U.S. Footprint and Resources

December 22, 2022

Qualus Corporation, a leader in power engineering, project management, and technical field services in support of the modernization of the electric power infrastructure and the broader energy transition, announced that it has acquired Tri Sage Consulting, a leading provider of power engineering and project management services for renewable and power system development throughout the western […]


The Language of Electrical System Documentation

July 28, 2022

Join us for our Qualus Power Systems Seminar: Electrical Documents and add the language of electrical system documentation to your repertoire!


Sneak Preview Into Our Industrial Fundamentals Seminar

June 21, 2022

The pandemic taught the world to do more with less. As companies and organizations embrace lean concepts and look to their employees to wear many proverbial hats in their day-to-day, the number of skills we need to have some level of confidence in continues to grow. The old refrain of “not my job” has given […]


Open CIP Concept Whitepaper

May 30, 2022

by Travis Rouillard:  BetterGrids has produced a concept whitepaper for ‘OpenCIP’ outlining how the utility industry can use End-to-End Encryption technology for Secure Grid Integration. This paper is oriented to energy industry leaders and policymakers responsible for addressing emergent cyber-security risks related to inter-enterprise data exchange. It assumes a basic working knowledge of external data […]


Qualus Appoints Dr. Hisham Mahmoud as Chairman and CEO

February 22, 2022

Qualus, LLC (“Qualus”), a leading provider of power engineering and technical field services, announced the appointment of Dr. Hisham Mahmoud as Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer. View the press release below or click here. Press Release February 22, 2022 Qualus Appoints Dr. Hisham Mahmoud as Chairman and CEO to Continue […]


Qualus Acquires Phoenix Engineering Services, Inc.

November 18, 2021

Phoenix Engineering Services, a highly regarded engineering and testing service firm, joins the Qualus family. Their high-quality services ranging from substation equipment and relay testing to NERC PRC studies, panel building, utility software development and technology solutions strengthen the Qualus portfolio. Together, we will ensure a strong future and opportunities for our employees. View the […]