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Reference Number NIA_SPEN_0038
Title System Health Map Phase 1
Status Completed
Energy Categories Other Cross-Cutting Technologies or Research(Energy system analysis) 25%;
Other Power and Storage Technologies(Electricity transmission and distribution) 50%;
Other Cross-Cutting Technologies or Research(Other Supporting Data) 25%;
Research Types Applied Research and Development 100%
Science and Technology Fields ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY (Electrical and Electronic Engineering) 100%
UKERC Cross Cutting Characterisation Not Cross-cutting 100%
Principal Investigator Project Contact
No email address given
SP Energy Networks
Award Type Network Innovation Allowance
Funding Source Ofgem
Start Date 01 July 2019
End Date 31 December 2021
Duration ENA months
Total Grant Value £354,000
Industrial Sectors Power
Region Scotland
Programme Network Innovation Allowance
Investigators Principal Investigator Project Contact , SP Energy Networks (100.000%)
  Other Investigator Project Contact , SP Energy Networks (100.000%)
  Industrial Collaborator Project Contact , SP Energy Networks (0.000%)
Web Site https://smarter.energynetworks.org/projects/NIA_SPEN_0038
Objectives The aim of the SHM is to develop, where possible, standardised approaches to integrating data sources into a single platform. This platform will then allow network and asset risk to be addressed as a whole system, with critical work being directed more efficiently.The project team will be working with MicroStrategy/Eyecademy to develop the software platform utilising the software MicroStrategy (a generic data visualisation and analytics platform). The platform will be able to pull in data from multiple permanent systems across the Transmission network.This platform will be able to extract data from pre-defined sources (such as PI Historian) and display this on a graphical interface. This interface will include a system diagram with indicative system conditions (Traffic Light) and the ability to plot and export data.The five use cases which have been defined for Phase 1 are:Power Quality (including harmonics, voltage flicker, and voltage imbalance);GIS Gas Density (SF6);Dissolved Gas Analysis;Partial Discharge; andDistributed Temperature Sensing. The key project milestones will be:1. Requirements Specification The supplier will engage with the project team and stakeholders to prepare a specification which will identify the full requirements that the platform must contain to be counted as successful delivery by SPEN. It will allow for 1 round of comments by SPEN.2. Functional Prototype The supplier will demonstrate a functional prototype with at least one working example of each use case and the exporting functionality determined in the Requirements Specification. 3. Functional Design Specification Based upon success of the prototype, the supplier will provide a functional design specification for SPENs review with an allowance for 2 rounds of comments.4. Factory Acceptance Test The supplier will demonstrate the functionality of the System Health Map including user interface, all use cases to the satisfaction of the Transmission Operations team. This will be assessed on the basis of the Functional Design Specification by SPEN.5. Site Acceptance Test - The supplier will demonstrate the functionality of the System Health Map including user interface, all use cases to the satisfaction of SPEN.6. Reporting - Demonstrating a change in asset management behaviour and decision making by comparing traditional procedures to new behaviours being informed by online data via the platform.6. Wider Business Workshop & Dissemination - Final Phase 1 product workshop to outline the methodology, architecture and functionality of the System Health Map at a high-level to the wider business. Development of a requirements specification to identify the full system requirements which will determine the successful delivery criteria.To configure a general data analytics platform for hositng and using real-time transmission data in the above use cases in line with the technical specification.Take sample data sets for each use case to validate a real-time output and alarms.To roll-out the platform for the full dataset into all available SPT sites.Reporting on demonstrated change in practice due to integrated data and visualisation with a key outcome being improved decision making
Abstract SPT proposes to develop a System Health Map which collates multiple existing separate data sources from the Transmission Network into one centralised platform. This platform use trending and analytics to allow early intervention and an overall improvement in asset management.
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Added to Database 14/12/22