Sandstone

Power System
Security Assessment

Prescient is committed to helping electric utilities prepare for and prevent incidents of vandalism, sabotage, and terrorism.

Description of Services

Through either virtual assessments or in person walkthroughs, we will evaluate the security of a substation or other critical infrastructure to determine potential threats and areas of weakness. We will then suggest new methods to detect perimeter intrusions for enhanced substation protection.

For the confidentiality of our clients, all reports, documents, and communications are encrypted. 

To request a copy of our whitepaper, contact us.

Deliverables

  • Report that identifies potential vulnerable spots in infrastructure security.

  • Cost effective actions to reduce threats and improve security, including specific enhancements to pinpoint the location of intruders.

  • Risk matrix comparison of threat level and effectiveness of security protocol.

Why Use Our Services?

National security is a top concern for our country, with near daily headlines to prove it. Security threats to critical infrastructure range from malicious attacks to human error. Developing a robust electrical grid and protecting the grid from harm are vital to providing reliable power throughout the United States and globally.

We are prepared to assess threats, develop practical solutions that balance operational needs with security concerns, and compare existing systems to those that are the best in the industry. Our staff understands DOD Unified Facilities Criteria for Buildings and NERC Reliability Standards for the Bulk Electric System of North America. We have experience building perimeter security for power plants. Contact us to learn more.

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