Transforming the Grid for a Resilient, Outage-Free Future: S&C Technology at DISTRIBUTECH 2024


• Experience S&C’s systems-wide approach to grid transformation in booth 3343.
• Hear directly from utility customers as they present successful S&C implementations and results.
• Celebrate the industry’s ongoing DE&I journey at the annual S&C Powered by Diversity Luncheon and Networking Event.

DISTRIBUTECH, ORLANDO, FL, February 23, 2024 – S&C Electric Company, a leading innovator of resilient grid technology, will showcase its systems-wide approach to grid transformation at DISTRIBUTECH International 2024 in Orlando next week. Booth 3343 visitors will experience solutions that support every area of the distribution grid, from the end-user to the substation, providing complete coverage for the entire system.

S&C’s interactive booth illustrates multiple complementary solutions for underground lines, overhead lines, and critical infrastructure. This systems view is vital to true grid transformation and improves resilience, reliability, and the customer experience. Visit S&C at booth 3343 to learn more or follow S&C on LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, or X for event highlights.

S&C Customer Sessions
• David Gladey, Vice President of Distribution Engineering at Eversource Energy, presents “Modernizing the Last Mile: Eversource’s Strategy to Harden Its Lateral System.” He discusses how Eversource developed a successful strategy to modernize the last mile of the grid and tackle common reliability issues. This includes implementing advanced lateral solutions with an aggressive deployment of S&C TripSaver® II Cutout-Mounted Reclosers. The session is part of the Advanced Distribution Operations conference track.

• Robert Gaddis, Director of Storm Secure Underground Program Power Delivery at Florida Light and Power, presents the session “Digging Deep: FPL’s Journey to Lateral Hardening by 2045” as part of the System Hardening and Vegetation Management track. He discusses FPL’s overall strategy to improve grid resilience and how the utility plans to use S&C’s EdgeRestore® Underground Distribution Restoration System to achieve its residential grid-hardening goal by 2045.

S&C Powered by Diversity
• S&C hosts its annual S&C Powered by Diversity Luncheon and Award, followed by a networking event later in the day. The S&C Powered by Diversity Luncheon and networking event brings together leaders from the industry to speak about workplace diversity and inclusion and to celebrate the winner of this year’s S&C Powered by Diversity Award, which recognizes a utility’s progress on its DE&I journey.

S&C Grid-Transformation Innovations
• EdgeRestore® Underground Distribution Restoration System
• VacuFuse® II Self-Resetting Interrupter
• TripSaver® II Cutout-Mounted Recloser
• IntelliRupter® PulseCloser® Fault Interrupter
• Vista® Underground Distribution Switchgear product family


S&C Electric Company

Publication Date

February 23, 2024