Welcome to the Substation Design Solution (SDS) Industry Consortium site!

Substation Design Solution (SDS) Industry Consortium is made up of member utilities whom which have adopted or are investigating for adoption the Autodesk and SBS suite of software products (Inventor, AutoCAD Electrical, SDS toolkits) with Autodesk and SBS, the software developers. The Consortium will meet, as needed, to establish common workflows, common toolkit functionality, shared libraries, common standards, technology needs and any other topics that help drive Autodesk and SBS to software development according to an industry standard. The SDS Industry Consortium will drive standards to promote common library development from internal resources, external partners, and/or equipment manufacturers.

o Consortium Chair – Audrey Marich – PPL Electric Utilities
o Consortium Vice Chair – Open

o ACADE Chair – Pravin Patel – Southern Company
o ACADE Co-Chair – Open
o ACADE Technical Advisor – Randy Brunette – SBS

o Inventor Chair – Josh Clark – PPL Electric Utilities
o Inventor Co-Chair – Mark Thomas – Duke Energy
o Inventor Technical Advisor – Steve Kaufman – SBS

o Civil 3D/Infraworks Chair – Holly Reilly – Con Edison
o Civil 3D/Infraworks Co-Chair – Justin Eyre – Duke Energy
o Civil 3D/Infraworks Technical Advisor – John Rodriguez – Autodesk

o Technology Chair – Mark Nelson – Idaho Power
o Technology Co-Chair – Crystal Tian – BC Hydro
o Vault Technical Advisor – Open

o Leadership Chair – Mike Grabowski  – PPL Electric Utilities
o Leadership Co-Chair – Open
o Technical Advisor (non-voting) – Trevor Scullion

o Autodesk Representative – Lisa Stine / Derek Visocky
o Spatial Business Systems Representative – Trevor Scullion

o Contractor Advisor (non-voting) – Arnold Fry – Power Engineers, Inc.
o Contractor Advisor (non-voting) – Jeff Spence – Ampirical
o Manufacturing Advisor (non-voting) – Elizabeth Stacy – SEFCOR

o Documentation specialist (non-voting) – Valerie Desmornes – Duke Energy
o Facilities Coordinator (non-voting) – Open
o Newsletter Team (non-voting) – Valerie Desmornes – Duke Energy

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