• Another Successful Project Completed by A2V Partners LLC

    Our client had a new 138kV transmission line and autotransformer being added to an existing station arranged in a breaker & ½ scheme. They needed line relaying (SEL 311L/421 protection with 451 reclosing and breaker control) to replace an existing line panel. Another two panels were added with 311L/311L & 451 relays for redundant hot-standby 87L/DCB protection of the new 138kV line and autotransformer. All three of the new and existing panels were wired ... Read more »

  • Engineering Consulting Firm Grows Staff

    A2V Partners adds another professional engineer. SPRINGFIELD, Mo.—January 04, 2012—A2V Partners LLC, a professional electrical engineering firm located in Springfield, MO, has hired Jeff D. Wooldridge, PE as Senior Professional Engineer. His work at A2V Partners LLC will concentrate on System Protection, Planning and Modeling for the firm’s electric utility clients. “Jeff is an excellent addition to our team and I’m proud to be bringing him aboard,” said E. Matt Bedinghaus, P.E., ... Read more »

  • Copper Theft: Billion Dollar Problem

    10 November, 2011 Articles
    Copper Theft: Billion Dollar Problem

    On November 9th, 2011, the IEEE Chicago Section Hosted a discussion about copper theft featuring A2V Partners founder, Matt Bedinghaus. The following is an article released in their newsletter: Anyone watching the news or keeping an eye on the price of metals is aware of the growing problem of Copper Theft. The IEEE–Chicago Section’s Power Engineering Society hosted a discussion on the ‘ Read more »

  • PE Receives Training on Electrical Contact Accidents

    27 June, 2011 Articles

    E. Matt Bedinghaus, PE of A2V Partners LLC, Springfield, Mo., attended the “Investigating & Documenting Accidental Public Contacts with Power & Communication Utility Facilities” seminar held June 27-30, 2011, in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. The seminar was led by Allan Clapp, Professional Engineer (PE) of PCU Training Center/Clapp Research Inc. The seminar focused on the responsibilities of utilities and others prior to and after an electrical contact occurs; how to ... Read more »

  • A2V Hires Darren Carite

    23 May, 2011 Articles

    A2V Partners LLC, a professional electrical engineering firm located in Springfield, Mo., has added a new professional to its internal team. Darren Carite will serve the firm as project manager. "I'm very excited to be adding Darren to the team," said Matt Bedinghaus, founder and Chief Engineer for A2V. "His skills are exactly what we need at this stage in the company's development to ensure that the additional work we've ... Read more »