DHS Consulting provides a variety of services for utilities in Southern California including Southern California Edison (SCE) and San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) across many business lines, including Substation Construction & Maintenance (SC&M) and the Major Projects Organization (MPO) supporting Substation Projects. We provide a variety of services to support new substation construction projects, infrastructure replacement projects, site development, and others including Construction Advisors, Construction Managers, Project Managers, Site Rep Services, Project Close-Out Services, and Analyst support.
DHS Consulting is currently providing Project Management, scheduling, and support services on the $500M+ Transmission Line Ratings Remediation (TLRR) Program for Southern California Edison. The TLRR Program intends to mitigate potential electrical clearance issues on the system in support of NERC reliability--as set up in its standards and in compliance with CPUC's General Order 95. The program's scope involves remediating more than 11,000 GO95 clearance discrepancies on the existing transmission, sub-transmission, and distribution lines within their territory.
Renewable Energy Projects
We have provided PM/CM and support services on a variety of projects for Southern California Edison, including battery storage and EV charger projects across Southern California. In particular, we provided PM/CM service to Southern California Edison for their Charge Ready Program, in which SCE is expanding access to electric vehicle charging in its service territory. The program consists of installing the underground EV Charger infrastructure for clients at existing facilities for some 800+ charging ports at over 100 different sites. Our renewable energy practices has recently included new wins for the electrification of buses.
Corporate Real Estate Projects
Since 2013, DHS Consulting has provided Program / Project / Construction Management, Project Controls, and support services to the Corporate Real Estate Division of Southern California Edison. One of the main programs we managed is the $150 Million Control Building Modernization Program, which was implemented to upgrade the current grid operation switching centers throughout their service territory; improving situational awareness and operating conditions. The program encompassed 16 locations, including the construction of 5 new control buildings and the modernization of 11 existing facilities.
Project Controls Services
Since 2014, DHS Consulting has provided Project Controls services to Southern California Edison and other Clients, servicing Corporate Real Estate, TS&O, Work Management, and the Major Projects Organization (MPO). Our services include scheduling, cost engineering, estimating, and support services.
Since 2016 DHS has been providing business consulting services for the implementation of major software. We are currently working on completing the implementation of Primavera P6 v16.2 EPPM scheduling software and have started another implementation for an asset management/ portfolio management software. The project services include an analysis of existing processes and procedures, development of new processes and procedures, organizational change management, development of project charters, business requirements, business cases, development and implementation of a new resource plan to support the implementation, project management and others.