LineWatch Utility Monitoring Sensors Demonstrated at Distributech, San Diego, CA – Media Announcement

LineWatch™ Power Line Sensors to be demonstrated at Annual DistribuTech Conference and Exhibition 2017

Waltham, MA—Jan 27, 2017 — QinetiQ North America (QNA) today announced that it will be exhibiting its LineWatch distribution grid sensors at the annual DistribuTech Conference and Exhibition (Booth 1948) in San Diego, California from January 30 – Feb 2, 2017. LineWatch sensors monitor low (600 V) and medium (36 kV) voltage
electric distribution grid conditions to address a variety of smart grid applications including:

  1. Legacy substation monitoring
  2. Grid automation
  3. Asset management
  4. Fault location and detection
  5. Theft/non-technical loss detection
  6. Capacitor bank controls
  7. Volt/VAR optimization

Access to LineWatch’s highly accurate current and voltage data provides utilities with the quality information they need to remotely monitor and manage their networks, effectively delivering an immediate, positive impact on operating and capital expenditures and customer experience. LineWatch devices are easily and quickly installed using a standard industry hot stick, reducing deployment costs and the overall total cost of ownership. Visit for more information

Mark Federle
Director, Smart Grid Solutions

Julie Collura
Communications Manager