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Putting Technology to the Test AEP’s Dolan Technology Center provides a wide range of real-world testing services for electrical and mechanical power equipment and systems—on site or at your location.
High Speed Data Acquisition, Photography

In our various and extreme testing environments, we are often called upon to measure very transient phenomena.  These can include visible, electrical or mechanical events.  The Dolan Technology Center is well equipped to capture and measure any number of these high speed phenomena with our various recorders and data acquisition systems including high speed photography.

Aerial Device Testing

Microampere measurement of insulating electrical materials, including fiberglass booms, live line tools, insulators, insulator blankets and other insulating equipment.

Walnut Station Test Facility

The Walnut Station Test Facility provides unique research and testing services for various distributed energy resources. Test devices alone or in combination, with or without connection to the electric power grid.

Smart Grid Testing

The Smart Grid Test Lab supports activity of the NIST Framework and Roadmap for Smart Grid Interoperability Standards, including AMI testing, Demand Response Systems and SCADA Distribution Automation.