ETAP® Announces Release 12.0

New Version Offers Enhanced Capabilities for Power System Design, Engineering and Operations.

Irvine, Calif. – January 25, 2013 – ETAP, the leading provider of software solutions for the design, optimization, and online operation of mission critical electrical power infrastructure, today unveiled the newest release (Version 12.0) of its popular ETAP Power Simulator and ETAP Real-Time™ Power Management System solutions.

For nearly three decades, ETAP has been the leading modeling platform used to design, analyze, and optimize electrical power systems in the most demanding industry applications. ETAP Real-Time – which has been providing online diagnostics, predictive simulation, optimization, and management of power systems for more than 20 years – has been deployed in a multitude of customer installations to ensure their reliable and energy-efficient operation. ETAP 12 advances the Company’s continued shared commitment with clients and business partners to provide the most comprehensive analytical solutions for the design and operation of critical power systems now, as well as the energy technologies for tomorrow.

“ETAP 12 is the culmination of extensive engineering research and software development, including the suggestions and contributions of our User Group and individual ETAP users from around the world,” said Shervin Shokooh, Chief Operating Officer at ETAP. “We are very proud to be underscoring our commitment to optimizing power system design, while increasing the safety, quality, and productivity for which our products are known.”

Some of the more significant features and functions in ETAP 12 include:

  • Interharmonics
  • Arc Flash Sequence-of-Operations
  • DC/AC Arc Flash Viewer
  • Auto-Connect One-Line Diagram
  • Polyline Textbox
  • Switching Device Interlock
  • Cable Constants, Z Calculator
  • Cable Manager
  • Cable Armor Thermal Calculation
  • Cable Sheath Thermal Calculation
  • Open Phase Fault
  • Transformer Buried Delta Winding
  • DC Photovoltaic Array
  • ETAP Real-Time Web Browser
  • Built-in Import / Conversion Tools
  • License Borrowing / Checkout
  • Multi-Language Edition:
o English
o Portuguese
o Russian
o Chinese
o Japanese
o Spanish

For a detailed overview of new features and functions in this news release, please visit: ETAP 12 New Features brochure


About ETAP
ETAP is the designer and developer of ETAP, the most comprehensive analysis software for the design, simulation, operation, monitoring, control, optimization, and automation of power systems. ETAP is the industry leader used worldwide in all types and sizes of power systems, including generation, transmission, distribution, and industrial systems such as oil and gas, manufacturing, steel, cement, mining, data centers, nuclear facilities, transportation, smart grid solutions, renewable energy, and more. For more information, please Visit www.etap.com

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