Substation Startup & Commissioning Confidence

Reliability Is Vital To Maintaining Efficiency and Performance of Your Electrical System

As a multi-discipline, integrated engineering consulting firm servicing the Gulf region for over 40 years, M S Benbow & Associates is uniquely positioned to manage midstream, downstream and industrial substation startup and commissioning projects. A leader in the field of electrical engineering, MSB provides a wide range of engineering services, including electrical analysis, site acceptance testing, and reliability improvements. Additionally, MSB supports retrofit and grassroots designs for various industries across the United States, including refineries, chemical plants, terminalling and storage sites, and pipeline facilities.

Our objective is to ensure reliability of your electrical system.

MSB maintains an expert level of technical capability in electrical power system protection and automation. We provide electrical substation design, engineering, and commissioning of medium- and high-voltage systems as well as reliability and capacity upgrades incorporating new generation technology to maximize performance and extend the life of existing facilities. MSB’s electrical designers and engineers deliver a full range of substation commissioning and testing services to safeguard your operations.

Our services include reviewing utility provider requirements, substation commissioning and operational procedures evaluation, and equipment schematics and protective device integration. Additional services include acceptance and maintenance testing, individual component testing, and guidelines for whole system inspection and maintenance.

Our Substation Startup and Commissioning Services include:

  • Detailed, Serialized Procedures for Factory Acceptance, Site (Component) Acceptance, Start Up & Commissioning Test and Equipment or Relay Checkouts
  • System Design Evaluation Protective Device Assessment
  • On-Site Testing Support Personnel Equipment Operational Procedures and Training

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Learn more about MSB’s Electrical Power System services.


Learn how MSB can increase the reliability of your electrical systems to maximize your operations.

Call 888.211.5741 or click here to schedule a call with an engineering specialist.