2017 FL Fall Fest to be held October 27, 2017

September 19, 2017

THIS IS THE 13TH ANNUAL GRESCO FALL FEST!! It is that time of year again! Come out and join us for fun, food, and catching up with old acquaintances! Register Here (Gresco Customer Registration Only) An expo will be held that is open to both manufacturers/vendors and customers to attend. This event allows manufacturers/vendors to discuss […]

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The IES Issues a Position Statement Regarding AMA Outdoor Lighting Recommendations

August 29, 2017

In 2016, citing health concerns, the American Medical Association (AMA) issued guidelines (CSAPH Report 2-A-16) advising, among other recommendations, to impose a limit on the spectral properties of outdoor and roadway lighting. As a result, Gresco has received numerous questions on correlated color temperature (CCT) and a possible move to 3000K or lower color temperature for outdoor […]

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Gresco Tool & Safety: Putting Customers First Since Day One

August 17, 2017

Cameron Hall, Tool & Safety Services Representative, reflects on his experience in Standards and how it’s affected his approach to providing quality customer service. I have worked in the utility industry for an investor owned utility (IOU) for seventeen years: Fifteen as a lineman and two as a Standards Distribution tech. The Standards department is where I […]

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Gresco Tool & Safety: We Have What You Need

July 25, 2017

Bubba Smith, Utility Tool Specialist (AL, TN), describes the diversity of tools and products that Gresco Tool & Safety offers.  At Gresco, we strive to supply our customers with a full range of tools and equipment to get the job done, no matter the job. We look for the latest and most innovative tools and […]

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How Gresco’s Tool & Safety Team Came to Be

July 25, 2017

Jason Chandler, Utility Tool Specialist (GA), describes the history, current position and future aspirations of Gresco’s Tool & Safety team: You may already know that Gresco has been serving the electric utility industry since 1960. What may surprise you is that our tool and safety operations started shortly after the company’s inception. We entered this […]

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Protect Your Assets With Substation Wildlife Covers

June 16, 2017

What do Easter baskets and substations have in common? A lot of eggs in one basket. Are you installing a wildlife cover at your distribution transformers to improve reliability and save equipment? Whereas a distribution transformer may have 1 to 8 customers connected, a substation may have 1,000 to 6,000 connected customers. Providing a wildlife […]

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New AMI Solutions For Utilities

June 14, 2017

AMI (Automated Meter Infrastructure) solutions have been around for 20 to 30 years. Utilities purchasing these systems peaked approximately 10 years ago when the predominate technology at that time was Power Line Carrier (PLC). PLC made sense to utility customers because they owned the power lines and their meters were connected to them. Signals were […]

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Our Wireless SCADA Solutions

May 25, 2017

Gresco Technology Solutions provides both wired and wireless solutions for the utility industry. While a fiber communication path provides the fastest and most reliable connection from the utility office to substations and downline devices, often a wireless solution is the most cost effective way to gather data for a supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) network. […]

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Progress in Motion

April 19, 2017

It is no secret that Gresco has grown drastically and faced many changes in recent years. Blessed to embrace the impact from the growth that that these changes have bestowed upon us, we look forward to persistently building stronger relationships with our customers, manufacturers, and employees. As we continue to grow in both the customer […]

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2017 Georgia Expo

April 18, 2017

If you were able to attend our 2017 Expo, you saw firsthand the environment our staff created for over 200 representatives attending the annual event! This year, 127 manufacturers and vendors came for the opportunity to promote their products and strengthen their relations with over 350 customers from Georgia cooperatives, Georgia municipals, Georgia Tranmission Corporation […]

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