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Pablo Chamoso
Catholic University of Daegu
Korea, Republic of
Fernando De La Prieta
Sunchon National University
Korea, Republic of
Gabriel Villarrubia
ACM Chapter Member
United States
Vol. 4 No. 4 (2015), Articles, pages 1-8
Accepted: Jun 22, 2016


The use of high voltage power lines transport involves some risks that may be avoided with periodic reviews as imposed by law in most countries. The objective of this work is to reduce the number of these periodic reviews so that the maintenance cost of power lines is also reduced. To reduce the number of transmission towers (TT) to be reviewed, a virtual organization (VO) based system of agents is proposed in conjunction with different artificial intelligence methods and algorithms. This system is able to propose a sample of TT from a selected set to be reviewed and to ensure that the whole set will have similar values without needing to review all the TT. As a result, the system provides a software solution to manage all the review processes and all the TT of Spain, allowing the review companies to use the application either when they initiate a new review process for a whole line or area of TT, or when they want to place an entirely new set of TT, in which case the system would recommend the best place and the best type of structure to use.


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