ScottMadden has helped a number of organizations with their NERC CIP programming efforts. Contact us to learn how we can help support your risk and compliance projects.
Developed and updated NERC CIP documentation and trained more than 350 workers on new processes
Helped utility achieve full compliance in the next NERC CIP regulatory audit
Engaged more than 120 employees and facilitated long-term program sustainability
A large electric utility had received an unfavorable audit that pointed to a significant programmatic breakdown and a lack of cultural understating of NERC CIP standards. Significant gaps existed in the organization’s roles and responsibilities to provide governance and oversight for the standards, procedures were not well maintained or did not exist, and the organization relied on manual methods to document and collect evidence. Operating and technical groups did not understand the NERC CIP standards, requirements, or the implications of not complying. Enterprise and business unit leadership were facing tight timelines to respond to audit findings and a situation where repeat issues would not be tolerated by the regulator or the board.
ScottMadden assisted Tennessee Valley Authority, a large nuclear generator, to execute its Security Upgrade Project to comply with the Code of Federal Regulations 10 CFR 73.55 and…
An electric utility was preparing for a NERC CIP and O&P audit to take place within the next six months. The utility started to prepare for the audit…
A southwest midsized utility that had recently undergone leadership changes desired to increase transparency into its security control and governance processes.