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TDH Associates International was founded in 1985 in Bakersfield, CA and expanded to San Diego in 2012. TDH entered the Renewable Energy field in 1988, and began international operations in 1994 with projects in China and Europe. Mr. Hightower the founder has been a pilot for 30 years, and speaks French fluently.
TDH is qualified to provide services on an individual, or collaborative basis worldwide. TDH is SBE and DBE certified.
Areas of Expertise
Geographic Information Systems "GIS"
Asset and Facilities Management
3D Photorealistic Visualization and Simulations
Web Services, Networking, computer hardware and software
Resource Assessment, and Energy Projections
Large Scale Project Development (Solar and Wind)
Remote Power Analysis and Monitoring systems "REGIS"
Regional Planning Kern Council of Governments Develop GIS-based land use and transportation models. Manage model development and modeling research. Project manager for 3D visualizations. Founder The Hightower Energy Company - THE Company Newly formed division of TDH Associates International to develop large scale Renewable Energy projects, provide Renewable Energy related Consulting and Energy Monitoring systems. Cleantech America, Inc GIS based Development of large-scale Solar projects Founding Partner California Sunrise, LLC - Cal City, CA Design and co-develop three 1-10 megawat Solar PV farms. Negotiated SCE PPA and CPUC approval. CS I (1 mwatt) scheduled to begin construction Oct 2008 Advanced Planning City of Bakersfield, Ca Created GIS based maps and reports to support new land developments and annexations. Co-founder Solar Demonstration Center, Inc. Designed 1 mwatt solar farm for Mojave Airport. Developed off-grid and portable power systems Photorealistic Visualization Project - Nice, France Joint-Venture with French Multi-Media Firm. Create GIS Maps and 3D Photorealistic visualizations of the Port of Nice, and Monaco. Prepared French-English Presentations for Major EU Conference, Government Officials and AD Agencies. Collaborated on Computer Animated Production Setup IP Telephony/VoIP Company - DSG Inc. Design and implement new VoIP networks and telco gateways Design, program, host and manage web servers. Developed Web based Customer Account Management System. Established, organized and managed Technical Services Department VoIP Consulting and client application design (sales engineering) Geographic Information Systems - California State University, Bakersfield (On going) Manage CSUB GIS LAB, projects and student interns. Created various GIS infrastructure maps of CSUB Developed Photo-realistic Visualizations for the Amtrak train station, Veteran's Memorial, Large Commercial/Residential Complex, Aerial Pipeline Patrol Mapping System International Wind Project Development - 200 megawatt (mw) Mainland China Project Development, Finance and PPA Contract Negotiations Wind Resource Assessment, and Turbine Siting Setup Wind Turbine data center in London Wind Project Development and Operations - SeaWest Tehachapi, Altamont, Palm Springs,CA Developed Production Analysis and Management System "P.A.M.S." Developed Turbine Information and Management System "T.I.M.S." Programmed VAX/vms based relational database and portable handheld computer for maintenance crews Aviation SR-71/A-12 Blackbird restoration for the Seattle Museum of Flight Air Charters (FAA Part 135), corporate aircraft management Develop Airport GIS Projects Developed Airport Lease Management Database for Bakersfield, Kern County Airport Develop Data Acquisition system for jet aircraft flight-testing Electric Vehicles Build and install data acquisition system in SMUD (electric utility) owned vehicles. EV Infrastructure planning and Design at Denver, CO. Design and build Electric Airport Utility vehicle. Provide road service/support for EV race in Honolulu, HI Other Projects Petroleum Oil Well Production Analysis Radio and Satellite communications Websites, Networks and Web hosting.