AR Products are patented, tested and proven for long-term performance.
About AR Products, LLC
AR Products specializes in galloping control solutions by analyzing sections of at-risk electric transmission systems and recommending the appropriate product and application for the environment. Patented, tested and proven as reliable solutions for the long term, AR Products are made in the USA.
By developing viable solutions to a galloping problem, AR Products supports the needs of both project and consulting engineers. Grounded in fundamental, scientific and engineering principles, AR Products technology provides cost-effective, galloping control that is intent on asset protection. Applications are designed to interrupt high-amplitude galloping.
AR Products, LLC supplies reliable, anti-galloping and vibration control solutions for electrical transmission systems. AR Products are patented, tested, and proven for the long term. Made in the USA, AR Products solutions are intent on asset protection.
Research Consulting Associates (RCA) is a small business enterprise that specializes in galloping and vibration analysis, testing and solution design. Research Consulting provides the expert analysis and engineering underlying all AR Products anti-galloping solutions.
Capabilities: Delivering market-driven solutions based in science and technology.
AR Products uses a systems approach to understanding galloping problems and in delivering a reliable solution for the long term. A span-by-span analysis helps optimize a comprehensive solution to the unpredictable nature of galloping spans.
Our solutions are grounded in fundamental, scientific and engineering principles that leverage over 40 years of research and development undertaken by Research Consulting Associates. RCA was founded out of the MIT Aeroelastic and Structures Research Laboratory. In addition to industry studies, RCA research has been supported by the National Science Foundation, Department of Energy, and Department of Commerce.
The supporting research and applications of AR Products’ commercialized inventions, have been featured in professional journals and at convening’s of the IEEE, ASCE, CIGRE, Institute of Electrical Engineers and Electric Power Systems Research.
A recognized expert in the field of galloping and vibration control, Mr. Richardson was an executive officer of the MIT Aeroelastic Laboratory. As founder of AR Products and Research Consulting Associates, Mr. Richardson was awarded over 30 patents and trademarks and authored over 80 technical papers on the subject of galloping.
Albert S. Richardson, P.E.
Inventor & Founder
$5000 Engineering Scholarship Awarded to Perry High School Graduate!
Jack Darnell to pursue engineering degree at University of Akron.
AR Products of Lexington, Massachusetts today awards the 2021 Albert S Richardson Engineering Scholarship to Jack Darnell of Massillon, OH. A graduate of Perry High School, Jack will be studying chemical engineering at the University of Akron. Darnell is the second student to receive this Engineering Scholarship, which can be renewed up to four years by maintaining a 3.25 GPA in engineering. A $5000 sophomore year scholarship is awarded to John Grunder, a North Canton resident and the 2020 awardee currently enrolled at Kent State.
“It was Jack Darnell’s natural curiosity about things and a vision for his future that helped elevate him to the top of a very impressive pool of nine candidates,” remarked Kay Ring Adams of North Canton and Scholarship Review Advisor. A lifelong family friend, Kay was married to AL’s McKinley High School best friend Bert Ring.
Darnell’s essay focused on the passion that drives invention. “All of mankind’s greatest discoveries and achievements were made by passionate, enthusiastic people who had the desire to pursue their dreams,” Darnell wrote.
About the Engineering Scholarship
The Albert S Richardson Engineering Scholarship is a one-year, $5000 award to one graduating high school senior from the greater Canton Ohio area who has been accepted into an accredited undergraduate engineering program. The award is renewable up to 3 more years for a total of $20,000. The award is based on potential for leadership and making a contribution to the field of engineering. The Scholarship intends to help one student each year from the greater Canton, OH area pursue higher education in the field of engineering science.