Introduction to Transmission Line Design Workshop

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A two-day hands-on design workshop covering the following aspects of transmission line design:

Day 1

  • Preamble
  • Basic approaches to transmission line design
  • Loadings
  • Failure containment loadings (deterministic)
  • Loading Calculation Exercises
  • Structure strength
  • Conductor basics
  • General discussion, Q&A

 

Day 2

  • Insulators
  • Hardware
  • Electrical Clearances
  • Other electrical considerations
  • Line design
  • Line uprating
  • General discussion, Q&A


  Date and Time

  Location

  Contact

  Registration



  • 9030 Macleod Trail South
  • Calgary, Alberta
  • Canada T2H 0M4
  • Building: The Carriage House Inn
  • Room Number: Victoria Room
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  • Starts 06 January 2015 04:30 PM
  • Ends 13 February 2015 05:00 PM
  • All times are Canada/Mountain
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  • Admission fee ?
  • Menu: Regular, Vegetarian
  • Register


  Speakers

Mr. Carl Orde, P.Eng., MIEEE

Mr. Carl Orde, P.Eng., MIEEE of Utilitech Consulting Inc.

Topic:

Introduction to Transmission Line Design Workshop

Biography:

Carl has almost 45 years of experience in the transmission and distribution areas of electric utility operations, with investor (TransAlta) and government owned (Ontario Hydro) organizations. He has held positions having both management and technical expert roles in the areas of design, operation and maintenance of transmission facilities.  Carl has been very successful in completing large projects and bringing innovative solutions to complex and difficult problems.

 

Carl is currently operating a successful consulting company, which he established in 1998, offering T&D design, project management and specialized services to clients in the electric power industry. A significant part of his current activities is related to formal training and informal mentoring for engineers working in transmission and distribution line design.

 

Carl is a member of IEEE and CIGRE and is also a member of the CSA Overhead Systems Committee (C22.3 No.1 and C22.3 No.60826). He is a registered Professional Engineer in Alberta.

Mr. Carl Orde, P.Eng., MIEEE of Utilitech Consulting Inc.

Topic:

Introduction to Transmission Line Design Workshop

Biography:





Agenda

7:30am - Registration (first day only)

8:00am - Breakfast

8:30am - Workshop

10:00am - Coffee Break

10:15am - Workshop

12:00pm - Lunch

12:30pm - Workshop

2:45pm - Coffee Break

3:00pm - Workshop & Q/A

4:30pm - Conclude