Monthly Archives: October 2015

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HVDC Projects in the UK (in operation, construction & planning)

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14/10/2015 – 14/10/2015

Announcing a CIGRE UK evening event, kindly sponsored by WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff at Manchester’s Conference Centre on Wednesday 14th October 2015.

Announcing a CIGRE UK evening event, kindly sponsored by WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff at Manchester’s Conference Centre on Wednesday 14th October 2015.

HVDC Projects in the UK (in operation, construction & planning)

Programme

17.00 – Registration & refreshments

18.00 – Welcome, Safety & Introductions

  • Norman MacLeod, Technical Director, WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff

18.10 – The Moyle Interconnector

  • Mick McGuckin, Project Manager, Mutual Energy

18.30 – Western Link – the Challenges of Construction

  • Peter Roper, Sr. Project Manager, AC & DC cables, Western Link
  • Mark Williams, Sr. Project Manager, Converter Stations, Western Link

18.50 – Caithness – Moray HVDC Link Challenges

  • Graeme Barclay, Project Director, Scottish Hydro-Electric Transmission
  • Richard Hanson, HVDC Design Manager, Scottish Hydro-Electric Transmission

19.10 – Grid Operation & Interconnectors

  • Julian Leslie, Head of Electricity Network Development, National Grid

19.30 – Open Panel Discussions

  • All presenters

20.00 – Close

Date:
Wednesday 14th October 2015

Venue:
Manchester Conference Centre
Sackville Street
Manchester
M1 3BB

To Book go to:-
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/cigre-uk-event-hvdc-projects-in-the-uk-tickets-18325484016

Conference Fees (ex VAT):

– Non-Member: £60

– Member CIGRE or IEEE: £45

– CIGRE NGN or Student: £25

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CIGRE Working Groups – Update

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Terms of Reference of the active Working Groups.

IGRE Working Groups – 17/12/2015 update
CIGRE Working Groups created in 2014

CIGRE Working Groups created in 2013

CIGRE Working Groups created in 2012 still active

CIGRE Working Groups created in 2011 still active

CIGRE Working Groups created in 2010 still active

CIGRE Working Groups created in 2009 still active

CIGRE Working Groups created in 2008 still active

CIGRE Working Groups created in 2005 and 2006 still active