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EEE 121 - Overhead Line Maintenance

Code Start Date Duration Venue
EEE 121 16 October 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
EEE 121 11 December 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

The course provides an in-depth overview on the Performance and Maintenance of overhead lines. The basic idea of such a comprehensive course is to provide all attendees with an opportunity to firstly gain a clear understanding on all aspects related to the operations and maintenance of overhead lines  to learn the practical applications thereof by using the most effective practices. 


Course Objectives

  • Identifying various maintenance solutions to improve system reliability 
  • Understanding transfer capability of Transmission overhead line
  • Learning  practical line performance and maintenance procedures
  • Understanding the impact that incorrect practices have on the performance

Who Should Attend?

  • Operation and maintenance managers 
  • Engineers
  • Technicians 
  • Electrical Utility staff working in system planning, operations or research areas
  • Anyone wishing to become Overhead Linesman in the Electrical Distribution Sector


Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • Introduction 
  • Challenges facing modern day utilities
  • Evolution of maintenance practices
  • Dead line maintenance

Day 2

  • Live line maintenance
  • Servitude, vegetation & environmental management
  • General substation maintenance
  • Maintenance of power transformers

Day 3

  • Maintenance of circuit breakers
  • Maintenance of isolators
  • Maintenance of earthing links
  • Maintenance of generic high voltage components for both overhead lines 

Day 4

  • Maintenance of generic high voltage components for substations – Insulators
  • Maintenance of secondary plant
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Various maintenance solutions
  • EMF

Day 5

  • Application of overhead lines surge arresters for improving overhead line performance
  • Overhead Line Inspections 
  • Overhead Line Audits
  • Emergency interactive solutions