Electrical engineering courses

ADVANCED POWER TRANSMISSION

Ref No: 2015025

CHAPTER 1: POWER SYSTEM OVERVIEW
1- Relation between Electricity Demand and Commercial Activity
2- Choice of Voltage Levels for Transmission and Distribution Networks
3- Overhead Lines versus Underground Cables
4- Balanced Transmission and Distribution (3 Conductors)
5- Summary

CHAPTER 2: ROUTE PLANNING, SURVEYS & WAYLEAVES
1- Introduction - Statutory Requirements
2- Physical Restraints on Routing
3- The Economics of Route Selection
4- Types of Objections to be Considered when Planning Routes
5- Surveying and Profiling
6- Summary

CHAPTER 3: SUPPORT STRUCTURE FOUNDATIONS
1- Introduction
2- Soil Investigations
3- Foundation Types
4- Foundation Design
5- Site Works
6- Excavations and Foundations for Wood-pole Structures
7- Summary

CHAPTER 4: STRUCTURES
1- Introduction
2- Environmental Conditions
3- Structure Design
4- Pole and Pole Types
5- Summary

CHAPTER 5: CONDUCTORS, NETWORK & ENVIRONMENTAL CONSTRAINTS
1- Introduction
2- Environmental Conditions
3- Conductor Selection
4- Calculated Electrical Ratings
5- Design Spans, Clearances and Loadings
6- Load Flow Constraints in Transmission and Distribution Networks
7- Summary

CHAPTER 6: CLEARANCES, FITTINGS & MAINTENANCE
1- Distribution Voltage Level Clearances
2- Transmission Voltage Level Clearances
3- Worked Example – Line Calculation – Sag and Tension
4- Overhead Line Fittings
5- Insulation Coordination
6- Clearances
7- Procedures for Coordination
8- Surge Protection
9- Overhead Line Maintenance
10- Summary

APPENDIX 1 – ADVICE TO THIRD PARTIES FOR WORKING SAFELY HEALTH & SAFETY EXECUTIVE, UK

APPENDIX 2– ADVICE TO THIRD PARTIES FOR WORKING SAFELY - CALIFORNIA (OSHA)

APPENDIX 3– HEALTH EFFECTS OF ELECTROMAGNETIC FIELDS ASSOCIATED WITH HIGH VOLTAGE LINES


APPENDIX 4 – IMPEDANCES & FAULT LEVEL CALCULATIONS

APPENDIX 5– WORKED EXAMPLE SAG AND TENSION
 

 

Trainees shall receive a portfolio containing a comprehensive course manual.

Attendees shall receive a certificate of attendance from AMAD Tech.