CEATI's Transmission Group Fall Activities

15 Sep 2021

Upcoming Fall CEATI Events

Transmission Programs

CEATI’s Transmission Programs will be meeting this fall!

Read on to learn more about what our utility members from the following 5 programs will be talking about: Transmission Underground Cables; Transmission Overhead Design & Extreme Event Mitigation; T&D Vegetation Management; Transmission Overhead Line Assessment and Maintenance; and Power System Planning & Operations.

Transmission Underground Cables Program

Target Audience: All utility staff that work on the asset management, design, inspection, and maintenance of high voltage underground transmission cables.

Related image  October 6-7 2021 - Techincal Workshop: Corrosion Mitigation and Detection Strategies for Managing and Life Extension of Underground Transmission Cables


Related image  October 14, 2021 - Fall General Meeting


Topics will include:

  • Life expectancy of oil filled cables
  • High voltage cable clamping corrosion protection aging test
  • Safe entry into vaults and manholes with energized equipment
  • Optimized design of power cables.

Transmission Overhead Design & Extreme Event Mitigation Program

Target Audience: Overhead Transmission Design and Standards Engineers

Related image October 20-21, 2021 - Fall General Meeting

Topics will include:

  • Vulnerability assessment of line components and line exposures to extreme events
  • Line ampacity using seasonal weather data
  • Transmission line structures under downbursts and tornadoe

Related image  November 10-11, 2021 - Technical Workshop: Ampacity and Dynamic Line Rating – Innovations and New Technologies


T&D Vegetation Management Program

Target Audience: All utility staff that are affiliated with vegetation management on transmission and distribution as well as ancillary activities associated with land or property management in substation and industrial sites, hydro facilities, and pipeline rights of way.

Related image October 28-29, 2021 – Fall General Meeting

Topics will include:

  • Condition Based Management
    • Transmission
    • Data management and decision making insight
    • Methodology for Distribution
  • Catastrophic Risk Management
    • Fire Mitigation Planning
    • Wildfire Fuel Modelling

Related image November 16-18, 2021 – Transmission & Distribution and Vegetation Management Joint Conferences

Transmission Overhead Line Assessment and Maintenance Program

Target Audience: Individuals that work in maintaining overhead transmission assets includinng Transmission Line Asset Managers and Engineers

Related image November 3-4, 2021 – Fall General Meeting

Topics will include:

  • UAV maintenance and construction operations
  • Maintenance program optimization – best practices
  • Improving overhead transmission lines resiliency in responding to extreme disasters – maintenance perspective

Related image November 16-18, 2021 – Transmission & Distribution and Vegetation Management Joint Conferences

 

Power System Planning & Operations Program (PSPO)

Target Audience: Electrical Engineers, Transmission Systems Operators (TSOs) Independent System Operators (ISOs) and Transmission Planners

Related image November 4, 2021 - Fall General Meeting

Topics will include:

  • Planning and operating a power system with a low short circuit ratio and best practices guide
  • Best practices for incorporating probabilistic planning into transmission planning
  • Advanced technologies to facilitate dynamic line ratings and implement dynamic line rating best practices
  • Manitoba Hydro’s best practices with low short circuit ratio and HVDC planning and operations

Related image  November 10-11, 2021 - Technical Workshop: Ampacity and Dynamic Line Rating – Innovations and New Technologies


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