Electricity Distribution Network Design,
Construction & Maintenance

22 -26 April 2024
Sandton Centre Johannesburg - South Africa

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R17, 999.00 Per Delegate

Course overview:

Course Overview

Electricity Distribution Network Design covers the planning and design of modern distribution systems including computer-based planning and reliability as well as the general aspects of transmission and generation of Electricity. 

Electricity Distribution Network Design training course is totally committed to the arranging and design of current distribution frameworks including PC based arranging and unwavering quality. Different points secured are Design, development guidelines, ramifications of worldwide models, network data frameworks, rectify/safe work practices and change of distribution frameworks for senior distribution engineers.

Our trainers have good understanding of the network rehabilitation and construction techniques around electricity networks & years of experience working in electricity utility industry/consulting companies and conducting training to international utility engineers and technicians.

Course Objectives:

By the end of this training course, of this course, participants will grasp a comprehensive understanding of electrical distribution network design as well as the methods used in electrical distribution planning.

Targeted Audience:

This training course is intended to Electrical Engineers and Professionals, Electrical Supervisors, Technicians, Professionals responsible for the operation and maintenance using fault-finding techniques, as well as engineers who have a work scope that includes limited Electrical maintenance.

Course Outline:

Distribution system design: Goals and Principles

    • Types of distribution networks
    • Radial system design
    • Loop systems
    • Primary and secondary systems
    • Medium voltage networks design

Analysis of Distribution Network

    • Types of faults
    • Short circuit calculations
    • Analytical methods
    • Computer methods
    • Chart approximate methods
    • Wave forms
    • Voltage drops

Capacitors and Power Factor Improvement

    • Capacitor switching devices (LV, MV)
    • Motor power factor correction
    • Protection and coordination
    • Over current protection
    • Lightening and surge protection
    • Coordination
    • Ground fault protection

Grounding Systems

    • Safety of networks
    • Medium voltage circuit grounding
    • Low voltage circuit grounding
    • Practical design considerations

Building Control Systems           

    • Cogeneration
    • Emergency power
    • Peak shaving
    • Computer power
    • Harmonics
    • Sound level

End of the workshop


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