Partial Discharge Course – Minneapolis, MN

October 23-25, 2018 Minneapolis, MN

Costs: $1295.00

About the Course

The objective of this Partial Discharge Seminar is to understand basic PD theory as well as the basics of stator winding insulation systems and why they deteriorate. To learn how PD detection devices work and interpret the test data collected and relate the data to specific failure mechanisms, to enable you to plan maintenance.

The course is designed for engineering and maintenance personnel who either purchase, install, test, maintain and/or repair motors and/or generators. Consultants, manufacturers and repair shop personnel would also benefit from this course. The course is mainly intended for those involved with motors orgenerators rated 3kV and above.

Topics covered in this course include:

Motor & Generator Stator Windings

PD Theory

PD Detection

Interpreting Test Results


Connor Chan  has been employed with Iris Power L.P. since 2001 and is currently a Rotating Machines Engineer.  Prior to this position, he was Field Service Manager. Connor Chan graduated in electrical engineering from the University of Hong Kong.  He is a Member of the Institution of Engineering & Technology (formerly the Institution of Electrical Engineers), the Institution of Engineers Australia and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineer, and is a Chartered Engineer.

Start time daily 9:00 am


Crowne Plaza Northstar Hotel
618 Second Avenue South,
Minneapolis, MN 55402

Room Rate:
$169.00 US (until September 24, 2018)

To book room please call 1-800-556-7827

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