MillaSA’s workshop aims to provide a practical understanding of planning, design, application and maintenance aspects of high and medium voltage substations for utility networks and industrial plants on the national grid.
MillaSA welcomes you to the substation design and maintenance workshop. Substations play a significant role in the national power grid in maintaining the endurance of power supply and power quality to the industrial and commercial customers. The high voltage substation comprises of switching equipment, transformers, reactors, protection, control, automation and communication. A correctly planned and designed substation is vital for the consistent operation of the national grid.
MillaSA brings you this course which covers all aspects of high and medium voltage substation design and maintenance including environmental requirements, general design considerations, application of switching and power equipment, fault calculations, safe grounding design, protection/control, automation and communication, and maintenance considerations.
This event has been accredited with ECSA with 2 CPD credits
Consultant Trans-Africa Projects
- Read Speaker BioBasie has extensive experience of risk,quality , environmental and occupational health and safety management systems in the project management field, in particular the telecommunications and high voltage power industry. He
has facilitated two highly successful MillaSA Workshops previously, as well as two international collaborative
symposiums between the State Grid Corporation of China, Eskom and Trans-Africa Projects. He is also an accomplished trainer and specialises in innovate presentation packages.
Engineering Manager Trans-Africa Projects
- Read Speaker BioLeigh has been in the Transmission and Distribution Engineering arena since graduating from Wits University in 1989
with a BSc Eng Degree. He acquired his MSc Eng degree also from Wits University in 1994 and achieved Pr.Eng registration in 1998. Work expertise includes HV and EHV Switchgear, SVC’s, Transmission Lines and Substations. Leigh currently runs the Trans-Africa Projects office in Cape Town. He also has a passion for “Out of the Box” thinking and ideas and spends his free time on a mountain bike on the local trails.