ABB Red TIE Seminar – Manassas, VA: October 13, 2016

Technical Information Exchange events are designed to provide our valued customers with a full day of customized, technical training, an opportunity to discuss technical matters of importance, an opportunity for them to network with industry peers, and an opportunity to obtain up to six continuing-education credit hours.


The ABB Red TIE (Technical Information Exchange) event is a one-day training program designed to provide our valued customers with:
  • a full day of customized, technical training
  • an opportunity to discuss technical matters of importance to you
  • an opportunity for you to network with your industry peers
  • an individual certificate of completion will be provided
  • the Red TIE Event is a technical exchange. It is not a commercial event.
How is the program structured?
This event will consist of six one-hour technical seminars. The technical topics to be addressed will be determined by YOU. When you register using the link provided, please rank the technical topics in order of importance to you. ABB will finalize the technical seminar topics to be presented based on the responses received from confirmed attendees. The Red TIE program will begin at 8:00 AM and will conclude at 4:00 PM. Lunch and breakfast will be provided by ABB.

How many people will attend this event?
Each Red TIE event is designed to accommodate forty attendees. Seats are limited and will be reserved on a first-response basis. Therefore please confirm your reservation as soon as possible. The first forty confirmed attendees will receive an email with additional event details.

How do I sign up for the event?
Please click on the REGISTER link, enter your contact information and select the course topics that are most relevant to your business. 
 
Event Info

Date:
 October 13, 2016
Time: 8:00 AM (Please plan to arrive by 7:30 AM, if possible, for registration)
Place:  Holiday Inn Manassas - Battlefield
           1024 Balls Ford Rd.
           Manassas, VA 20109     

*Please note that each attendee is responsible for their individual travel costs. 

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ABB Red TIE seminars
The technical topics to be addressed will be determined by YOU. When you register using the link provided, please rank the technical topics in order of importance to you. ABB will finalize the technical seminar topics to be presented based on the responses received from the confirmed attendees.

  Potential Topics include:

  • Designing transformers to withstand systems faults and high transportation 
  • Design review process of power transformers 
  • Designing transformers to withstand HV lightning and switching surges 
  • Designing power transformers for applications requiring low noise levels 
  • Application considerations for ester-filled power transformers 
  • Impact of GIC (geomagnetically induced current) on power transformers and power grids 
  • Transformer efficiency for wind farms today 
  • Condenser bushings: design, application and field issues 
  • Processing and relocation of power transformers 
  • Low frequency drying: field condition of power transformers 
  • Shell type large power mobile transformers 
  • Transformers for oil & gas and other challenging environments 
  • Load tap changers: design, application and maintenance 
  • On-site repair options for power transformers 
  • Transformer failure modes 
  • Transformer life extension options and considerations 
  • Remanufacturing vs. repair of power transformers 
  • Phase shifting transformers. Applications and technology 
  • Shell type Universal spare recover transformers 
  • Renewable application system considerations that impact transformer design


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