Insulating Oil Analysis, Arc Flash Hazards & Protection Seminar – Thursday 13th March

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Powerpoint Engineering Ltd is delighted to be hosting this seminar which will provide you with expert, informative and practical advice on Insulating Oil Analysis, Arc Flash Hazards, Arc Flash Clothing and Arc Flash Protection from our expert guest speakers.

Attendance at the Seminar is FREE. The seminar will be held at the Maldron Hotel, Portlaoise (Exit 17 off M7) on Thursday 13th March 2014. Places are limited so if you want to attend please send an email to and we will then confirm your place.  

Guest Speakers are as follows:

10.00 Transformer Oil Analysis – TJ|H2b:
John Noakhes Lab Manager Europe 
Pascal Mavrommatis R&D, QA Director 

TJ|H2b Analytical Services is a worldwide organisation with 11 laboratories.

Topics covered will include:

  1. Dissolved Gas Analysis – basic understanding
  2. Moisture in Transformers
  3. Understanding the acidity process
  4. Furans –  Age profiling Transformers

12.00 Arc Flash Hazards – Premium Power:
Andrew Hogan, BEng MIEI MIET,
Lead Electrical Engineer

Premium Power Ltd are the experts in Arc Flash Studies and Arc Flash Training.

Topics covered will include:

  1. What is Arc Flash
  2. Legal requirements
  3. Arc Flash Studies
  4. Appropriate Mitigation (PPE, Remote Operation)

2.00 Arc Flash Protective Clothing – Survive Arc:
Edwina Clancy, Sales Director for CCA Products

Edwina is a specialist in Arc Flash Clothing / PPE with particular expertise in Electrical Arc Protection – Fabrics and Legislation.

Topics covered will include:

  1. Protective Clothing (PC)
  2. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  3. PC & PPE when working with Arc Flash hazards
  4. Legislation, Standards & Certification

3.00 Remote Operating Systems for Circuit Breakers:
Neil Brookes, General Manager for CBSArcsafe

CBSArcsafe is the world’s leader in Remote Circuit Breaker Racking Systems and Remote Switching Applications.

Topics covered will include:

  1. Arc Flash Injury Mitigation
  2. How Circuit Breakers can be remotely racked safely
  3. How Circuit Breakers can be remotely switched
  4. Product Demonstration


Seminar Details & Schedule:

Date: 13th March 2014 (Thursday)
Time: 9.30am to 4pm
Venue: Maldron Hotel, Portlaoise, Co. Laois
RSVP: Email with your contact details

9.30        Teas / Coffees / Registration

10.00     Transformer Oil Analysis – TJ/H2b

12.00     Arc Flash Hazards – Premium Power

1.00        Lunch

2.00        Arc Protective Clothing –  Survive Arc

3.00        Remote Operating Systems for Circuit Breaker – CBSArcsafe

4.00        Finish

If you require further please contact us.

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