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2022 Power Quality - Capacitor Application Seminar

Tuesday, 11.10.2022, 08:30 - Thursday, 13.10.2022, 12:00 PDT
Las Vegas, NV 89109, United States
Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, 3667 South Las Vegas Boulevard

Join our experts for a technical seminar on capacitor and filters and related components for utility and industrial applications.

About this event

Please join us from October 11-13, 2022 at the Planet Hollywood Hotel &a.m.p; Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada for a three-day seminar comprised of technical presentations, demos and training focused on the application of power capacitors and harmonic filtering for utility transmission and distribution, and industrial/commercial power quality applications.

Who should attend?

Utility engineers and managers, industrial/commercial facility engineers, renewable developers, owners and operators, OEMs and EPCs, distributors and reps.

What topics will be covered in the seminar?

  • Power Factor and Harmonics Basics
  • System Benefits for Transmission and Distribution Capacitors
  • Capacitor Unit Design and Testing
  • Design Considerations: Normal, Medium and Heavy Duty Capacitors
  • Capacitor Design: Externally Fused, Fuseless, Internally Fused
  • Capacitor Unit Teardown
  • Unbalance Protection: Grounded and Ungrounded
  • Capacitor Fusing Demo
  • Sizing Inrush Reactors
  • Commissioning: CB2000 Capacitance Meter / Bank Troubleshooting
  • Hitachi Energy Capacitor Manufacturing (Factory Tour)
  • Metal Enclosed Capacitor Banks and Safety Considerations
  • Transient Free Switching Devices for Capacitors (DS1, PS+, VD4)
  • IEEE 693: Seismic Considerations for Capacitor Bank Designs
  • Challenges of Filter Design
  • Capacitor Switching: Dead Tank and Live Tank Breakers
  • Digital Servicing of Capacitor Banks
  • PS Vacuum Switches
  • Distribution Capacitor Banks: Pole Mounted Applications
  • CQ900 &a.m.p; 930 Smart Capacitor Controllers
  • FACTS: Series Capacitors &a.m.p; SVCs
  • High Voltage Instrument Transformers: Current and Voltage Transformers
  • Capacitors and Harmonic Filters for Industrial Facilities
  • Introduction to Variable Speed Drives
  • Dyna.m.ic Var Compensation
  • Power Quality Analysis and Application Workshop
  • Benefits of an Advanced Smart Grid Volt Var Management System

Additional Information

  • Registration closes on September 18, 2022
  • Seating is limited, first come first serve.
  • Doors open at 7:30 a.m., progra.m. begins promptly at 8:30 a.m..
  • Solution showcase area will allow attendees to see real products, models, and demos, offering a hands-on experience.