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CIGRÉ Training Day – Thursday 26th April 2018 <- Back

June 13, 2018

The CIGRE Training Day 2018 took place in ESB International on 26th April.  The theme of the event was “Emergencies and Extremes – Developing a Grid that is Resilient”.

The event was split into 3 sessions; “Storm Ophelia Response”, and “Asset Design for a Resilient Grid” and “International Experiences with Grid Resiliency”. The program is available to view at the following link CIGRE Training Day 2018.

The following presentations are now available to view at these links:

Session 1 – Storm Ophelia Response

Network Operator Operational Response to Storm Ophelia: DSO Perspective

Network Operator Operational Response to Storm Ophelia: TSO Perspective

Session 2 – Asset Design for a Resilient Grid

Subsea Cable Repairs using Habitat Technology

Resilient Wind Farm Design

Resilient Wind Turbine Design

Failure Mode and Effect Criticality Analysis (FMECA) of Substation and Circuit Commissioning Practices

Session 3 – International Experiences with Grid Resiliency

Resilience to Major Flooding, Storms, and Natural Disasters In Other Countries


Thank you to all presenters and participants for contributing to a very successful event which was attended by over 80 people from across the electricity industry. If you have any feedback on the event or suggestions for future events please get in touch by emails