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HVDC Projects in the UK

14/10/2015 - 14/10/2015
Manchester Conference Centre, Manchester - GB

Organisation : CIGRE UK, sponsored by WSP

HVDC Projects in operation, construction & planning

Programme

17.00 - Registration & refreshments

18.00 - Welcome, Safety & Introductions

Norman MacLeod, Technical Director (WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff)

18.10 - The Moyle Interconnector

Mick McGuckin, Project Manager (Mutual Energy)

18.30 - Western Link – the Challenges of Construction

Peter Roper, Sr. Project Manager, AC & DC cables

Mark Williams, Sr. Project Manager, Converter Stations (Western Link)

18.50 - Caithness – Moray HVDC Link Challenges

Graeme Barclay, Project Director

Richard Hanson, HVDC Design Manager (Scottish Hydro-Electric Transmission)

19.10 - Grid Operation & Interconnectors

Julian Leslie, Head of Electricity Network Development (National Grid)

19.30 - Open Panel Discussions

All presenters

20.00 - Close

CIGRE WSP Event Flyer (pdf, 3MB)

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Conference Fees (ex VAT):

- Non-Member: £60

- Member CIGRE or IEEE: £45

- CIGRE NGN or Student: £25