CIGRE SCA1 Meeting & Colloquium Madrid, Spain September 6th to 11th 2015

06/09/2015 - 11/09/2015

CIGRE SCA1 Madrid Spain 2015

CIGRÉ Study Committee A1 - “Rotating Electrical Machines” and the Spanish National Committee of CIGRÉ (SNC – CIGRÉ) are pleased to invite you to participate in the CIGRÉ SC-A1 Meeting and CIGRÉ Colloquium on “Rotating Electrical Machines: Requirements, Operation & Maintenance” that will take place between September 6th to 11th, 2015 in Madrid, Spain.

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A Colloquium on “Rotating Electrical Machines: Requirements, Operation & Maintenance” will take place on Tuesday 8th and Wednesday 9th with focus on Turbogenerators, Hydrogenerators, New Technologies and Large Power Station Motors.


The subjects of the Colloquium are:


  • Assessment of large electrical machines: diagnostic criteria, risk management, retrofit, replacement, power up-rating (repowering), on-line monitoring, efficiency improvement and methods for evaluation.
  • Quality assessment of new purchased and repairing machines: repairing options, inspections, technical purchase & repair specification issues, new designs..
  • Operation of electrical machines: grid codes and requirements on the machines, standards, limits of frequency, excitation limits, torsional electromechanical oscillations, etc..
  • Experiences of operation and maintenance on electrical machines with cycled operation: effects on generator & motors, change or intensification of maintenance programs or testing.
  • Wind & renewable generation: experience with testing, commissioning, operation, integration in the network and maintenance.