Transmission Line Design

Learn a wide variety of design subjects at a level appropriate to those relatively new to the area of transmission line design. Explore the fundamentals for the electrical, civil and structural design components of electric transmission lines. Examine industry practices, technical requirements, configuration philosophies, design practices, information resources and work procedures. Topics covered include conductor types, sag and tension calculations, insulation and hardware, structure loading, codes and standards, clearances, foundations, ice and wind loading, and environmental coordination.

This course can be applied to the Electrical Engineering Certificate.

Instructor

Doug Proctor

Mr. Proctor, president of D. Proctor Engineering, Inc. has over 40 years of engineering, project management, and construction management experience on transmission, substation, and distribution projects throughout the United States and overseas. Doug has been responsible for initial project planning ... read more

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

  • Examine industry practices, technical requirements, configuration philosophies, design practices, information resources and work procedures
  • Understand mechanical loads on structures and foundation design
  • Learn about conductor types, sag and tension calculations, insulation and hardware, structure loading, codes and standards, clearances, foundations, ice and wind loading, and environmental coordination

All sessions are Face-to-Face unless otherwise noted.

Date: Wed.-Fri., Nov 7-9

Time: 8am-4:30pm

Location: UWM School of Continuing Education

Instructor: Doug Proctor

Fee:

$1,195 by Fri., Sept. 7.
$1,295 after Fri., Sept. 7.

CEUs: 1.7, PDHs: 17

Enrollment Limit: 40

Program Number: 4840-11198

Note: Class ends at 12:00 noon on Day 3.

Registration Deadline: Wed., Nov. 7

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