Venue: Chester Racecourse, Chester, UK CH1 2LY
This UK based Overhead Power Line expo, specialising in Operational & Safety issues is a FREE “must-attend” event for everyone who works in OHL Policy, Standards, including Project Engineers, Linesmen, Riggers, Procurement and OHL Transport Specialists. The event will appeal to those who strive to make Health and Safety whilst, Working at Heights their number one priority.
Professionals who work in and with Electricity Utilities, Rail and Wind-power industries and their contractors are also encouraged to attend.
It is an ideal event for professionals who work in and with Electricity Utilities, Rail and Wind-Power Companies.
We would like to thank our OHLEx 2019 sponsor, SP Energy Networks.
Health and Safety Consultant (Project Manager), SP Energy Networks
Nigel’s presentation is highly informative concentrating on public safety as well as the safety of those working at heights.
Nigel, a family man who is celebrating 34 years of marriage, has worked for SP Energy Networks for 31 of those years and is a genuine authority on this subject.
Founder and Managing Director, Point4
Martin Stanley (known as Stan) is the Founder and Managing Director of Point4. Stan has 25 years of Vegetation Management experience in the utility sector and through this practical perspective the RiMiT® concept was born.
Using remote sensing and earth observation technologies (including airborne LiDAR and optical satellite imagery), RiMiT® will provide industry with clear insight into complex vegetation risk by reporting proximity trees growing next to OHL. Further, the solution will enable field crews to share vegetation clearance measurements with office staff using satellite communication technology. The innovative solutions being developed by Point4 are financially supported by the European Space Agency.
Director of IRIS Group Aero
Dave began his career as a military pilot in the Royal Air Force, flying the Nimrod MR2.
He is now Director of IRIS Group Aero, a service and consultancy business offering expert provision of managed solutions using robots with a primary focus on unmanned air systems (UAS).
Chartered Electrical Engineer, SSE
Pat Howe is a Chartered Electrical Engineer, a 400kV SAP and has over 30 years extensive experience on both Distribution & Transmission Overhead lines.
He has been the Lead Project Manager for the introduction of ACCC on the SSEN Transmission Network. Current project is the Fort William – Fort Augustus 132kV OHL a 44kM circuit of PL16 towers through the Great Glen in the Scottish Highlands.
Technical Director and Senior Chief Engineer at Tesmec SpA
Alberto is Technical Director and Senior Chief Engineer at Tesmec SpA, Italy, where he leads a large team of design engineers specialised in designing and manufacturing stringing machines and equipment for transmission, distribution overhead and underground projects.
Product Manager – Transmission Market, DMC Power
Dan has 30 years’ experience in the power connector industry, all in the electric utility space. He specialises in application, performance, reliability, testing and total cost ownership modelling.
Dan is expert in the high temperature operation of transmission splices and dead-ends. Previous employers have included Burndy and ACA aka Alcoa/AFL.
Chairman of Pollywood Ltd
Quentin Kopp’s experience is in leading businesses and creating strong teams with empowered and innovative cultures.
He is Chairman of Pollywood Ltd who are a British start-up, who aim to change the face of construction. With wood gaining new advocates in off-site construction, their unique product is a highly versatile tube, with a strength to weight ratio greater than steel.
Managing Director of Allied Insulators Ltd
Jon is the Managing Director of Allied Insulators Ltd; a company with over 150 years’ experience in the design, manufacture and supply of electrical Insulators and associated products for the Transmission Distribution and Railway industries. Aside from the core management and business aspects his role focuses on the research and development of new pioneering insulators and solutions for the industry.
Presentations, demonstrations and training sessions throughout the day to include the following;
For further details, please contact Louise Purcell on 0151 347 2320 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org