CRCSA held its 1st Technical Training & Plant Tour for Y2013
(written by: Engineer Daniel G. Cabasa)
The Institute of Integrated Electrical Engineers of the Philippines, Inc. (IIEE)—Central Region Chapter, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia successfully conducted its 1st Technical Training in Operations, Maintenance, and Protections of MV, LV, and Distribution Equipments last 08th February 2013 held at Al-Fanar Factory, known to its state-of-the-art electrical manufacturing plant in the Kingdom. The remarkable event was a results to a collaborated effort of dedicated BOD’s headed by current Chapter President Engr. Sahak Ampang. Due to its limited allocated slot, the training was only participated by a group of 50 members to include the chapter officers and previous presidents of the chapter.
The One-day training has been categorized in two events, namely, the Theoretical discussion –presented by Al-Fanar MV Specialists Engr. Ahmed Hussien, who explained the subject in a very detailed manner, followed by actual application and execution using the 33kV Switchgear conducted at the switchgear production area through the facilitation of Al-Fanar’s MV Switchgears Production Staff. “This Training is very beneficial to us, it provides useful information on how to operate, maintain, and design an MV protection scheme” says one of the RME participant.
The event was then highlighted by a plant tour to Al-Fanar’s 10-Hectare Plant Facility which comprises the Power Transformer Plant, MV/HV Cable Factory, and LV/MV Assembly Plant, where participants gained actual knowledge on how these electrical equipments are being made.
Training Certificates was then distributed to training delegates by Engr. Daniel G. Cabasa, Vice-President for Internal Affairs and current Chairman for chapter’s Membership Committee.
Special Thanks to Eng,r. Daniel G. Cabasa for writing the above article.
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INSTITUTE of INTEGRATED ELECTRICAL ENGINEERS of the PHILIPPINES, Inc.
CENTRAL REGION CHAPTER, SAUDI ARABIA (IIEE-CRCSA) CHAPTER no.69
1st General Membership Meeting 2013 and Technical Seminar year 2013
The Institute of Integrated Electrical Engineers of the Philippines Inc – Central Region Chapter, Saudi Arabia has conducted its 1st General Membership Meeting and Technical Seminar last January18, 2013 at White Palace Hotel, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The subject of the seminar was Static VAR Compensation (SVC).
IIEE-CRCSA held its 13th Annual Convention last November 18, 2011 at Marriott Hotel, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The event was held in a grand celebratory mood amongst the entire membership. It was a testimonial event to cap a very successful year culminating in the CRCSA's winning the 2011 Most Outstanding Chapter - Overseas Category.
The convention was attended by 123 participants including officers, members, and guests. Along with the sponsors – Schneider Electric and Legrand, advertisers, faithful members and never-tiring officers' support, the convention was a grand success.
IIEE-CRCSA received the 2011 Most Outstanding Chapter (Overseas Category) Award from the Institute of Integrated Electrical Engineers of the Philippines, Inc. last November 26, 2011 during the 36th IIEE Annual National Convention at the Philippine International Convention Center, Pasay City.
Also, Engr. Eutiquio M. Guantero Jr, IIEE-CRCSA founding President, was recognized as 2011 Most Outstanding Electrical Engineer in the field of Consultancy and Engr. Renato A. Datuin, 2005 Chapter President, was selected as 2011 Most Outstanding Electrical Engineer in the field of Industry.