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Policies and Procedures for Working Groups

After several years of diligent work by Lauri Hiivala (thank you Lauri!), new and updated Policies and Procedures for Working Groups have been approved to comply with the latest IEEE requirements.

The Policies and Procedures for Working Groups are the “marching orders” for how working groups are to be run. All ICC participants, but especially []

Passing of Ed Walton

It is with sadness that we share the news of the passing of former ICC regular Ed Walton on March 19, 2021.

Ed’s Obituary: https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/hartfordcourant/obituary.aspx?pid=198114843

Passing of Bruce Bernstein

MAY 19, 1931 – NOVEMBER 29, 2020

It is with sadness that we share the news of the passing of
former ICC regular Bruce Bernstein on Sunday, November 29. 

Bruce was long time member of the IEEE Dielectric and Electrical Insulation Society, the Power Engineering Society, the IEEE Insulated Conductors Committee (ICC). He also served as the []

Passing of Bill McDermid

APRIL 28, 1939 – AUGUST 13, 2020

It is with sadness that we share the news of the passing of former ICC regular Bill McDermid on August 13, 2020.

Bill’s Obituary: https://passages.winnipegfreepress.com/passage-details/id-275086/MCDERMID_WILLIAM

Fall 2020 Meeting Cancelled

Hello; As I am sure you are aware, the COVID-19 global pandemic has continued to affect various meetings and events. The Spring 2020 meeting was cancelled due to COVID-19, and we again have to make the difficult choice to cancel the Fall 2020 meeting due to the ongoing pandemic. Our meeting []

ICC Officer News

ICC Officer News: We have had some officer changes
within ICC in the recent weeks.  Art Maldonado resigned from his position
as ICC Vice-Chair and as Chair of Working Group D17W; we have appreciated Art’s
contributions to the ICC and wish him well.  Within AdCom, we were already
seeking to fill the position of Second Vice Chair and were []

Welcome New Officers

With the new year, we welcome a new slate of ICC Officers! Welcome to new ICC Chair Henk Geene and Vice Chair/Treasurer Art Maldonado!

As we thank Rusty Bascom for his last two years as Chair, his duties are not finished yet as he will serve as Immediate Past Chair for the next two years. []

Fall 2019 Awards

The Fall 2019 meeting saw the recognition of a number of ICC members for their presentations at the Spring 2019 meeting, and for there service as Chairs and Vice Chairs. Please take a minute to congratulate all those who were honored this fall. Linked Here.

Discussion Group A06D – Accelerated Electrical Aging

Discussion Group A06D on Accelerated Electrical Aging will be meeting on Monday, October 21, from 10:30 AM to 12:15 PM. They currently have two presentations lined up:

Performance of joints in wet environment by Nigel Hampton

Prequalification Test of Extruded HVDC 525-kV-Underground Cable Systems by S. Pöhler

“Indispensable Insulated Conductors”

The September/October edition of the IEEE Electrical Insulation Magazine features a lead editorial by our own Harry Orton! The magazine is a publication of the Dielectrics & Electrical Insulation Society, and the entire edition is dedicated to cable insulation. Take a moment to find a copy and take a read.