September 6, 2019 - 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

August 31, 2019 - “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.

August 31, 2019 - Engineering Ethics Training Session

The Tuesday morning Training Session will feature a presentation on Engineering Ethics. CEU’s will be available for those that register and attend.

Topic:  Engineering ethics
presentations typically involve a recital of the regulations and laws
pertaining to the engineering profession (usually read directly from an
overcrowded screen full of text).  Not only do these lectures bore me, but
it []

August 22, 2019 - ICC Newsletter Fall 2019

The ICC Fall 2019 Newsletter is now available! Please take a moment to read up on what is going on at the ICC. And most importantly when you are finished reading, please share it with other’s in your company to spread the word about the importance of the work done at the []

August 21, 2019 - Submarine Cables – C39D

Discussion Group C39D on Submarine Cables, has two presentations already lined up for the Fall 2019 ICC meeting. Abstracts follow. Make sure you are making your plans to join us in Scottsdale!

Installing Array Cables between Offshore Windturbines, from Land! FreeFloating over 40 km?, Willem Griffioen, Plumettaz SA

A method was developed to install energy []

June 20, 2019 - 2019 IEEE PES Prize Paper Award Webinar

George Anders will present the 2019 PES Prize Paper entitled “Rating of Underground Power Cables with Boundary Temperature Restrictions” through a webinar on Tuesday, July 2, 2019. This paper is selected as one of two PES prize papers among about 2000 papers published in all PES transactions over the past 3 years. The subject []

May 1, 2019 - 2019 IEEE PES Prize Paper Award

Authors George Anders and Heinrich
Brakelmann are recipients of the 2019 IEEE PES Prize Paper Award for their
“Rating of Underground Power Cables with Boundary Temperature Restrictions”,
which was published in the IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, vol. 33, No. 4,
pp. 1895-1902, August 2018. This award was established to recognize the most
outstanding papers from among those nominated by []

April 30, 2019 - JICABLE 2019

Jicable is an international forum for the exchange of information in the fields of research, industrial development, installation, operation and diagnoses relating to insulated power cables and their accessories from low voltage and special cables up to ultra high voltage cables and new technology cables.

Jicable 2019 will be held June 23-27, 2019 in Paris, France. []

April 19, 2019 - Spring 2019 Awards

At the Spring 2019 Meeting, the ICC honored many of our members, including giving the ICC Distinguished Service Award to Thomas Arnoldfor his many years leading the efficient operation of the ICC’s registration and treasurer activities. 

Congratulations to Thomas, and all of the recipients at this most recent meeting.  For a listing of all awards given, click []

March 31, 2019 - A06D – Accelerated Electrical Aging

Discussion Group A06D on Accelerated Electrical Aging will be meeting on Monday, April 8, 2019 during our Spring Meeting. They are planning on having the following presentations:

Marco Albertini, Prysmian, “Ageing of PP
based insulation for MV and HV cables”

G. C. Montanari, University of Texas,  “Electrical insulation aging under non -sinusoidal voltage: Resolving the challenge via []