Thanks to ICC Photographer Tom Champion, we have a number of pictures of the Spring meeting in Tuscon! These will be found on the ICC Instagram Account, as well as appearing on the Spring 2018 PES-ICC Meeting page. We will try to post a couple a day, so please check back periodically, or follow us on Instagram!
Congratulations to ICC Member George Anders, who was recently awarded the IEEE PES Roy Billinton Power System Reliability Award!
The citation reads: For contributions in development of probabilistic models in power system planning and equipment remaining life
It is with sadness that we share the news of the passing of former ICC regular Dr. Steve Boggs on June 2nd. The following was shared by the University of Connecticut:
It is with deepest sorrow we inform you that our longtime beloved friend, colleague and mentor, Dr. Steve Boggs, passed away in peace on […]
A number of awards and certificates of appreciation were given out at the Spring 2018 meeting in Tucson, Arizona. Special for this meeting, was the Dr. George H. Bahder Memorial Award, presented to Joseph Zimnoch Sr. His citation read “For contributions to the understanding of manufacturing, installation and operational issues of high-pressure pipe-type, self-contained liquid-filled […]
The J.W. Marriott Starr Pass will keep their Primo restaurant open for ICC attendees on Monday, 9-May-2018.
This restaurant is conveniently located within the hotel rather than traveling into downtown Tucson. Reservations may be made at +1-570-791-6071.
A menu is available here: http://www.marriott.com/hotel-restaurants/tussp-jw-marriott-tucson-starr-pass-resort-and-spa/primo-with-patio-dining/83413/online-menu.mi“.
In addition to the previously announced presentation “Design, testing and installation of Beatrice OFW XLPE cable system”, Discussion Group C37 will have a second presentation: “NEMO Link – Installation of World First 400kV DC XLPE Cable Link” by SHOJI MASHIO
NEMO link is being installed between UK and Belgium for 141km (88 miles) route length.
Since this is […]
Table-Top Vendors, the hotel has provided the following details for shipment of any materials you may need to send to JW Marriott. Please remember that any and all costs associated with shipping/receiving of your packages is your responsibility. If you have questions about these charges, please contact The UPS Store onsite at (520) 791-6200.
An update to the Spring 2018 agenda has been posted here, to accommodate moving C31D to Monday Afternoon.
Also, Discussion Group C37D on Submarine Cables would like to announce one of their presentations:
Design, testing and installation of Beatrice OFW XLPE cable system
The 245 kV XLPE cables for Beatrice Offshore Wind Farm is used to export the […]
The final agenda has been posted to the ICC Website here. This is expected to be the final agenda update, although last minute changes could still occur, and will be posted at the registration area.
Remember that Guidebook is also available for your mobile device, and will be updated with any last minute changes in “real […]
The agenda for the spring 2018 meeting in Tuscon has been updated here. There are still several room locations that are pending confirmation with the hotel. Please continue to check back for updates as we get closer to the meeting. Details have also been updated for the Educational Session.