Earthing, Lightning & Surge Protection Forum (ELSP2011)

Venue: Medina Executive, Brisbane

Location: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Event Date/Time: Mar 30, 2011 End Date/Time: Mar 31, 2011
Registration Date: Mar 28, 2011
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What you will gain from this forum:
• Update your knowledge on best practice and find practical solutions in earthing, lightning and surge protection technologies
• Clearly understand the Australia New Zealand Standard AS/NZ 1768 of Lightning
• Protection of Persons and Property
• Network with experienced experts and your peers
• Discuss compliance to standards with experienced electrical engineers
• Learn how optimal electrical earthing, lightning and surge protection design can improve production and reduce costs
• Learn the application of standards in earthing designs
• Learn how to manage lightning risk
• Understand how to select surge arresters for the primary power system
• Learn how to apply IEEE 837 Standard in substation grounding
• Learn about the new methodology for carrying out lightning risk assessments on distribution lines

With an impressive line-up of top practioners in the field from leading companies such as ABB Australia, ERICO, Due Diligence Engineers, Bureau of Meteorology, Kattron, NHP, WeatherBug (USA) and Phoenix Contact. You will also hear case studies from Lightning Protection International and AECOM.

Who should attend?
• Electrical Engineers & Technicians
• Engineering Managers
• Project & Design Engineers
• Instrumentation & Control Technicians and Engineers
• Plant Operators
• Safety Facilitators
• Process Safety and Loss Prevention Managers
• Government Safety Regulators/inspectors
• OHS/Training Managers who want to better understand best practice in earthing & lightning
• Risk Assessors

For more information or to register for this event contact thr Forum Coordinator Arna Homes on


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