NMPP to host Transformer Workshop Sept. 24

August 27, 2019

The Nebraska Municipal Power Pool (NMPP) will host a Transformer Workshop on Sept. 24 at Western Nebraska Community College’s Powerline Construction and Maintenance Lab in Alliance, Neb., for NMPP member utilities.

The workshop will run from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. and is geared toward new apprentice lineworkers looking for in-depth information regarding transformers and journey level lineworkers needing a refresher course. Topics include:

  • Theory and basics
  • Parts and operation
  • Nameplates
  • Parallel transformers
  • Windings, ratios and polarity
  • Making connections, and
  • Fusing

The cost for the workshop is $7, which covers the lunch cost. For a registration form, click here. For more information, email Rich Eyemann or Mandy Hansen.