NMPP to host Transformer Workshop Sept. 24

September 16, 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 will include:

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

Cost for the workshop is $7, which covers lunch. Click to download a registration form.