TECHIMP ALTANOVA GROUP, together with its local representative EDALTEC, has conducted a workshop about Partial Discharge testing and monitoring at the Department of Electrical Engineering of the University of Santiago de Chile.

More than 40 technical responsible engineers from various segments like transmission, distribution, power generation and industry were following sessions about the basic physical aspects of partial discharge as well as options to implement PD testing and monitoring into asset management strategies. Lively interaction during the Q&A sessions, demonstrated the great interest in this topic and the importance of condition assessment during daily operation of electrical equipment.