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Bad Things Can Happen to Insulators

March 3, 2018 • ARTICLE ARCHIVE, Editorial by Marvin, Editorial Columns, InsulatorsComments (0)

Insulators are probably the only components in a power system that find themselves continually exposed to the full spectrum of possible service stresses, any one of which can cause them to fail. These include: high electric field, pollution, wetting events, corona, temperature swings, mechanical shock, interactions with birds and other wildlife, winds,...

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INMR ‘Family Album’

INMR ‘Family Album’

January 7, 2017 • ARTICLE ARCHIVE, Editorial by Marvin, Editorial Columns

Almost everyone has a treasured family album containing vintage photos of parents, relatives and friends. INMR is no exception with its own ‘high voltage family’ that goes back to its start in 1993. Searching through archives filled with thousands of... Read More

2017 INMR WORLD CONGRESS Barcelona-Sitges, Nov 5-8, 2017

December 24, 2016 • ARTICLE ARCHIVE, Editorial by Marvin

The 2017 INMR WORLD CONGRESS will take place at the Meliã Hotel & Conference Center in Sitges-Barcelona, Spain, Nov. 5-8, 2017. This industry conference and exhibition follows the 2015 INMR WORLD CONGRESS in Munich, which attracted over 600 participants... Read More

A Power Industry Book Like No Other. Coming in 2018 …

December 24, 2016 • ARTICLE ARCHIVE, Editorial by Marvin

There is no shortage of technical texts serving the information needs of the world’s electrical power industry. That’s why INMR has a chosen a different format for its coming book that will celebrate 25 years of reporting on power line and substation... Read More

What Happened to Our Love Affair with Power Lines?

What Happened to Our Love Affair with Power Lines?

September 17, 2016 • Editorial by Marvin

Outgoing Chairman of Study Committee B2 (Overhead Lines), Konstantin Papailiou, began the General Meeting this past CIGRE by singing Happy Birthday. What he was celebrating was the 125th anniversary of the first-ever overhead line – a three-phase AC line... Read More

Vaclav Sklenicka Receives 2016 Claude de Tourreil Memorial Award

Vaclav Sklenicka Receives 2016 Claude de Tourreil Memorial Award

April 9, 2016 • ARTICLE ARCHIVE, Editorial by Marvin

This past March marked the 10th anniversary of the untimely passing of Dr. Claude de Tourreil – one of our industry’s most beloved and influential personalities when it comes to outdoor insulation. Claude devoted his life and professional career to... Read More

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