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WELCOME TO CIGRE AUSTRALIA

Welcome to CIGRE Australia.  First port of call for power network know-how.

CIGRE is the global technical forum for large electric systems and aims to support our members in leveraging our global network to develop enhanced solutions for Australian organisations and the community. 

CIGRE counts more than 14000 equivalent members in over 90 countries. This membership is composed of researchers, academics, engineers, technicians, suppliers, and other decision makers, and is supported by 3500 experts actively collaborating in a structured work programme.

In Australia, we have over 70 organisations and 550 active members contributing to and leveraging the global network to meet our challenging market and geographic environment.

Watch a short video animation that introduces CIGRE and the value our global and local organisation delivers by clicking here>

LATEST NEWS

CIGRE Transformer Interactive Workshop - Registrations OPEN !

CIGRE Australia is proud to present “Transformers - Dealing with the Unforeseen- an interactive workshop”.

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SEAPAC Early Bird

SEAPAC 17 EARLY BIRD registrations closes TODAY ( January 31) at midnight.
Action your final chance to get the best rate for this go-to event for protection, automation and control know-how. more >

Rapid Earth Fault Current Limiters draw international presenters to SEAPAC 17

The Victorian Government recently undertook a world-first trial to demonstrate the capabilities of a range of fully optimised Rapid Earth Fault Current Limiter (REFCL) technologies in reducing bushfire risk as a result of powerline faults or breakages.

Some of the results of the trial are very encouraging and the technology looks set to help address this crucial issue. At SEAPAC 17 a number of papers are being presented by a suite of international and local experts on the wider subject more >

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The latest update from our panels

Australian Panel C6 - Distributed systems and Dispersed Generatiion

Members of the Australian C6 Panel have been successful in having a paper accepted for presentation at the upcoming Paris Session 46 later this year. more >

CREDENTIALS

Tools for economically optimal transmission development

Tools for economically optimal transmission development Working Group C1.24 recently had a Technical Brochure published in the Cigré magazine -... more >

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The 6th edition of our highly successful South East Asia Protection, Automation and Control conference is scheduled for 14 and 15 March 2017.
This has become the go-to event for industry participants seeking the latest technical expertise, collaboration and networking for this important field.
We are pleased to acknowledge the support our gold sponsors; S & C Electric Company and Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL). more >

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No matter what language you say it in, expertise is crucial.

The first port of call for power network know-how is Cigré. The global technical forum for large electric systems Cigré counts more than 12000 equivalent members in over 90 countries. This membership is composed of researchers, academics, engineers, technicians, suppliers, and other decision makers, and is supported by 2500 experts actively collaborating in a structured work programme. more >

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We are empowering Australia’s power industry professionals with the know-how and skills they need to develop enhanced technical solutions for their organisations. These solutions select the best and most appropriate the world has to offer to meet the needs of the Australian market and wider community. more >

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With its global footprint across in excess of 90 countries, Cigré offers unique international perspectives and unfettered access to a worldwide pool of experts and peers.

This global know-how has been built on a reputation for technical excellence through Cigré’s uniquely apolitical forum where unconstrained ideas are freely exchanged. more >

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The engine room of the Cigré model is its approach to networking and sharing know-how.

Cigré genuinely believes that the ‘whole is greater than the sum of its parts’ and it is this philosophy that builds the collective intelligence of our network and industry. more >

EVENTS

SEAPAC 2017 - Pullman Melbourne , Albert Park Hotel, 65 Queens Road, Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria ============================== Technical Tour Thursday 16th March Wilson Transformer Glen Waverley, Mar. 14 - 15, 2017

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Transformers - "Dealing with the unforeseen - An Interactive Workshop" - Hilton Hotel 488 George Street Sydney -Australia , Mon, Apr. 3, 2017

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Dublin Symposium - Trinity College Dublin, May. 29 - Jun. 2, 2017

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