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Industry Tours at EPEC 2011

Tour Overview

Industry tour is scheduled on the Monday, October 3, 2011 and includes visits to CG Power Systems Canada and RTDS Technologies. There will be two tours, one in the morning and the other in the afternoon. Each guided tour is limited to 22 participants.

CG Power Systems Canada Inc.
CG Power Systems Canada manufactures medium and large power transformers to IEEE-standards, CSA standards, and IEC standards where required. CG Power Systems Canada's technological expertise in the field of HVDC converter tranformers is amongst the most advanced in the world, as it its leadership in large autotransformer technology.

RTDS Technologies Inc.
RTDS Technologies Inc. manufactures RTDS real time digital power system simulators, which is the industry standard for real time simulation and used in over 30 countries worldwide. RTDS Technologies Inc. at its facility in Winnipeg carries out the research and development of innovative hardware and software, and provides training, education, and simulation consultancy services.

Registration for tours costs $20 per person and must be confirmed by September 23, 2011.

Those attendees already registered for the conference may contact Kimberly Laing at klaing@hvdc.ca to add their name to the list and arrange payments.

Disclaimer: The conference organizers reserve the right to cancel a tour should there be few registrants. In that case, those registered for the tour will have the option of attending the other tour time or receive a refund.

 

Tour Schedules

Morning Tour
09:30 am Leave Fairmont Hotel
2 Lombard Place, Winnipeg, MB, R3B 0Y3, Canada
09:45 am Arrive at CG Power Systems Canada Inc.
101 Rockman Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 0L7, Canada
10:45 am Leave CG Power Systems
 
11:00 am Arrive at RTDS Technologies Inc.
100-150 Innovation Drive, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2E1, Canada
12:00 pm Leave RTDS Technologies Inc.
 
12:30 pm Arrive at Fairmont Hotel
 

 

Afternoon Tour
01:30 pm Leave Fairmont Hotel
2 Lombard Place, Winnipeg, MB, R3B 0Y3, Canada
01:45 pm Arrive at CG Power Systems Canada Inc.
101 Rockman Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 0L7, Canada
02:45 pm Leave CG Power Systems
 
03:00 pm Arrive at RTDS Technologies Inc.
100-150 Innovation Drive, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2E1, Canada
04:00 pm Leave RTDS Technologies Inc.
 
04:30 pm Arrive at Fairmont Hotel