kA Testing

Wednesday 23rd May 2018 kA Testing Ltd held an Open Day at their premises in New Basford Nottingham on Wednesday 23rd May During the Open Day EIA Members and their CUSTOMERS visited a well-equipped, UKAS accredited test facility, to see first hand the specific testing which kA Testing Ltd, an EIA Member, can offer including: […]


Thursday 13 November 2014 at the Novotel Hotel, Birmingham Malcolm Hems¬†(EIA),¬†Hendric Stattmann (DuPont), Martin Shanel (DuPont) and Radoslaw Szewczyk (DuPont) A seminar on Nomex was held in collaboration with DuPont to introduce their products to engineers and scientists in the UK. The event was chaired by Mr Malcolm Hems from the EIA and the speakers […]

Industry Seminar on HV Cable Technology

6th November 2013 at Alstom Grid, St Leonards Avenue, Stafford The programme for the day comprised three morning presentations and two technical visits in the afternoon. Morning programme: 1. Power transmission and the need for HVDC (LCC and VSC) – Mr Colin Davidson from the Alstom Power Electronics Business Unit. 2. XLPE cables vs oil-paper […]


WEDNESDAY 7 SEPTEMBER 2011 The sixth in a series of EIA seminars provided an insight into the development of power systems and verification of transmission and distribution equipment. The National Renewable Energy Centre (Narec) hosted the event. The organisation’s role in supporting the development of emerging technologies, especially in off-shore wind farms, formed the backdrop […]


9th June 2010 at Huntsman Advanced Materials (UK), Duxford. The format of the day followed that of previous events with papers before and after lunch, followed by a site tour but with an added hands-on session. The event was well-attended with 17 delegates. A joint presentation was given by 2 Huntsman colleagues offering applications for […]


October 8 2009 at AREVA T&D Technology Centre, Stafford. The fourth in the series of industry seminars was hosted by the AREVA T&D Technology Centre. The morning centred on the materials and vacuum processing to fabricate cast resin and filament wound components for high voltage applications while the afternoon demonstrated the importance of the dielectric […]

VPI Insulation systems.

October 23rd 2008 at Jones Stroud Insulations, Longridge, Preston. The third in the series of industry seminars was kindly hosted by JSI-Krempel focused on “Vacuum Pressure Impregnation of Medium and High Voltage Rotating Machines”. Tutorials were given covering technology, manufacture and applications. The seminar was concluded with a tour of Jones Stroud factory with demonstrations […]

Electrical Insulation and Pre-Preg Seminar.

8th April 2008 at The Attwater Group, Preston, Lancashire. The second in the series of industry seminars saw an execllent attendance from a cross section of industry. The presentation had speakers from Jones Strouud Insulations and the Attwater Group and focused on the manufacture and applications of pre-pregs and industrial laminates. The seminar again concluded […]

Cast Resin Insulation Seminar.

1st November 2007 at Mekufa (UK) Ltd, Gloucester. The first in the series of industry seminars organised by the EIA, this presentation examined the manufacturing processes of cast resin insulation products and the associated problems and solutions. The seminar concluded with a factory tour to see the different insulation systems in the process of manufacture.