WETS'03 Workshop (World Energy Transmission System)
Which world energy transmission system in 2050?
What role would Power Insulated Cables play?
MEUDON, FRANCE Thursday 26 June, 2003
BIOGRAPHY of BUCEA George
Diploma in Electrical Engineering, Bucharest Polytechnic Institute
Specialist training in extra high voltage polymeric and oil filled cable
systems and high voltage apparatus.
A total of over 24 months were spent working at cable and apparatus
manufacturers in England, Italy, Germany, Japan and Finland during the years
of 1973 to 2003
Membership of Professional Societies:
Member Institution of Engineers, Australia
Countries of Work Experience
Australia, Romania, Thailand and Japan
Principal Engineer/HV Underground Power Cable Projects,
TransGrid, Sydney - Australia
TransGrid became the registered business name of the Electricity
Transmission Authority of NSW/Australia as from
30 May 1995.
Responsible for the design, route selection, specification and contract
administration of High Voltage cable installations up to and including
330 kV, throughout TransGrid's transmission system.
Responsible for material inspection and testing carried out by cable
manufacturers and contractors during manufacture, installation and
commissioning to ensure that all is in compliance with the contract.
Responsible for the investigation and development of new technologies in
relation to high voltage cable systems and cable accessories in conjunction
with cable manufacturers to achieve more reliable and cost effective
Responsible for the investigation, testing and evaluation of the condition
of TransGrid HV power cable systems and provide consultancy assistance to HV
and EHV cable users from Australia and overseas.