Oman-based Mazoon Electricity Company had recently organised a training workshop for cable jointers at Mussannah region of the sultanate.
It was conducted in collaboration with UK-based REPL Group, a leading manufacturer of cable accessories approved by Distribution Code Review Panel (DCRP Oman).
The objective of the training event was to elucidate through practical demonstration the process of cable jointing, termination procedure and right practices to adopt while installing high voltage cables, said the statement from Mazoon Electricity Company.
It was attended by Al Batinah South project team including consultant engineers, operations and maintenance staff, cable jointers of all contractors of Mazoon Electricity and maintenance contractors.
During the training workshop, REPL technical experts updated the participants on the right practice to adopt while carrying out cable jointing and termination for 11kV cable.
They also pointed out the common mistakes done by cable jointers while executing such projects.
The REPL technical experts stressed on the importance of using proper tools and illustrated the techniques and checks that needed to be performed before undertaking such works, said the statement.
The experts used visual presentation as well as by practical demonstration to give participants a clear understanding about the subject, it added.-TradeArabia News Service