B5 – Protection and automation

Mission

To facilitate and promote the progress of engineering and the international exchange of information and knowledge in the field of protection and automation. To add value to this information and knowledge by means of synthesizing state-of-the-art practices and developing recommendations.

 

Technological field of activity

• Power system protection, substation control and automation, remote control systems and equipment, metering systems and equipment.

 

Scope

Within its technical field of activity, Study Committee B5 addresses topics throughout the asset management life-cycle phases; from conception, through research, development, design, production, deployment, operation, and end-of life. At all stages, technical, safety, economic, environmental and social aspects are addressed as well as interactions with, and integration into, the evolving power system and the environment. All aspects of performance, specification, testing and the application of testing techniques are within scope, with a specific focus on the impact of changing interactions and demands due to evolution of the power system. Life cycle assessment techniques, risk management techniques, education and training are also important aspects.

Within this framework additional specific areas of attention include:

• Theory, principles and concepts, functionality, technological development,
design, performance and application of materials, efficiency.
• Manufacturing, quality assurance, application guidance, planning,
routing and location, construction, erection, installation.
• Reliability, availability, dependability, maintainability and maintenance,
service, condition monitoring, diagnostics, restoration, repair, loading,
upgrading, uprating.
• Refurbishment, re-use/re-deployment, deterioration, dismantling, disposal.

Kontakt osobe:

Key contact

Chairman: RENATA RUBEŠA, Ph. D.

Croatian Transmission System Operator Ltd. (HOPS d.o.o.)
Business Integration Sector
Kupska ul. 4, HR-10000 ZAGREB
phone: +385 01 45 45 542
e-mail: renata.rubesa@hops.hr

Secretary: ZBUNJAK ZORAN, B. Sc.

HOPS d.o.o.  PrP RIJEKA
Marinčićeva 3, 51211 MATULJI
tel.: 051 71 07 33
e-mail: zoran.zbunjak@hops.hr

Webmaster: ZBUNJAK ZORAN, B. Sc.

HOPS d.o.o.  PrP RIJEKA
Marinčićeva 3, 51211 MATULJI
tel.: 051 71 07 33
e-mail: zoran.zbunjak@hops.hr

Membership

The SC currently consists of:

21 Regular Members, 2 Honorary Members and 19 Observer Members.

Regular Members

CHAIRMAN: RENATA RUBEŠA, Ph. D. 

Croatian Transmission System Operator Ltd. (HOPS d.o.o.)
Business Integration Sector
Kupska ul. 4, HR-10000 ZAGREB
phone: +385 01 45 45 542
e-mail: renata.rubesa@hops.hr

SECRETARY: ZORAN ZBUNJAK, B. Sc.

Croatian Transmission System Operator Ltd. (HOPS d.o.o.)
Transmission Area RIJEKA
Marinčićeva 3, HR-51211 MATULJI
phone.: +385 51 71 07 33
e-mail: zoran.zbunjak@hops.hr

 

Honorary Members

Observer Members