Arrival & Investment of New High Voltage Equipment

Further High Voltage Switchgear in York

Second High Voltage Ring in York

We are delighted to confirm the arrival and investment of further Electrical High Voltage equipment at our head office and training centre in York. This is additional equipment to create a second HV ring in York to add to our already well established HV ring in our main practical area.

The installation of the switchgear is currently in progress and being managed by our busy electrical training team, led by Graham Taylor our HV/LV Training Manager.

James Booth, CEO at PPL Training speaking about the new switchgear: “By regularly investing in new switchgear, we strive to give our HV AP delegates the best possible training experience."

New and returning delegates will be able to explore varied scenarios with the flexibility of using both rings.

New Equipment Includes:

    • 1 x Merlin Gerin Genie - CB6 circuit breaker
    • 1 x Merlin Gerin 1600A LV Feeder Pillar
    • 1 x Lucy FRMU Mk2a Oil RMU
    • 1 x Lucy VRN2a SF6 RMU
    • 1 x Schneider RN2C SF6 RMU
    • 2 x Merlin Gerin SE6 SF6 switches
    • 1 x Merlin Gerin CE6 SF6 circuit breaker

Our City & Guilds Accredited High Voltage Training Courses

Our diary for 2019 is beginning to fill up. You and your team could take advantage of our new and existing HV rings in York and Slough by booking onto one of our City & Guilds Accredited High Voltage courses.

View all of our High Voltage courses here. For further information or for course enquiries contact our friendly team on 0333 121 1215 or email


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