Recommendations of GCC CIGRE 6th Annual Symposium

(Manama 25-26 October 1995)


1.     Exchange of technical and statistical information related to design, operation, and maintenance of Transformers.

2.    Consideration of Ecological and climatic condition in the GCC Countries during standardization of transformers specifications as these are different than those used in the Electrical standards (IEC).

3.     Establishing GCC standards for transformer tests, materials, and oils.

4.   Encouraging manufacture of transformers and related instrument and materials in the GCC Countries.

5.     Encouraging study of Electromagnetic waves emanating from transformers and their effect on the environment. Results of these studies shall be taken into consideration during design and construction of new substations.

Donor Members

Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure, UAE

Eng. Yousif Al Ali

United Arab Emirates

Oman Electricity Transmission Co.

Eng. Ahmed Abdullah Al Rahbi


Oman Cables Industry

Mr. Mohammed Al Sumri


Collective Members

Intelligent Devices and Systems

United Arab Emirates

Al Ahleia Switchgear Co.


Bahra cables Company

Saudi Arabia

Riyadh Cables Group of Companies

Saudi Arabia

Midal Cables Company Limited