Study Committee 2

Study Committee NO:(2)

Study Committee No. : (2) :Cables & Overhead Lines


  • Theory, design, applications, manufacture, installation, testing, operation, maintenance and diagnostics techniques for land and submarine, AC and DC insulated cable systems.
  • The design, the construction and the operation of overhead lines including the mechanical and electrical ( in cooperation with SC C4) design of line components(conductors, ground wires, insulators, accessories, structures and their foundations).
  • The validation tests, the study of in service performance and the assessment of the state of line components and elements.
  • The maintenance and the refurbishment and life extension as well as upgrading and up rating of overhead lines.
  • Related to SC B1, and SC B2 of CIGRE “for more information please visit…”



  • Eng. Ahmed Abdullah Al Rahbi

    Chairman of Study Committee No. 2

    Manager, Asset Performance Management Department
    Oman Electricity Transmission Company
    Email: rahbi@cigre-gcc.org
    Tel: +968 2 428 3047, Fax: +968 2 230 9046, P.O.Box: 1389, P.C:132, Al Khoud

    Sultanate of Oman

Donor Members

Oman Electricity Transmission Co.

Eng. Thani Bin Mohammed Al Khusaibi


Ministry of Energy Electricity & Water UAE

Eng. Fatima Al Shamsi

United Arab Emirates

Oman Cables Industry

Mr. Mahdi Abdelkhalek


GCC Interconnection Authority (GCCIA)

Eng. Ahmed Ali Al Ebrahim

Saudi Arabia

Energoprojekt Entel Ltd

Mr. Momcilo Mrvic


Collective Members

Al Ahleia Switchgear Co.


Bahra cables Company

Saudi Arabia

Mazoon Electricity Company


Al-Gihaz CO. LTD

Saudi Arabia