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Ethekwini Integrated Protection & Control

Case Study: eThekwini Integrated Protection & Control

The Company eThekwini Municipality is a Category A municipality found in the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal. The area is topographically hilly, with many gorges and ravines, and almost no true coastal plain. Durban has a turbulent history dating from ivory hunters in the 1820s and their...
Netstar Case Study

Case Study: Making service click at Altech Netstar

The Customer Altech Netstar is a pioneer in the stolen vehicle tracking and recovery (SVR) industry in South Africa. The business caters for a wide range of needs with its product range. It’s locally designed and manufactured systems have stood the test of time. With over 600,000 vehicles under its...
Case Study AASA

Case Study: Automobile Association of SA (AASA) Implementation of a fully integrated workforce management solution

The Company The AASA was formed in 1930, with the primary aim to address motoring issues of national and macro-economic importance. Almost 80 years later, they are still championing the needs of the motoring public. AASA is a non-profit organisation providing services to its members such as...
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D20 Update

The purpose of this course is to provide Telecontrol Technicians/Engineers with sufficient knowledge to use the advanced functionalities of GE D20 RTU/Substation Gateway. Duration 3 days Intended Audience This training module is intended for Telecontrol Technicians/Engineers who have relevant...

RS232/RS485/RS422 - Serial Communications Courses

The purpose of this course is to provide Telecontrol Technicians/Engineers with sufficient knowledge to enable them to work with the RTU. This course is available on request.

Introduction to Telecontrol

This course is intended for attendees with no prior knowledge of RTU and SCADA Systems. This is a brief overview on RTU and SCADA system philosophies. This course is available on request.

DDC Compiler

The purpose of this course is to provide Telecontrol Technicians/Engineers with sufficient knowledge to use the advanced functionalities of ERTU .

ESTEL Protocol Course

The 101 Protocol Training is an intensive course that covers all aspects of the 101 protocol. Learn the open standards-based protocol that serves as the communication link between substation computers, RTUs (Remote Terminal Units), IEDs (Intelligent Electronic Devices) and master stations.
PTSI Click Award

Powertech System Integrators wins ClickSoftware Implementation Partner of the Year 2016

Powertech System Integrators (PTSI), a subsidiary of Powertech and the JSE listed Altron Group, was announced the winner of the ClickSoftware Implementation Partner of the Year 2016 at the ClickConnect SA event last week which was held at the Hyatt Regency, Rosebank. Having also won the...
PTSI Zebra Award

Powertech System Integrators wins Zebra Technologies' award: Value Added Reseller - Leading Zebra Solutions Provider in SA_17Aug16

Powertech System Integrators (PTSI), a subsidiary of Powertech and the JSE listed Altron Group, has been recognised with the Zebra Technologies Value Added Reseller – Leading Zebra Solutions Provider Award of Excellence for 2015 in South Africa. This prestigious honour recognises Zebra channel...
PTSI Click Software

Powertech System Integrators wins ClickSoftware Partner of the Year Award at ClickConnect SA event_21July16

Powertech System Integrators (PTSI), a subsidiary of Powertech and the JSE-listed Altron Group, walked away with the Partner of the Year Award at the annual ClickSoftware ClickConnect partner event, held in Rosebank. ClickSoftware is a leading provider of automated mobile workforce management and...
GIS

Geospatial solution enhanced with Java adoption_1March2016

GE’s Digital Energy business has improved the customer experience of its Smallworld geospatial solutions by adopting Java technology from Oracle. Utilising one the world’s largest software ecosystems enables cost of ownership reductions for its customers though Java’s extensive available resources...

Cordex Battery Charger System Training

The purpose of this course is to provide Technicians and Engineers with sufficient knowledge to use the basic functionalities of the Cordex Battery Charging system.

DNP Protocol Course

DNP3 Protocol Training is an intensive course that covers all aspects of the DNP3 protocol. Learn the open standards-based protocol that serves as the communication link between substation computers, RTUs (Remote Terminal Units), IEDs (Intelligent Electronic Devices) and master stations.

GE MULTILIN DX319 High Impedance Buszone Protection Course for Eskom Distribution

This course is intended to assist the user to find their way around the schemes that are supplied by Powertech SI to ESKOM. The schemes consist of the 4BZ5700, 4BZ5800 and 4BZ5900 schemes utilizing the GE Multilin F35 and MIB type relays.

GE MULTILIN CBP02 – Capacitor Bank Protection Course for Eskom Transmission

This course is intended to assist the user to find their way around the schemes that are supplied by Powertech SI to ESKOM. The schemes consist of the 5CB5300, 5CB5400, 5CB5500 and 5CB5600 schemes utilizing the GE Multilin C70 and MIB type relays.

IEC 60870-5-101 Protocol Course

The 101 Protocol Training is an intensive course that covers all aspects of the 101 protocol. Learn the open standards-based protocol that serves as the communication link between substation computers, RTUs (Remote Terminal Units), IEDs (Intelligent Electronic Devices) and master stations.

ERTU Part 2 (Advanced)

The purpose of this course is to provide Telecontrol Technicians/Engineers with comprehensive knowledge to enable them to work with the IST RTU.

MV XLPE Cables Install, Joint and Terminate

The course will concentrate on the technical data as well as practical aspects of installing, jointing and terminating XLPE medium voltage cables.

ecWIN and Silk Course

This course focuses on topics for ecWIN 6.1 system administrators and meter level & system level customization using the ecMANAGER interface in ecWIN. This course will also focus on a brief understanding of Silk TM , a web based monitoring application for clients to view their consumption.

Refresher Course: MV XLPE & PILC Cables Install, Joint and Terminate

The course is offered ONLY for people whose current certifications are expiring within 3 months and need to get recertified or have attended a course and had not been declared competent in theory and practical.

Rewrite: MV XLPE & PILC Cables Install, Joint and Terminate

The course is offered ONLY for people who have already attended the MV XLPE & PILC. It is aimed at those who have been declared competent in their practical assessments, but still need to be declared competent in the theory assessment in order to receive their certification.
Mobile Workforce Management Event 16 March

Enterprise Mobile Workforce - "A Shared Learning Event"

PTSI's Engineering Information Systems Team hosted a successful Mobile Workforce Management Event last week by cutting through the fluff. They were joined by C Level Decision Makers for a morning of enlightenment where they showed real life case studies of implementing world class Workforce...
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GE D400 Substation Gateway

Course Description The purpose of this course is to provide Telecontrol Technicians/Engineers with sufficient knowledge to use the basic functionalities of SCADA GE D400 gateway as a substation data manager in Eskom Transmission substations. This course provides instruction on the essential skills...
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D25 Replacement Bay Processor

Course Description The purpose of this course is to provide Telecontrol Technicians/Engineers with sufficient knowledge to use the basic functionalities of GE D25 Replacement Bay Processor as used in the Eskom Transmission substations as dedicated bay processors. This includes: Hardware...

ERTU Basic

The purpose of this course is to provide Telecontrol Technicians/Engineers with sufficient knowledge to enable them to work with the IST E/RTU .
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D20 Part 2

Course Description The purpose of this course is to provide Telecontrol Technicians/Engineers with sufficient knowledge to use the advanced functionalities of GE D20 RTU/Substation Gateway. Duration 5 days Intended Audience This training module is intended for Telecontrol Technicians/Engineers who...
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D20 Part 1

Course Description The purpose of this course is to provide Telecontrol Technicians/Engineers with sufficient knowledge to use the basic functionalities of GE D20 RTU/Gateway. This course includes instruction on the GE D20 substation RTU/Gateway as well as ConfigPro, the configuration tool required...