Dry Type Transformers: Applications and Uses


Please plan to attend this meeting of the Industry Applications Society. The speaker will be Kevin Eaton, Sales and Marketing Manager, SGB-USA.

 This presentation will provide the basis of the selection of when to use what type of transformer (liquid vs dry) and a selection guide for the different types of dry type transformers themselves (VPI, VPE, Cast, Resibloc, and other dry type technologies).  The presentation will also cover some of the new emerging technologies and types of dry transformers being offered in the market space. 

  Date and Time




  • Zio Fraedo's
  • 611 Gregory Lane
  • Pleasant Hill, California
  • United States

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  • Starts 18 December 2019 09:23 AM
  • Ends 15 January 2020 06:00 PM
  • All times are US/Pacific
  • Admission fee ?
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Kevin Eaton


Kevin Eaton is the Sales and Marketing Manager for SGB-USA (subsidiary of the SGB-SMIT Group) for the North American Dry Type Transformer division.  He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Technology and over 21 years experience in the electrical field between his time as a certified electrician (journeyman / wireman) and the manufacturing side of the electrical industry.  His experience within the electrical field includes Elec-Tech Electrical Services, Square D / Schneider Electric, ABB, and presently SGB-USA. 

 His area of expertise includes NEC codes and standards, quality assurance, supply chain management, product application, sales, product development and production, marketing and commercial operations.  He is a member of the IEEE PES chapter in Nashville TN. 

No-host social at 5:30 pm; Presentation at 6:15pm; Dinner at 7:15 pm;

Presentation continues at 8:00 pm; Adjourn by 9:00 pm.

 Zio Fraedo’s, 611 Gregory Lane, Pleasant Hill. Call 925-933-9091 if you need directions.

 RSVP:  Please make reservations by January 13 by contacting Luis Soria via email: lmsq@pge.com or telephone: (415) 793-7909