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SF6 & Eco Gas Management and Transformer Oil Testing

Presented by insulating gas handling experts, EMT in partnership with insulating oil testing experts, VPS. Both leaders in their respective fields, this collaboration promises to deliver an informative and interactive event for electricity network providers. With new technologies, live product demonstrations and a rare opportunity to take a laboratory tour, this is a seminar not to be missed. Read on for more information about your hosts, the seminar agenda and how to register your place…  

Seminar Programme


  • 13th June 2024 Holiday Inn Express, Trafford City, Manchester (a 5 min. walk from VPS Power which will host the laboratory tour)

Arrival & registration will be at 09.30



  • Introduction to SF6
  • Current Legislation & Standards
  • The Future Landscape for SF6
  • Global Legislative & Control Changes (F-Gas)
  • Diminishing Supply & Recycling
  • SF6 & Alternatives Product Technologies Demonstration
  • New SF6 Alternative Gases
  • Dry Air Alternatives
  • Fluorinated Hydrocarbon Alternatives
  • Pending Legislation & Legal Challenges

There will be Q&A sessions, a networking lunch, and refreshment intervals throughout the day



  • Introduction to Asset Management
  • Importance of Sampling & Labelling in Accordance with IEC 60475
  • Laboratory Tour (note this element of the programme is only available at the Manchester venue)
  • Technical Standards & Methods
  • Categories of Equipment
  • Report Diagnosis Training
  • PCB Legislation

The seminar is scheduled to close between 16.00-16.30

EMT VPS Seminar Registration

Please complete the registration form to reserve your place. Registration closes 15th May

Refreshments and lunch will be provided

SF6 & Eco Gas Management

  • EMT provide market leading products and services for insulating gases
  • Specialising in gas testing and handling of SF6, Eco Gas and Dry Air insulating mediums
  • Expert in preventative maintenance testing, monitoring and leak detection equipment to support business continuity where assets must remain operational
  • Delivering ground-breaking gas analysis and handling solutions with patented Zerowaste and Smartfill technologies
  • Built on Expertise, Innovation & Compliance
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Transformer Oil Testing

  • For forty years, VPS have been at the forefront in providing laboratory testing and advisory services
  • Specialising in analysis and testing of transformer insulating oils
  • Expert in condition-based predictive maintenance programmes to prevent transformer failure ensuring consistent electricity supply for network providers and consumers
  • Delivering a bespoke innovative service in Transformer Oil Testing (TOT)
  • Built on Experience, Innovation & Sustainability
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EMT’s products and services deliver a total SF6 management solution to ensure you have everything you need to keep your SF6 operations running smoothly.