Megger holds training course in Bahrain
Distributor firms reap benefits from electrical testing programme
Global electrical testing firm Megger has just concluded a four-day training course for its distributor firms in Bahrain’s Gulf Hotel.
The course – entitled ‘Theory and Practice of Electrical Testing’ – was organised soley for the local distributors of Megger’s product range, and was attended by executives from 35 regional firms.
The aim of the training week was to introduce new products and upcoming products into the region. A hands-on practical session followed each presentation, allowing the participants to familiarise themselves with the products they sell and chance to see in detail how the equipment works.
Among the presenters where Alan Purton, a veteran of Megger who flew into Bahrain from the Megger Limited head office in Dover, UK to deliver presentations on specific products such as Cable Fault Locators, Transformer Testing and Installation Testing equipment. Boel Ekberg & Mark Mitrica from Megger Sweden where also presenting products from the Programma range, a company famous in its own right which became part of the Megger group in 2007.
Applications engineers Hussain Al-Juffairi and Mohammed Tariq delivered specific presentations on the Pax products and MPRT.
Finally, Megger’s head of operations for the Middle East, Nick Parton, welcomed the participants and give an in-depth lecture on Earth Testing.