Welcome to SC B2 (Overhead Lines)


To get an overview about the recent and current activities of SC B2 please have a look at the Annual Report 2015

Annual Report 2015 SC B2 (pdf, 213kB)

B2 has issued a "Green Book" which presents the state of the art of modern Overhead Line Business. It was presented at the Session Paris 2014 and can be ordered at the Cigre Homepage.

Pub Green Books (pdf, 1MB)

Topics of concern and /or interest

CAG (Customer Advisory Group) of B2 has carried out an investigation about the main toopics of concern and / or interest. The enclosed paper provides details.

CIGRE SC B2 2014 Survey Feedback Letter (pdf, 116kB)

B2 Programm for the session in Paris 2016 from August 21st to August 26th

The Cigre Session 2016 in Paris will start with the Opening Ceremony on Sunday August 21st at 16:00h and will be finished for B2 members and observers with the Technical and Administrative Meeting on Friday 26th August app 16:00h.

The General Program of the session can be found on the Cigre Homepage, including information about the program, administrative matters, bookings, accomodation, etc.

Our Study Committee B2 "Overhead Lines" has it´s own program (room allocation and timetable are provisional, please check prior to the session / meetings): 

SC B2   MONDAY 22nd August 

    14:30 – 16:00 Tutorials B2, half day

SC B2  TUESDSAY 23rd August 

    9:30 – 16:00 B2 presenters´ meeting with  Special Reporters, full day, room 361

SC B2  WEDNESDAY   24th August 

     8:45 – 18:00  B2 session full day, Grand Amphitheatre

SC B2  THURSDAY  25th August

   9:00 -  12:30 B2 Poster Session, 2nd floor Hall Maillot

  14:00 – 17:30 Technical Meeting 1st part, room 352B

  (19:30 Cigre cocktail reception)

SC B2  FRIDAY  26th August

    9:00 – 16:00 Technical Meeting 2nd part followed by Administrative Meeting, room 352B  


Session+46_+Gen+Prog++BD (pdf, 2MB)

B2 session in Dublin, Ireland 28th - 30th May 2017

and Symposium "Experiencing the Future Power System….Today" Trinity College Dublin 29th May - 2nd June 2017

Call-for-Papers-Final-Version_July 1 2016 (pdf, 970kB)

CIGRE Dublin 2017 Symposium Brochure (pdf, 5MB)

please find more Information about the Symposium at: http://cigredublin2017.net/

provisional program for the B2 Meeting, Tutorial and Symposium

B2 SC Technical Meeting, Administrative Meeting

Mon 29/5  AM+PM  Technical Meeting and Administrative Meeting

Tue 30/5    AM  B2 Tutorials

Expected Meetings of WGs and TAGs

Sat 27/5   AM+PM 

Sun 28/5   AM+PM 

CAG and SAG meetings

Sun 28/5    AM    CAG and SAG

Tutorials and Symposium, Technical Tour

Tue 30/5   PM Tutorials       

Wed 31/5  Symposion         

Thur 1/6    Symposion

Fri 2/6       Technical Tour