PBA Newsletters

Issue 17 December 2020

  • FernMark Certification
  • Expansion of PBA Christchurch
  • COVID-19 Restrictions See PBA Australia Team Take Unique Approach
  • Tricky Design and Build No Problem for PBA Cable Jointing Team
  • SF6 End of Life Disposal Service
  • PBA Welcomes
PBA News Issue 17

Issue 16 June 2020

  • COVID-19 Critical Work
  • New Melbourne Office
  • Super Load - Super Move
  • Tekapo B Bushing Replacement
  • Product Innovation
  • PBA Welcomes
PBA News Issue 16

Issue 15 December 2019

  • PBA Operations Australia and New Zealand
  • SF6 dangerous greenhouse gas
  • Success at Cable Jointer Competition
  • Award of NZ Cadet Forces employer of the year award
  • PBA - New Hawkes Bay Workshop
  • PBA Welcomes
PBA News Issue 15

Issue 14 April 2019

  • 10 year Anniversary
  • Ravensdown Christchurch Upgrade
  • OilWatch600Q-cd Low Frequency
  • Transformer Core Dry Out System
  • EcoGas600P Product Innovation
  • PBA Welcomes
PBA News Issue 14

Issue 13 January 2018

  • PBA Product Catalogue
  • PBA Awarded Meridian Five Year Cable Joint Maintenance and Monitoring Contract
  • 2017 EEA Conference
  • PBA Complete Counties Power - Port Waikato 22kV/400V OHUG Project
  • Update on Tom Wech - PBA Site Supervisor
  • Circuit Breaker Seminar
  • PBA's Electrical Energy Savings Through Target Setting and Action
PBA News Issue 13

Issue 12, October 2016

  • Transpower Utilising EcoGas600D
  • Cable Jointing Expertise in Fiji
  • Network Waitaki GXP
  • KiwiRail SF6 work
  • PBA's Nexans Accreditation
  • PBA Registers - Paperless Eutopia
  • Training, Training and more Training...
  • Celebrating 5 Years with PBA
  • PBA Welcomes John Hadjis

Issue 11, March 2016

  • The EcoGas600 Range
  • 2015 EEA Conference
  • PBA's Powerco Accreditation
  • PBA's PREQUAL Requal
  • Brockman - Rio Tinto
  • PBA Registers - Mobile Competencies
  • Taking The Next Step In Oil Processing
  • PBA Welcomes Steve Brown
  • Touch Rugby Sponsorship

Issue 10, July 2015

  • PBA's Dedicated Transformer Workshop
  • Helping in the Orion Network
  • Haywards C9/T9 & C10/T10 Upgrade Project
  • Safety Summit 2015, The PBA Quality, Safety and Environmental Management System
  • PBA's Cable Jointers in the Hawkes Bay
  • PBA Staff Celebrate 5 Years
  • PBA Welcomes Graham Ward
  • PBA's Biggest Loser Competition

Issue 9, Dec 2014

  • Hyundai Transformer Projects
  • 2014 EEA Conference
  • Special Kids Christmas Party
  • Reclamation of 1600kgs of SF6
  • Rex Bare - Keeping Sites Safe
  • PBA Contract Management Software
  • PBA Welcomes Dean Whiting

Issue 8, May 2014

  • PBA Celebrates a Successful Five Years
  • Another Iconic Power Generation Site to be Upgraded by PBA
  • PBA Factory Training at WTC
  • EPECentre Conference - Careers at PBA
  • PBA Mountain Biking Trip
  • PBA Summit
  • Safe as Houses with Mike Mackenzie

Issue 7, Dec 2013

  • CG Power Systems Indonesia and PBA
  • Development of PBA
  • SF6 Leak Detection Services
  • PBA's new Auckland Workshop and Office
  • Rowan Sinton Ph.D; PBA Sponsors Local Cricket Team

Issue 6, July 2013

  • New Website
  • New Office / Workshop in Wellington
  • Penrose FCP and the Auckland Base
  • Meridian Wind Farm Work
  • Samoan Hospital Project
  • Peter Rue - A Man of Many Talents

Issue 5, Dec 2012

  • Three initiatives unique to PBA
  • PBA's Capability Statement
  • Digby Campbell - Project Management in the Waitaki Valley
  • PBA staff attend HVDC Pole 1 Decommissioning Ceremony
  • PBA Enters Fifth Year of Operation
  • PBA Soccer Team
  • Project Management Software Trial Update

Issue 4, May 2012

  • Introducing PBA Cables
  • Tokaanu Power Station Generator Transformers Replacement Project
  • Transpower SF6 Contract
  • PBA Assisting Rio Tinto in Western Australia
  • PBA Welcomes Tony Armstrong
  • PBA awarded Health & Safety certification
  • PBA Safety Summit

Issue 3, May 2011

  • An Iconic Reconfiguration (Benmore Power Station)
  • PBA gains Transpower Pre-Qualification
  • PBA assists with Cleardale Hydro Project
  • Circuit Breaker Diagnostics
  • The Growing PBA Team
  • An Emphasis on Quality

Issue 2, July 2010

  • PBA's First Trainee
  • ESITO; Bells Pond Substation
  • SFRA Testing
  • Mercury Arc Valve Consulting
  • ISO 4001 certification

Issue 1, Nov 2009

  • Specialist Services Contract signed with Transpower
  • Contract signing with Transpower
  • ISO 9001 certification
  • SF6 Services
  • HVDC work
  • Training