Powertech Local Perth
Wonderful work by our ‘All New’ dedicated Perth local Powertech team led by Darren Knock. Darren is excited to beRead more.
Brisbane Office Growth Opportunities
Come join the team! Since moving into their new Morningside location 10 months ago, we love the modern fit-outRead more.
Karratha Office Open for Business
Our Karratha Office is Open for Business!! For more information, get in touch with Kaine Weighell. Thanks to Jared FitzclarenceRead more.
Factory Acceptance Testing Potash Project WA
It’s exciting to play our small but vital role in one of WA’s new Potash Projects. Our Powertech Service teamRead more.
Powertech Services Transformer Refurbishment in Gladstone
Great team effort! Congratulations to the Powertech Services team in Queensland for their successful execution of a complex refurbishment projectRead more.
Omicron Equipment Calibrations PRIORITISED NOW
If you need urgent calibration certification, but due to Omicron’s Melbourne Calibration Lab currently being closed you cannot meet yourRead more.
FAREWELL!! It’s time to go… Precise Calibration team.
This morning James and Callum are headed for the Pilbara in our custom built mobile Calibration Laboratory. They will be visiting a numberRead more.
Employee Spotlight: Tajrian Akther
Meet Tajrian, our West Australian based Graduate Electrical Power Engineer, whose story with us so far is one of persistenceRead more.
Precise Facilities introduces Australia’s first Omicron CP CR600
Precise Facilities is proud to announce the availability of Australia’s first three Omicron CP CR600 Compensating Reactor Units. The CP CR600 allows testingRead more.
Transformer & Rectifier Specialists
Powertech Services have a long and established reputation of providing quality service to all Dry type/ Oil immersed Power Transformers andRead more.
Powertech Services rapid response for Triangle Energy
Our Powertech Services team in WA recently completed a successful power restoration project at the Triangle Energy Wellhead Platform-CHA. PowertechRead more.
COVID-19 Response Plan 7.0
Update by Senior Management on 24 April, 2020 with new actions and status updates.Read more.
COVID-19 Response Plan 6.0
Update by Senior Management on 17 April, 2020 with new actions and status updates.Read more.
COVID-19 Response Plan 5.0
Update by Senior Management on 7 April, 2020 with new actions and status updates.Read more.
Local WA Resources Available
We may be land locked in WA for now, but our locally based Powertech Services technicians are still in actionRead more.
COVID-19 Response Plan 4.0
Update by Senior Management on 30 March, 2020 with new actions and status updates.Read more.
Engineering Support Working from Home
It’s business as usual for the Powertech Engineering team! Fortunately our team of Electrical Engineers are able to continue deliveringRead more.
COVID-19 Response Plan 3.0
Update by Senior Management on 25 March, 2020 with new actions and status updates.Read more.
Logistics Quarantine for COVID-19
A great big Thank You to every one of you who continue to maintain the highest possible standards of hygieneRead more.
COVID-19 Response Plan 2.0
During this unprecedented global event, it is important that all businesses pull together and support each other to minimise theRead more.
BikeRescue Local – Karratha Launch
Present Group recently attended the launch of BikeRescue Local which will be rolled out in the greater Karratha region. ItRead more.
COVID-19 Letter to Singapore Clients 20/03/20
Dear Valued Client, As a result of the necessary measures implemented by the Singapore Government to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Singapore, a large number of our clients areRead more.
COVID-19 Letter to Australian Clients 20/03/20
Dear Valued Client, As a result of the necessary measures implemented by the Australian Federal and State Governments to reduce the spread of COVID-19 inRead more.
Load Flow or Power Flow Analysis: What You Must Know
In designing the entire power infrastructure of an electrical system, conducting a load flow or power flow analysis by aRead more.
Traction Support – Breakfast Program
A reminder of what we have to look forward to after conquering this COVID19 challenge. Shortly before social distancing requirementsRead more.
Short Circuit and Protection Coordination: Essentials of Power Protection
Protective devices in an electrical system offer great security to the power scheme, regardless of size and complexity, but thatRead more.
Seamless Resourcing Commissioning Recruitment
Seamless Resourcing is our Commissioning Recruitment business with dedicated Account Managers who specialise in providing you with experienced and multi-disciplinedRead more.
Precise Facilities introduces Australia’s first Omicron CP TD15
Precise Facilities is proud to announce the availability of Australia’s first three Omicron CP TD15 Units. The CP TD15 isRead more.
How Protective Relays Prevent Systems from Overheating
To keep electrical stress of power systems from posing any kind of risk to people and property, electrical devices andRead more.
Methods of Motor Testing
Motors are typically inexpensive but repairing can rack up high costs. The need for repairs is perfectly preventable if properRead more.
How to Conduct a Short Circuit Fault Analysis
Planning and designing the electrical system of a facility in the form of a short circuit fault analysis rely significantlyRead more.
Types of Buses in a Load Flow Analysis
In planning and executing a power system, it is key to include a load flow analysis. Determining the best configurationRead more.
Company Performance 2019
2019 Reflections. A couple of random stats we might not normally consider…..as well as an outstanding HSE result! Well doneRead more.
Arc Flash Assessment: Applying Safety by Design
Electrical hazards such as arc flashes are always a possibility, whether in massive manufacturing plants or a small-space office, puttingRead more.
Relay Settings and Logic: How to Start
Relay settings and logic scheme stop the catastrophic effects of an electrical fault and act as a control switch toRead more.
Regional Youth Development Program
A program designed to engage kids who are doing it tough by teaching them to repair bikes is set toRead more.
Why Seek Electrical Engineering Consulting Services?
Every company faces challenges in the day-to-day operations of electrical equipment, which may require electrical engineering consulting services to beRead more.
Distinguishing Group Harmonics versus Transient Analysis
Engineered systems are subjected to distortion, which is why there’s a matter of differentiating Group Harmonics from Transient Analysis toRead more.
What Is the Best Protection Scheme for Your Business?
Power is treated as a commodity, yet it is still vulnerable to fluctuations and failures. Once a part of theRead more.
Seamless Resourcing Commissions the Expanded Chemical Grade Processing Plant at the Talison Lithium Greenbushes Mine Site
A MASSIVE thanks to all our Seamless Resourcing commissioning personnel who formed part of the MSP Engineering Pty Ltd IntegratedRead more.
What is Detailed Engineering Design?
People often associate engineering with the invention and construction of infrastructure such as industrial plants, roads and bridges, but thereRead more.
Protection Relay Upgrades: the Path to a Modernized and Safer Power System
As more innovations in existing industries happen, so do these necessitate capable power systems that are capable of protecting theRead more.
An Introduction to Motor Starting and Its Methods
The world has seen a great technological revolution in the last 100 years, but very few changes have been madeRead more.
Present Group Personnel Participate in R U OK Day
Celebrating R U OK Day with some of our fantastic crew. As employers or staff, we can all create aRead more.
Present Group Participates in TRACTION’s CEO Bike Build Fundraiser
Present Group Technical & Machines Manager David Moller recently participated in the TRACTION Builds CEO Bike Build in Brisbane. TheRead more.
Present Group Partnership with Dismantle Inc.
Present Group is excited to announce our new community partnership in Perth with Dismantle Inc. Steve Binnie (PG Community EngagementRead more.
Successful KEHUI Training Presentation for Powertech Services
A successful training presentation by Rafik Shenouda from KEHUI INTERNATIONAL LIMITED was well-received by a group of Powertech Services traineesRead more.
Short Circuit Fault Analysis
Since “the greatest threat to a power system is the short circuit,” it is vital to perform short circuit fault analysis,Read more.
Relay Settings and Logic – Keeping Your Power Grid Safe
When it comes to Safety, History is on Your Side Protective relay systems have been in place for more thanRead more.
Avoid Power Losses or Voltage Collapse with Load Flow Analysis
Load flow analysis is the method of computing the correct amount of steady-state voltage at all the electrical nodes ofRead more.
Arc Flash Assessment: Keep Employees and Facilities Safe
Each year, about 30,000 arc flash incidents happen due to electric equipment failure in the United States alone, according toRead more.
Powertech Services have entered into an exclusive partner agreement with Neeltran
Powertech Services is proud to have recently become the exclusive Australian agents for Neeltran Inc. As the global leaders inRead more.
Protection Grading Studies: Critical for Your Power Grid
Protection grading studies are simulated activities that examine the health of power system components under a variety of stress conditions.Read more.
Engineers Worry about Power System Modelling and Analysis so You Don’t Have to
Everyday, electrical power is something we take for granted. Most of us are unaware of the complications of the powerRead more.
Precise Facilities has entered into an exclusive distributor agreement with KEHUI
Precise Facilities has entered into an exclusive distributor agreement with KEHUI in the regions of Australia and Singapore. As partRead more.
Ensure the Safety, Performance of Current Transformers through Proper Testing
What are Current Transformers? Current transformers (CT) are devices that convert the existing electrical current into a reduced current thatRead more.
Calibrate Your Fluke Devices to Avoid Equipment Failure
What is Fluke Calibration? Fluke Calibration is a brand of instruments, equipment, service and software used to calibrate and safeguardRead more.
PROTECTION RELAY TESTING: SAFEGUARD YOUR POWER SYSTEM
Protection relays are used in power systems to detect faults or abnormal conditions that could result in equipment damage and/orRead more.
Metrology: Tips and Tricks to Understand the Basic Process
What Is Metrology? Metrology is part of the science of measurement. Specifically, it is the science of standardizing measurements, theRead more.
The Pros and Cons of In-House and Third Party On-site Testing
On-site testing usually takes place in one of two ways: by a trained in-house staff or by a competent, certifiedRead more.
Rescue Kit Testing
The many different rescue kit types reflect the environments in which they are used. Some of the more common typesRead more.
The Long History from Accurate Measurements to Dimensional Calibration Dimensional calibration has its roots in accurate measurements. The concept ofRead more.
Present Group proudly supports Traction program graduate.
Present Group is a proud TRACTION supporter and recently provided program graduate Jayde with work experience at its Eagle FarmRead more.
What is Temperature Calibration? Temperature calibration is a way of checking and, in most cases, modifying the accuracy of aRead more.
Accurate pressure calibration is critical to most operations. Pressure gauges are used across many industries from gas and oil toRead more.
Many of our industries depend on the accuracy of our electrical equipment including agriculture, weather, the automotive industry, the medicalRead more.
How Vital is Torque Calibration?
Torque calibration is critical to every type of manufacturing operation to varying degrees. Since the failure of an inexpensive fastenerRead more.
How to Test and Maintain High-Voltage Bushings
A bushing is an insulated device usually made from porcelain (although other materials are becoming more popular). Bushings are usedRead more.
High-Voltage Testing on Cables
As with insulators, it is vitally important to perform appropriate high-voltage testing on cables to ensure they meet required safetyRead more.
How Much Will High Potential (HIPOT) Testing Save Your Electrical Equipment?
HIPOT testing is one of the best ways of determining how your electrical assets are performing. Basically, HIPOT is theRead more.
High-Voltage Testing on Insulators
The leading cause of electrical failures is a breakdown in the insulating materials. This means testing on insulators is anRead more.
CEO Magazine features Present Group’s Managing Director Paul Camignani
Present Group’s Managing Director Paul Carmignani featured in the latest edition of CEO Magazine. Paul discusses his thoughts on leadership,Read more.
Present Group is proud to be supporting TRACTION
TRACTION is a contemporary, grassroots charitable program that delivers tangible benefits for young people and their families in the localRead more.
Partial Discharge Testing in Australia
Insulation breakdown is the leading cause of electrical failures in High Voltage assets, with partial discharges being the first andRead more.
The Nuts and Bolts (or Sparks and Arcs) of High Voltage Testing in Australia
High Voltage Testing is one of the most important safety measures in the entire electrical field. That’s because “overvoltages” occur,Read more.
Powertech Pty Ltd Has Been Nominated for a 2019 Telstra Business Award
Powertech Pty Ltd trading as Present Group is very pleased to announce that the company has been nominated for aRead more.
Precise Equipment has added the Fluke CIQ-KIT, Cable IQ Advanced IT Kit to their Test Equipment Inventory
The Fluke Cable IQ qualification tester is the first cabling bandwidth tester for network technicians. This Ethernet network cable testerRead more.
Understanding Customer Requirements
What better way to understand our customer’s requirements than by attending their own instrument installation training. Precise Equipment Logistics LeadRead more.
Precise Equipment has added the Omicron CP CR500 to their Test Equipment Inventory
The Omicron CP CR500 is a Compensating reactor for the CP TD1. The compensating reactor allows the insulation quality ofRead more.
Present Group Celebrates International Women’s Day
Celebrating our fantastic women! International Women’s Day #pressforprogressRead more.
Precise Equipment Has Added The Siemens Sentron 3WL Circuit Breaker Tester To Their Test Equipment Inventory
The 3WL9111-0AT44-0AA0 Circuit Breaker test device is used to test the functions of the Sentron 3WL low-voltage circuit breakers. DescriptionRead more.
Precise Equipment Has Added The Omicron MCC 124 Coupling Capacitor To Their Test Equipment Inventory
The Omicron MCC 124 Coupling Capacitor are compact coupling capacitors for direct connection to the MPD measurement unit and areRead more.
Precise Equipment Has Added The Omicron CMLIB 7Sx8 Convertor To Their Test Equipment Inventory
The CMLIB 7Sx8 is an interface adapter for SIEMENS protection relays with sensor inputs. In combination with CMC 356, CMCRead more.
Precise Equipment Has Added The Omicron MCC 210 Coupling Capacitor To Their Test Equipment Inventory
The Omicron MCC 210 Coupling Capacitor is designed with the quadripole measuring impedance built in and includes a dedicated spaceRead more.
Powertech In-House Technical Training
In response to an unprecedented high demand from our clients requesting high-quality diagnostic testing & inspection competencies, HV Technicians andRead more.
Electrical Transient Power System Performance
Reliable and safe power systems are critical for any profitable and successful operation. Appropriate modelling and analysis of transient phenomena,Read more.
Transient Analysis Studies
Click here to download a full copy of the Transient Paper Capability.Read more.
High Voltage (HV) Asset Management
As a specialist HV Services Provider for over 25 years, Powertech fully understands the critical role that a structured HVRead more.
Powertech – Power System Studies
Power system analysis studies are a vital component of a secure and safe electrical supply. The analysis of the network/facilityRead more.
Partial Discharge Testing on the Rise
We have experienced a large increase in the number of requests coming through for partial discharge testing. This is in partRead more.
Precise Equipment Have Added The AMS TREX Device Communicators To Their Test Equipment Inventory
The AMS Trex Device Communicator delivers a modern user experience in a rugged, intrinsically safe package, providing the experience ofRead more.
Arc Flash – Safety of Personnel and Plant
Are you doing enough to protect your personnel and plant? A high percentage of electrical injuries are the result ofRead more.
Precise Equipment have added another Omicron CIBANO 500 to their test equipment inventory.
The Omicron CIBANO 500 circuit breaker test system combines a micro-ohmmeter, timing analyser, and a coil and motor supply inRead more.
Precise Calibrations Laboratory Upgrade
Precise Calibrations has just completed a substantial upgrade project to the calibration laboratory based in Osborne Park, WA.The upgrade allowsRead more.
Present Group Featured in the Latest Edition of Omicron Magazine
For more details, you may download the newsletter here.Read more.
Powertech Engineering Studies on the Rise
Congratulations to the Powertech Engineering Services team who have recently been awarded a variety of Electrical Studies from both currentRead more.
Customer Satisfaction Survey
In an effort to drive continuous improvement, Present Group conduct customer satisfaction questionnaires on completion of project work. The customerRead more.
Queensland Safe Work and Return to Work Awards 2016
Powertech (Present Group) was nominated as a finalist in the category of Best Solution to an Identified Electrical Safety Issue.Read more.
Queensland Electrical Installations – HA and HV Auditors
Do you have a project which involves a Hazardous Area (HA) or a High Voltage (HV) Asset?Is this a newRead more.
Maintenance shutdown at Origin’s Darling Downs Power Station
Powertech Services recently completed works on a scheduled maintenance shutdown at Origin's Darling Downs Power Station. The scope of workRead more.
An Update on our Journey with Holacracy
About us Present Group is a completions enterprise offering a range of services including specialised high voltage electrical inspection andRead more.
Australasian Oil & Gas Exhibition and Conference (AOG) 2016
Present Group will again be exhibiting at the Australasian Oil & Gas Exhibition and Conference (AOG) in Perth from theRead more.
PACIFIC 2015 Exposition
Present Group recently exhibited at PACIFIC 2015, the biennial Pacific International Maritime Exposition on October 6th – 8th in Sydney.MarkRead more.