Véronique Beghin

Group Manager
Energy Storage & Transmission
Tractebel Engineering sa
Mrs. Véronique Beghin is Expert in high voltage connection links and leads the competence center team of the electrical engineers at Tractebel Engineering, Engie group. She puts her experience in the design and construction of transmission and distribution assets, specializing in high voltage submarine cables, underground cables and overhead lines. She started her career in 1998 at Tractebel Engineering and then at the Transmission System Operator Elia, before returning to Tractebel in 2008. She has also participated in the development on new technologies in relation to high voltage cable systems and cable accessories, in conjunction with cable manufacturers, to achieve more reliable and cost effective products. She has acquired her experience in Europe and abroad, and more recently regarding offshore activities she performed many missions as consultant for feasibility studies for submarine export cable connections and submarine infield cables for off-shore wind-farm and interconnection projects, more particularly for a 800MW wind farm in the North Sea and Atlantic Ocean.


11:30 AM Challenges encountered in 33kV that could increase implementing 66kV

·    Need of specialized installation crew, reducing risk of installation
·    Dry and wet design comparison
·    Performance development of a specific range for 66kV accessories
·    Finance comparison between 33kV and 66kV