The Centre has extensive consulting experience and has provided consultancy services to some of Australia's largest manufacturing companies and electricity utilities.

Expert advice and consulting

  • Investigation and resolution of power quality problems
  • Power quality monitoring for compliance with standards and regulations including harmonic and flicker studies
  • Harmonic and flicker allocation and planning level studies
  • Voltage sag studies
  • Interpretation and implementation of power quality standards
  • Routine power quality monitoring
  • Power quality data compression, analysis and reporting
  • General power monitoring
  • Equipment power quality immunity testing to national and international standards
  • Conducted electromagnetic interference (EMI)
  • Distribution system reliability
  • Renewable energy systems integration and power quality
  • Agility
  • AGL
  • Alinta
  • Aurora Energy
  • Ausgrid (formerly EnergyAustralia)
  • Australia Post
  • BHP Billiton
  • Blue Circle Southern Cement
  • Bluescope Steel
  • Boyne Smelters
  • Bradken
  • CHK Engineering
  • Country Energy
  • Endeavour Energy (formerly Integral Energy)
  • Energex
  • Ergon Energy
  • esaa
  • Genesis Energy (NZ)
  • Incitec
  • Metal Manufacturers
  • NSW Fair Trading
  • Powercor
  • Powerlink
  • Qenos
  • Rheem Australia
  • SA Power Networks (formerly ETSA)
  • SP AusNet
  • Standards Australia
  • Telstra
  • Transend Networks
  • TransGrid
  • Tycan Australia
  • United Energy
  • Western Power

Simple telephone/email enquiries will be dealt with free of charge. More extensive investigations will be charged at commercial rates. For more information, please contact:

Mr Sean Elphick
Australian Power Quality & Reliability Centre
Sustainable Buildings Research Centre
University of Wollongong
Wollongong, NSW 2522
Tel: +61 (0)2 4221 4737