High Voltage Test Services

High Voltage Test Services

HV Test Service provides robust quality assurance test programs for a wide variety of high voltage electrical equipment and materials in accordance with IEEE, ANSI, IEC, and CSA Standards.

Manitoba Hydro International Ltd. (MHI), in association with Manitoba Hydro's High Voltage Test Facility (HVTF), provides test services tailored to meet the specialized needs of electrical utilities, heavy industry, and academic research institutions.

The HVTF is fully equipped with state-of-the-art testing equipment capable of testing electrical apparatus rated up to and including 550 kVac and 500 kVdc, such as instrument transformers, bushings, aerial lift devices, power transformers, and stator coils and bars.

Our professional engineers and technicians are highly qualified, with more than 40 years of experience in insulation testing and diagnostics on rotating machines and electrical apparatus. We provide very efficient and cost-effective testing services to meet your needs, and we strive to continually improve customer satisfaction.

HV Test Services featured on the Discovery Channel

HV Test Services was recently featured on an episode of Innovations with Ed Begley Jr., which aired on the Discovery Channel. Innovations is an award-winning television series dedicated to bringing viewers the most up-to-date, cutting edge information across a vast array of industries. Manitoba Hydro International was pleased to participate and educate viewers on the importance of high voltage testing. The segment from the episode can be viewed below.

Please see our Service Capabilities page for a complete list of the testing services available.

Please see the High Voltage Test Facility page for a detailed description of the facility and test equipment.