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1/25/23, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture

This presentation will explore the role of grounding in relation to NFPA-70 (NEC) and the regulations of the local utility (Con Edison), as well as minimizing shock and accident risk. The speaker will also discuss why transit and railroad grounding is different from grounding for homes, commercial buildings, and the general industry.

Vijay Lalchandani, PE,
QA/QC Manager, KC Engineering and Land Surveying

About the Speaker:
Vijay Lalchandani
has over 35 years of experience providing electrical engineering and design services for complex, large-scale projects across the United States, including in the New York metropolitan area. Lalchandani is adept at developing and reviewing electrical design solutions for transit and transportation initiatives. Lalchandani has served in several leadership roles for New York City Transit, including as Assistant Chief Officer, Director of Signal and Power Engineering, and Manager of Power Operation Engineering.

This presentation is certified for one Professional Development Hour (PDH) /1 LU

Lecture is free for MENY members and $15 for general public.

This event is offered in person and virtually; COVID-19 vaccinations and face masks are strongly encouraged for all visitors. Read our full Health and Safety Protocol here.

Organized by
Municipal Engineers of the City of New York (MENY)
1/25/23, 6pm - 8pm
Center for Architecture
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