eTraX™ - Modeling and Simulation of AC & DC Traction Power Systems

3-Day Workshop
Apr 26 - 28, 2017
Irvine, United States
Fee: $ 1,800

Day Morning Afternoon

eTrax Editor
Rolling Stock Library
Various Types of Traction Systems
Train Performance Calculation
eTraX Power Flow Analysis

Geospatial View & Data Import
TSS & SSP Modeling
Theme Management

AC & DC traction components
Rolling stock library
Rectifier library

Tractive Effort based on Train Performance
Train Performance based on Grade, Curvature , Speed Limits
Train Power Consumption
Train Scheduling
Impact of Regenerative Braking

Substation Optimization
Transformer Sizing
Modeling of Disturbed Conditions

Workshop Description

  • The purpose of this introductory hands-on workshop is to learn how to conduct eTraX analysis as well as provide a refresher on modeling power systems using ETAP

    eTraX™ software.

  • The workshop covers the range of eTraX Functionalities used to solve key industry requirements such as AC & DC power system, Traction substation design and placement, planned/unplanned events, timetable optimization and energy demand, rolling stock library and infrastructure design.

  • An ETAP workstation is provided for each attendee.

Who should attend

  • ETAP eTraX workshop is recommended for New and Current ETAP Users.
  • This series of workshops are to employ ETAP eTraX Software in more complex cases and how to fully utilize ETAP capabilities to conduct Traction power studies most efficiently.
  • This course is recommended for Traction power engineers, designers and operators.


  • Fee: $ 1,800

The Early Bird discount is available up to 30 days before the start of the workshop.
Register EARLY and save $100.

2.4 CEUs available by completing this workshop.


ETAP Learning Center
17 Goodyear
Irvine, CA 92618

Date & Time

Apr 26 - 28, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Light breakfast snacks, beverages, and lunch are included with the registration fee.


All travel and hotel arrangements are the responsibility of the attendees.
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