Viven Naidoo

Viven Naidoo

Electrical Engineer - (Norway)

With over 23 years of transcontinental experience, Viven Naidoo is electrical engineer with high-level practices in designing or uprating of Distribution and Transmission Lines from 22 kV up to 765 kV. He has gained solid experience in the design of transmission lines in many countries including South Africa, Canada, Namibia, Botswana, Indonesia, Norway, Mozambique, Greenland, Sri-Lanka and the DRC.

Mr Naidoo is an active member of CIGRE (Conseil International des Grands Réseaux Electriques) for 10 years and was previously the engineering design leader for a large transmission integration project valued at USD 480 million, which consisted of several 765 kV and 400 kV lines, totaling to 2200 km. He has been involved in many line failure investigations, vibration damping studies and emergency restoration planning projects.

With over 20 years of PLS suite of software mastery, Naidoo has conducted several PLS-CADD training exercises in South Africa, Norway, Sri-Lanka and the Netherlands.


ID Event Name Duration Start Date
Design of overhead powerlines with PLS-CADD 1 Weeks March 14, 2022