John Kakis, MEng, BEng, is a Senior Electrical Engineer with over 20 years of extensive experience. His expertise includes Combined
Cycle Power Plant, Power Plant & Substation, Power System Protective
Relaying, AC/DC, Power Generation & Transmission, Power
Distribution, Steam Generators, Generator Protection Relays, Circuit
Breakers, LV/MV/HV Switchgears, Transformers, Capacitor
Banks, AVR, Generator Excitation System, Substation
Automation & Protection System, Network Communication, Data
Communication, Electrical Control Circuits & Equipment, Electrical
Engineering Design, Electrical Drawing & Wiring, Electrical
Fault Analysis, Power Flow Analysis, Load Flow Analysis &
Short Circuit Calculation for Power Network Design & Operations.
Furthermore, he is also well-versed in PLC, DCS, MicroSCADA,
RTU System, ABB & Siemens, Insulation Coordination
using ATP-EMTP Software, Relay Coordination using NEPLAN Software,
ABB PCM600 Software, Protection & Control Relays using ABB
Series and Gas Lift System.
Presently, Mr. Kakis is the Commissioning Manager of MGK
Technical Services. Prior to
this, he gained his thorough practical experience through several positions as the
Electrical Engineer, Commissioning Engineer, Electrical
Engineering Head, Electrical Commissioning Head Quality Control Head Department,
Quality Assurance Head, Safety Engineer and Test Field Engineer
of various international distribution and power transformer companies such as
the ALSTOM, ABB, Electronomia, J&P Avax and Aktor SA.
Mr. Kakis has Master and Bachelor degrees in Electrical
Engineering from the Technical University of Thessaloniki and
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki respectively. Further, he is
a Certified Instructor/Trainer and he has published several books
on Power and Distribution Transformers and delivered various
trainings and workshops worldwide.