In Memoriam: Giorgio Bertagnolli

A widely known and respected transformer expert, Mr. Giorgio Bertagnolli, passed away on Saturday, 17 February 2018 in Milan, Italy, at the age of 84.

Mr. Bertagnolli was a Transformer Technical Manager at ABB in Legnano, Italy and the author of a famous book published by ABB – Short Circuit Duty of Power Transformers, which was first published in 1996 and then revised and enlarged in a new edition that was released in 2017. This was his last project after retirement.

Mr. Bertagnolli was recognized all over the world as a top transformer expert on short circuit duty of transformers, short circuit testing and so on.

Condolences to his family may be conveyed at these addresses:


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