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Power Distribution Substation Roles, Types & Components

As an electrical engineer or professional you already know that an electrical or distribution substation is very important components of any power distribution system. Normally electrical grid can be considered as simple circuit which includes power source or generation, power transmission and electricity distribution lines for connecting to the electricity consumers. The role of electrical… Read More »

Method Statement for Underground Earthing Works

This method is to describe the minimum requirements for earthing conductor installation including materials receiving, storing, and installation. The electrical procedure will ensure that the requirements of underground earthing installation works are met in accordance to the codes requirements and contract specifications. Procedure will also make sure that the electrical works are carried out in… Read More »

Earthing System Concept Components and Types

All the people living or working in residential, commercial and industrial installations, particularly the operators and personnel who are in close operation and contact with electrical systems and machineries, should essentially be protected against possible electrification. To achieve this protection, earthing system of an installation is defined, designed and installed according to the standard requirements.… Read More »

Method statement for Installation & Testing of Earthing, Grounding and Lightning Protection System

This Method statement details the procedure of installation & testing of earthing system, grounding systems and lightning protection system. The grounding earthing system and lightning protection system are designed to ensure the complete safety of both persons and equipment throughout the buildings covered under the electrical project scope. Arrange following material and equipment before starting… Read More »

Basic Site Survey for Earthing System Design

The earthing system or earth electrode subsystem establishes the electrical connection between the building, structure or facility and earth. This connection is necessary for lightning protection, useful in power fault protection, and and in the minimization of noise. The earthing system should be tailored to reflect the characteristics of the site and the requirements of… Read More »