Load Flow Study – how they work

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A load flow study is the analysis of an electrical network carried out by an electrical engineer. The purpose is to understand how power flows around the electrical network. Carrying out a load flow study assists the engineer in designing electrical systems which work correctly, have sufficient power supplied by the power......Read More..

By Steven McFadyen on Monday, December 08, 2014

Thermoplastic and Thermosetting Insulation

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While there are a vast array of cable insulation materials, these are often divided into two general types; Thermoplastic or Thermosetting. For example the current capacity determination of a cable in accordance with the UK Wiring Regulations is categorized into thermoplastic and thermosetting cables....Read More..

By Steven McFadyen on Tuesday, July 05, 2011

Arc Flash Calculations

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Working in the vicinity of electrical equipment poses an hazard. In addition to electric shock hazard, fault currents passing through air causes Arc Flash. To protect people a risk analysis on the arc flash hazard is carried out to better understand what may occur. When evaluating arc flash there are two main considerations......Read More..

By Steven McFadyen on Thursday, March 22, 2012

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