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Tap-off isolated phase bus

Pushing the testing facilities to its limits

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Robert Jech Robert Jech
Business Line Director Europe, Operations Manager Czech Republic
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Shankar Subramany Shankar Subramany
Head of Department High Power Laboratory, The Netherlands
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Client
Powergear Limited, Chennai, India 
Powergear has a proven track record of design, manufacture and supply of quality products of power generation equipments and components for traditional and renewable energy sectors.

Object(s)
A tap-off Isolated Phase Bus (IPB)

Tests
Type tests were based on the IEEE Standard C37.23 for a momentary withstand current of 1071 kA peak at KEMA Laboratories in Arnhem. The short-time withstand current test rated 170 kA – 5.3 s (391 kA – 1s) was performed at KEMA Laboratories in Prague. Powergear pushed the testing facilities to its limits by setting a record.

Achievement
KEMA Type Test Certificate of complete type tests.

Laboratory
KEMA Laboratories, Arnhem, the Netherlands
KEMA Laboratories, Prague, Czech Republic