Tap-off isolated phase bus

Pushing the testing facilities to its limits

Contact us:

Robert Jech Robert Jech
Business Line Director Europe, Operations Manager Czech Republic
Shankar Subramany Shankar Subramany
Head of Department High Power Laboratory, The Netherlands
HL69 Powergear

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