How to detect partial discharge in MV switchgear to avoid equipment damage

Credit to Author: Mohamed Shishani| Date: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 21:22:46 +0000

Unplanned downtime due to aging, damaged, and unmaintained electrical equipment can cost your business valuable time and money. For industrial plants, a one-hour shutdown may cost up to $250,000.  Fortunately,… Read more »

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Comparing 3 approaches to electrical equipment maintenance

Credit to Author: Gabriel Arce| Date: Sun, 09 Feb 2020 16:06:59 +0000

As California recovers from wildfires and widespread power outages, it’s worth taking stock of the situation that hospitals, manufacturing plants, and other critical facilities now face. Much of the conversation… Read more »

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Q&A: What are the dangers of aging medium voltage switchgear?

Credit to Author: Matan Marom| Date: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:57:44 +0000

Aging electrical equipment and components are not only inefficient, they are potentially dangerous. Overheating in medium-voltage switchgear and electrical enclosures, often caused by loose connections or friction (due to lack… Read more »

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