Posts Tagged ‘underground cable’

Protection systems for underground cables systems

June 16th, 2016 | 5 Comments | Posted in Electrical Safety
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Underground cable coversThird part of A.N’s articles series about underground cables. Check the last 2 on the blog or just read this one focusing on protection systems and comment to give your impressions.

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Detecting Underground Cable Faults

April 11th, 2016 | 3 Comments | Posted in Electrical Safety
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Hi everybody, it’s Steven Mill. I know it’s been a while since I haven’t published an article on the blog, but here I am. Today I want to tell you about underground cable faults and how to detect them. Ready?

detecting underground cable faults

In a power transmission and distribution system, cables serve the primary purpose of transmitting electrical energy from one point to another. A fault at any section of the cable system significantly reduces the functionality and integrity of the whole setup. This situation significantly escalates with underground cables, due to the location. With the power systems growing rapidly over the years, the number and length of cables has increased over the years…

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