New Products for Electrical Systems


Customer training course catalog has a comprehensive view of current courses in the areas of power distribution, automation and control, and power management, and contains curriculum maps and matrices that make it easier for customers to determine the course selection best suited to their particular job, position and skill set. For more information about courses from Schneider Electric, click here .

Arc flash research paper is available online, documenting findings regarding low-voltage arc flash testing using the standard IEEE 1584 test procedure, but with the electrode tips terminated in an insulating barrier instead of in the open air. This configuration is believed to be more representative of equipment in low-voltage industrial control panels and MCCs. For a copy of the paper from Ferraz Shawmut, click here .

Consulting application guide is 14thedition of a 1,616-page resource that helps consultants design and specify the manufacturer’s electrical distribution systems. The guide can be used as a reference tool for effectively outfitting a facility’s electrical distribution system. The first chapter of the guide includes over one hundred pages of educational information about the requirements, safety hazards and regulations concerning electrical distribution systems. For more about the guide from Eaton, click here .

Safety terminal enclosure catalog offers 90 pages, detailing more than 500 increased-safety terminal enclosures and systems. The catalog also includes primers on Increased safety, covering its design principles, areas of use, applicable standards, testing, hazardous location marking for NEC Article 505, CENELEC and ATEX approvals. Increased-safety enclosures are intended to house electrical equipment that will not generate an arc or spark during normal operation and in which surface temperatures are controlled below incendive values. For more about safety enclosures from Adalet, click here .

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The MEP Giants program lists the top mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection engineering firms in the United States.
Exploring fire pumps and systems; Lighting energy codes; Salary survey; Changes to NFPA 20
How to use IPD; 2017 Commissioning Giants; CFDs and harmonic mitigation; Eight steps to determine plumbing system requirements
2017 MEP Giants; Mergers and acquisitions report; ASHRAE 62.1; LEED v4 updates and tips; Understanding overcurrent protection
Power system design for high-performance buildings; mitigating arc flash hazards
Transformers; Electrical system design; Selecting and sizing transformers; Grounded and ungrounded system design, Paralleling generator systems
Commissioning electrical systems; Designing emergency and standby generator systems; VFDs in high-performance buildings
As brand protection manager for Eaton’s Electrical Sector, Tom Grace oversees counterfeit awareness...
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IEEE power industry experts bring their combined experience in the electrical power industry...
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This course focuses on climate analysis, appropriateness of cooling system selection, and combining cooling systems.
This course will help identify and reveal electrical hazards and identify the solutions to implementing and maintaining a safe work environment.
This course explains how maintaining power and communication systems through emergency power-generation systems is critical.
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