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Circuit breakers

Circuit breakers

The following basic types are available, typically rated at 350 or 500 MVA at 11 or 22 kV respectively: bulk oil minimum oil air break vacuum SF6 Circuit breakers are designed to deliberately create an…

Power System Switches

Power System Switches

The main four different switches used in a power system are: Circuit breakers are designed for controlled closing and controlled or automatic opening of load and fault current. Their duties are to close onto a…

Arc Flash/Arc Blast Risk Assessment

Arc Flash/Arc Blast Risk Assessment

The likelihood of an arc flash/arc blast event is dependent upon the type of activity being undertaken at the time. It is generally accepted that the greatest likelihood occurs when there is direct interaction by…

Understanding Safe Approach Distance/SAD

Understanding Safe Approach Distance/SAD

The safe approach distance (SAD) is based on an “exclusion zone” principle. This principle defines an area around an exposed conductor into which no part of the person, mobile plant or object (other than approved…

Electrical Safety

The main considerations of safe working procedures on electrical equipment are to ensure safety of workers and safety of the general public. In addition to this, the continuity of supply, and the welfare of plant…

The Fire Triangle

The Fire Triangle

A basic knowledge of the nature of fire is needed to assist in the understanding of how explosion-protection techniques make electrical equipment safe for use in hazardous areas. For an explosion or fire to occur…

High Voltage Equipment Rating

High Voltage Equipment Rating

Most high voltage distribution equipment has four basic ratings – service voltage; basic insulation level; rated current carrying capacity; and fault capacity. Service voltage The IEC sets standards for manufacturers to produce cables and switchgear…

Grain Silos and Hazards

Grain Silos and Hazards

Many people are unaware of the combustible nature of dust and the issues that it can create. Many organic dusts are combustible such as: wheat flour sugar wood coal some metals & more The best…

Fault Current

Fault Current

Power systems are effectively earthed by the neutral points being connected directly to earth. The only resistance being the inherent resistance of the connections and the earth itself. A system fault comprises either one or…

Coex Training Partnering With SynergenOG

Coex Training Partnering With SynergenOG

Coex Training is now in partnership with SynergenOG, an independent engineering consulting company headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.   SynergenOG specialises in Process Safety, Technical Risk Management and Operational Safety services in a variety of…

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