Arc Flash Analysis & Hazard Study Services|Turtle & Hughes

ARC FLASH ANALYSIS

ARC FLASH STUDIES

Arc flash can result in serious injury or death when an electrical discharge arcs from one piece of equipment through the air to ground or another piece of equipment. Temperatures in excess of 35,000 degrees can cause severe burns. The danger is especially acute if workers will have to work on energized equipment. Fortunately, our arc flash hazard service and study of a planned electrical system can spot unnecessary hazards for engineers and contractors during design and before construction, as well as suggest specific maintenance procedures to minimize risks. The result is a safer environment for workers who will operate and maintain equipment after installation.

KEEPING WORKERS SAFE

STUDIES FIND PROBLEMS EARLY

There's no substitute for planning when it comes to good design, and that goes doubly where safety is concerned. Take advantage of our arc flash analysis services to design a safer working environment for technicians and maintenance personnel.

  • Arc flash analysis services by a qualified engineer quantifies the potential risk of arc flash from individual pieces of equipment.
  • Definition of arc flash boundary areas show the safe zones for equipment that might have to be serviced while live.
  • Early definition of potential problem areas allows for adjustments before installation.

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