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SUMMARY:Electrical Power System Engineering
DESCRIPTION:Electrical Power System Engineering\nRegister 3 People and the 4th is FREE!\nThis course by Jim Phillips\, P.E. has become the industry standard that defines the “Crash Course” in electrical power systems. People from all seven continents (Antarctica included) have attended this week long program that combines five of Jim’s most popular classes including Power System Design 1 & 2\, Short Circuit Analysis\, Coordination Studies and Power Factor and Power System Harmonic Analysis. This class is loaded with many in class examples and problems for a hands on learning experience. \nJim has developed this course based on over 35 years of extensive experience with industrial\, commercial and utility power systems and standards development. He is not just another trainer reading a script. Jim’s training is based on his insider’s view from being very active with many different standards committees which provides him with the unique perspective\, literally from the inside. Coupled with his broad electrical power background\, he loves sharing his experience and insider’s view with others. Even instructors from other training companies have attended Jim’s classes to see how it’s done. You will learn power system design as well as conduct a short circuit and coordination study and design harmonic filters. \nThis class also makes a great Professional Engineering Exam Review! \n[About Jim Phillips] \n\nWhat You Will Receive\n• Training manuals of 5 modules containing almost 500 pages\n• Jim’s short circuit calculation worksheets\n• Harmonic analysis and design worksheets\n• Access to Technical articles\n• Many calculation examples and problems\n• 32 hours of Continuing Education Credit \n\nHave This Class On-Site at Your Location\nYou can also have this class conducted on-site at your location. Contact our Program Director at 800.874.8883 to see about having Jim teach this class to your staff at your company’s facilities. Contact us for your custom on-site training proposal. \n\n \nCOURSE 1 – POWER SYSTEM DESIGN – I\n \nINTRODUCTION\nIntroduction to Electrical Power System Design\, Electrical Safety Considerations\, Electrical Codes and Standards\, Economic Considerations of Design \nTYPES OF SYSTEM DESIGNS\nRadial Distribution Systems\, Networks\, Double Ended Substation\, Primary Selective Systems\, Loop System \nVOLTAGE SELECTION\nSelecting the Appropriate Voltage\, 120/240V\, 208Y/120V\, 480Y/277V Systems\, Medium Voltage Selection\, Delta vs. Wye Configurations\, Voltage Drop Calculations \nLOAD CALCULATIONS\nGeneral Lighting Load Calculations\, Appliance Loads\, Receptacles Load Calculations\, National Electrical Code Article 220 Requirements\, VA per Square ft.\, Continuous vs. Non-Continuous\, Demand Factors\, Panel Schedules \nCONDUCTORS\nConductor Selection\, Conduit Sizing\, Insulation Type\, Correction Factors\, Temperature Considerations\, Neutral and Ground Conductors \nPANELBOARDS\nPanelboard Sizing and Ratings\, 80 percent vs. 100 percent ratings\, Series Rated vs. Fully Rated Panels. \nSWITCHBOARDS\nBus Ratings\, Breaker and Fuse Selection\, Bus Bracing\, AIC\, Layout\, Series Ratings\, Bus Structure\, 6 Disconnect Rule \nLIGHTING DESIGN\nZonal Cavity Lighting Calculations\, Lighting Layout \nCASE PROBLEM\nSmall Industrial Switchboard Circuit Design \nCOURSE 2 – POWER SYSTEM DESIGN – II\n\nTRANSFORMERS\nTypes of Transformers\, Dry-Type\, Liquid Filled\, Cast Coil Designs\, Temperation Ratings\, Fan Cooling\, Insulation Characteristics\, Percent Impedance\, K Factor\, Transformer Protection Based on NEC® Article 450\, Inrush Current\, In Class Problems\, Sizing and Protecting Transformers \nMOTOR CIRCUITS\nNEC® Article 430 Requirements\, Motor Nameplate Full Load Amps vs. NEC Table’s Full Load Amps\, Locked Rotor and Overload Protection\, Insulation Class / Service Factor\, Motor Tables\, Sizing of Feeders\, Protection\, Motor Short Circuit Protection\, In Class Problems – Designing Motor Circuits \nGROUNDING\nGrounding Electrode System Requirements\, Equipment Grounding Conductor Selection\, Separately Derived Systems\, NEC® Article 250\, Solidly Ground and Un-Grounded Systems\, High Resistance Grounding\, Ground\, Ground Loops and Power Quality Issues \nHAZARDOUS/CLASSIFIED LOCATIONS\nClass I\, II\, and III\, Divisions and Groups\, Explosion Proof Equipment\, Intrinsically Safe Circuits \nLIGHTNING PROTECTION\nConcept of Lightning Protection\, Air Terminals\, Conductors\, NFPA 780 Requirements \nGENERATORS\nEmergency Vs. Standby\, Selection of Generator and Prime Mover\, Gasoline\, Gas (LP/Natural)\, Diesel Driven\, Design Considerations\, Generator Loads \nAUTOMATIC TRANSFER SWITCHES\nSize and Ratings of Transfer Switches\, 3 Pole vs. 4 Pole\, Protection of the ATS \nUNINTERRUPTIBLE POWER SUPPLIES\nUPS Types and Operation\, Heat Loss\, Compatibility with Generators \nCASE PROBLEM\nDesigning a Transformer Circuit for an Industrial Facility \nCOURSE 3 – SHORT CIRCUIT ANALYSIS\n \nSHORT CIRCUIT ANALYSIS – INTRODUCTION\nShort Circuit Study Requirements\, NEC® 110.9 and 110.10\, Interrupting and Withstand Ratings\, Data Requirements\, Available Utility Short Circuit Current\, Conductor Impedance\, Source Impedance\, X/R Ratio\, Per Phase Calculations\, Thevenin Equivalent\, Impedance \nCONDUCTOR IMPEDANCE AND SHORT CIRCUIT CALCULATIONS\nDetermining the Source Impedance\, Calculating the Conductor Impedance\, Conductor Impedance Tables\, Conductor Calculation Worksheets. In Class Problems – Short Circuit Calculations with Conductor Impedance \nTRANSFORMER IMPEDANCE AND SHORT CIRCUIT CALCULATIONS\nTransformer Testing and Percent Impedance\, X/R Ratio\, Using Percent Impedance for Short Circuit Calculations\, Determining the Source Impedance in Percent\, Infinite Bus Calculations\, Transformer Calculation Worksheets. In Class Problems – Short Circuit Calculations with Transformer Impedance \nMOTOR CONTRIBUTION\nTheory of Motor Short Circuit Contribution\, Sub-Transient Reactance\, Xd”\, Effect of Motor Contribution on Short Circuit Current\, Multipliers for Motor Contribution. In Class Problems – Consideration of Motor Contribution \nDEVICE INTERRUPTING RATINGS\nCircuit Breaker and Fuse Interrupting Ratings\, UL and ANSI Testing Methods\, Symmetrical and Asymmetrical Short Circuit Current\, Effect of X/R Ratio on Interrupting Ratings\, Multiplying Factors when the X/R and Asymmetry are Too Large \nSERIES RATINGS\nDevelopment of Series Ratings\, Proper Application of Series Ratings\, Dynamic Impedance\, Fully Rated vs. Series Rated\, Current Limitation\, Let Thru Current\, U.L. Tests \nCASE PROBLEM\nShort Circuit Study of Small Industrial System. Calculations Include Source\, Conductor and Transformer Impedance\, Motor Contribution and Protective Device Adequacy Evaluation \nCOURSE 4 – COORDINATION STUDIES\n \nCOORDINATION STUDY REQUIREMENTS\nSelective Coordination Basics\, Understanding Time Current Curves (TCC)\, Data Requirements\, Device Settings\, Graph Scale Selection\, Protection vs. Selectivity and Reliability\, Compromises in Coordinating Devices in Series \nCOORDINATION OF MOLDED CASE CIRCUIT BREAKERS\nMolded Case Circuit Breaker Time Current Curves\, Overload Region of TCC\, Instantaneous Region\, Fixed vs. Adjustable Instantaneous\, Determining the Setting of the Instantaneous\, Drawing Time Current Curves. In Class Problem – Drawing Molded Case Circuit Breaker Time Current Curves\, Selecting Settings for Optimal Selective Coordination \nCOORDINATION OF FUSES\nTime Current Curves of Fuses\, Current Limiting vs. Non Current Limiting Fuse Curves\, Minimum Melting and Total Clearing Curves\, Coordinating Two Sets of Current Limiting Fuses with Selectivity Tables\, Coordinating I2T Let-Thru Energy. In Class Problems – Coordinating Fuses with Each Other and Coordinating Fuses with Circuit Breakers \nSOLID STATE / ELECTRONIC TRIP BREAKERS\nLong Time\, Short Time\, Instantaneous Settings\, I2T Settings\, Coordination of Electronic Trip Circuit Breakers\, Eliminating Instantaneous for Coordination\, NEC® Requirements for High Speed Fault Clearing for Reducing the Hazard From an Arc Flash. \nGROUND FAULT RELAYS\nResidually Connected Ground Fault Schemes\, Zero Sequence Ground Fault Relaying\, Settings\, NEC® Requirements for Ground Fault Protection of Services\, Feeders and Equipment\, Nuisance Tripping\, Setting Ground Fault Devices \nOVERCURRENT RELAYS\nProtective Relay Operation\, Amp Tap Setting\, Time Dial Operation and Setting\, Instantaneous Function\, Current Transformers\, Necessary Protective Relay Time Margins for Selective Coordination\, Setting Selection\, Protective Relay Time Current Curves\, Curve Shape – Inverse\, Very Inverse\, Extremely Inverse. In Class Problems – Setting Overcurrent Relays and Drawing Relay Time Current Curves \nTRANSFORMER PROTECTION\nNEC® Article 450 Requirements\, Magnetizing Inrush Current\, Using ANSI C57 Thru Fault Curves for Transformer Protection\, Adjustments to the Thru Fault Curves Based on Transformer Winding Configurations\, Setting Overcurrent Relays for Protecting a Transformer Based on ANSI C57 \nCASE PROBLEM\nCoordination Study of Small Industrial Plant\, Determining Optimal Device Settings and Drawing Time Current Curves for Multiple Devices in Series. \nCOURSE 5 – POWER FACTOR AND HARMONIC ANALYSIS \nPOWER FACTOR CORRECTION\nConcept of Power Factor\, kW\, kVA\, kvar and Power Factor\, Leading and Lagging Power Factor\, Current Flow\, Inductive Loads\, Power Factor and Vector Analysis \nPOWER FACTOR CALCULATIONS\nDetermining System Var Requirements\, Sizing the Power Factor Correction Capacitor Bank\, Determining The Number of Capacitor Switching Steps\, Location of the Capacitors. In Class Problem – Calculating the Size of the Power Factor Correction Capacitor Bank \nUTILITY RATE STRUCTURE\nTypes of Utility Rate Structures\, Peak Demand Metering\, kVA and kW Demand Billing Rates and Power Factor Based Rates\, “Creative” Rates after Deregulation. In Class Problem – Power Factor Economic/Payback Calculations \nHARMONICS\nConcept of Power System Harmonics\, Harmonic Frequency Spectrum\, Sources of Power System Harmonics\, Non-Linear Loads\, Harmonic Current Flow\, Current Distortion and Harmonics\, Graphical/Fourier Analysis of Current Wave Form. In Class Problem – Calculating the Harmonic Content of an Adjustable Speed Drive \nHARMONIC RELATED PROBLEMS\nHarmonics and Capacitor Failure\, Capacitor Fuse Nuisance Interruptions\, Equipment Over-Heating\, Circuit Breaker Mis-Operation\, Metering Errors\, Transformer Over-Heating and K-Factor Transformers \nRESONANCE\nDetermining Parallel and Series Resonance\, Effect of the Equivalent Source Impedance and Resonance\, Effect of Capacitor Size\, Impact of Resonance on the Power System\, Impedance vs. Frequency Scans\, Characteristics of Resonance Problems. In Class Problems – Power System Resonance Calculations \nEVALUATING HARMONICS\nResonance Calculations\, Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) Calculations\, Effect of Parallel Resonance on THD\, Effect of Source Strength and Load Types. In Class Problems – Resonance and Total Harmonic Distortion Calculations \nIEEE 519\nVoltage and Current Distortion Limits\, Point of Common Coupling\, Enforcement\, Factoring the Source Strength into the Harmonic Limits\, Ratio of Harmonic Current to Load Current \nTHIRD HARMONICS\nSwitched Mode Power Supplies\, 3rd Harmonics and Overloading Neutral Conductors\, Oversizing Neutral Conductors\, The use of Delta-Wye K-Factor Transformers\, Shared Neutrals\, Design Requirements to Accommodate Third Harmonic Loads \nCORRECTION OF HARMONIC PROBLEMS\nPower Factor Correction Capacitor Bank Operating Restrictions\, Over sizing Neutral Conductors\, Harmonic Filter Design\, De-tuning Capacitor Banks. In Class Problem – Designing a 5th Harmonic Filter \nCASE PROBLEM\nDesign of a 5th Harmonic Filter Tuned to the 4.7th for an Industrial Plant \nFinal Discussion\nAdjourn\n\nAttend This Class to See How To: \n• Design electrical power systems more efficiently\n• Select and size power system components\n• Conduct short circuit studies\n• Perform coordination studies and draw time current curves\n• Calculate overcurrent device settings\n• Evaluate harmonics and design harmonic filters\n• Understand power system design and analysis \n \n\nReceive Answers to These Questions and More \n• How do I select conductors for loads?\n• What are demand factors?\n• Why is there more to design than the NEC®?\n• Why do I contact the electric utility early in the project?\n• What questions do I ask the utility company?\n• What does voltage drop do to my sensitive loads?\n• Why are harmonics and generators not always compatible?\n• Why is ANSI C57 a better protection method for transformers than the NEC®?\n• What is the X/R ratio?\n• How does the X/R ratio effect a device’s interrupting rating?\n• What is motor contribution?\n• How do I calculate motor contribution on new systems with an undefined load?\n• Is a 150 degree C rise or 80 degree C rise better for transformers?\n• Is a short circuit study legally required?\n• What kind of data is required for the short circuit and coordination studies?\n• What if I can’t find all of the data\, what assumptions can I make?\n• Why is the L/E ratio tm so important?\n• How do you draw time-current curves?\n• How do you selectively coordinate overcurrent devices?\n• How do current limiting fuses operate?\n• How do you determine circuit breaker settings?\n• What are the amp tap\, time dial and instantaneous settings on a relay?\n• What is a symmetrical current vs. asymmetrical current?\n• What logic should be used for determining device settings?\n• How do I properly apply series ratings?\n• What are harmonics and do I need to worry about them?\n• How can I predict if harmonics will cause a problem?\n• How do I interpret IEEE 519 and what is the point of common coupling?\n• Why do I sometimes need to oversize neutrals for 3rd harmonics but not others?\n• When and how do I design a harmonic filter \n\nQuestions?\nFor questions\, registration information or to discuss holding this class at your location as an on-site training program\, contact our Program Director at 800.874.8883 \nBrainfiller\, Inc. | P.O. Box 12024 | Scottsdale\, AZ 85267 \n
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SUMMARY:Medium Voltage Power Systems
DESCRIPTION:Medium Voltage Power Systems\nDenver*: Live Streaming in 4 Sessions:\n*Relocated from Denver to your location via live streaming. \nRegistration Deadline: April 10\, 2020 (in order to receive training material) \nA recording of this class will be made available to all registered attendees of the Live Streaming Event. Also\, each attendee will receive credit for one free online training program. \nApril 20\, 8:30 AM – 12:00 Noon MDT\nApril 21\, 8:30 AM – 12:00 Noon MDT\nApril 22\, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM MDT\nApril 23\, 8:30 PM – 4:00 PM MDT \nRaleigh – As Presently Scheduled\nAugust 3 – 4\, Raleigh\, NC \n\nThe backbone of many electric power systems is the medium voltage distribution system. Typically operating at voltages ranging from 2\,400 to 34\,500 Volts\, voltage stress\, corona\, surges and protection of equipment all create unique challenges in design\, equipment selection\, operation and engineering. \nThis 2 day class by Jim Phillips\, P.E. takes you through the fundamentals of medium voltage power systems including the components\, equipment\, design and operation problems as well as overcurrent protection\, surge protection\, insulation coordination and many other important aspects of medium voltage power systems. \nJim has developed this course based on over 35 years of extensive experience with industrial\, commercial and utility power systems and standards development. He is not just another trainer reading a script. Jim’s training is based on his insider’s view from being very active with many different standards committees which provides him with the unique perspective\, literally from the inside. Coupled with his broad electrical power background\, he loves sharing his experience and insider’s view with others. \n[See more about Jim Phillips] \nOne of the many topics that Jim discusses in this 2 day class is overcurrent relays and relay settings including determining the current transformer ratio\, CT saturation calculations\, determining overcurrent relay settings and calculating transformer differential relay settings. This class also includes many other topics such as surge protection\, insulation coordination and more. \nRegister 3 People and the 4th is FREE! \n\nDAY ONE\nINTRODUCTION\nMedium Voltage Systems\, Voltage Ranges\, Special Considerations\nFailure Modes\, Voltage Stress\, Thermal Stress \nMEDIUM VOLTAGE SAFETY\nElectrocution at Low vs. Medium Voltage\, Arc Flash Issues\, Qualified Person\,\nApproach Boundaries \nTYPES OF MEDIUM VOLTAGE SYSTEMS\nUtility and Industrial One lines\, Reliability Requirements\, Overhead and Underground\nSystems\, Regulated Systems \nMEDIUM VOLTAGE CABLE\nCopper vs. Aluminum Design\, Voltage Ratings\nInsulation Ratings\, 100%\, 133%\, 173% Insulation Levels\, Shielding Requirements\,\nElectric Fields\, Terminating MV Conductors\, Orientation of Overhead Lines \nMEDIUM VOLTAGE SUBSTATION TRANSFORMERS\nCore and Coil Design\, Aluminum and Copper Windings\, Transformer Characteristics\, Tank Construction\, Loss Evaluation\, Loss Calculations\, Efficiency Calculations\, Regulation \nSPOT NETWORKS\nSpot Network Design\, Network Protectors\, Network Protector Relay Operation\, Directional Protection Requirements\, Large Network Fault Currents \nPARTIAL DISCHARGE\nCorona\, Surface Tracking\, Voltage Stress\, Sensing Partial Discharge\, Component Failure \nGROUNDING MEDIUM VOLTAGE SYSTEMS\nResistance Grounding\, Solid Grounding\, Ungrounded Delta Charging Current\, Coefficient of Grounding Calculations\, Effect of Ground Faults on Delta Voltage\, Sizing Grounding Resistors\, High Resistance Grounding vs. Low Resistance Grounding \nOVERVIEW OF SYMMETRICAL COMPONENTS\nPositive\, Negative and Zero Sequence Impedance\, Per Unit\nLine-to-Ground Short Circuit Calculations \nSURGE PROTECTION\nLightning and Switching Surges\, Classes of Surge Arresters\, Insulation Basic Impulse Level BIL \, Basic Impluse Switching Insulation Level (BSL) Front of Wave (FOW)\, MCOV Ratings – (Maximum Continuous Operating Voltage) TOV – (Maximum Temporary Over Voltage Capability)\, Protective Characteristics\, Surge Arrester Selection\, Energy Capability\, Effect of Grounding on Arrester Selection\, Insulation Coordination\, Protective Ratio and Protective Margin Calculations. \nDAY TWO\nCURRENT TRANSFORMER APPLICATIONS\nRatings\, Selection Process\, Accuracy\, Saturation\, Excitation Curves\, Burden\,\nCalculation\, Momentary Ratings\, CT Saturation Calculations for Performance \nMEDIUM VOLTAGE CIRCUIT BREAKERS\nVacuum\, Air\, Oil\, SF6 Designs\, Symmetrical Interrupting Rating\, K-Rated\nVoltage Factor\, Close and Latch Capability \nOVERCURRENT RELAYS\nProtective Relay Concepts\, Selective Coordination Principles\, ANSI Device Numbers i.e. 50\, 51\, 67\, 32\, 27\, etc. Amp Tap\, Time Dial\, Instantaneous Setting Relay Setting Calculations\, Digital Relays\, Electromechanical Relays\, Time Margins\, Coordination Between Devices \nRECLOSERS\nApplication on Feeder Circuits\, Recloser Settings\, Continuous Current and Interrupting Ratings \nMEDIUM VOLTAGE FUSES\nMedium Voltage Switches\, Load Rating\, Expulsion vs. Current Limiting Fuse Characteristics\, E and R Rated Fuses\, Fuse Cutouts\, ANSI Time Current Points \nMEDIUM VOLTAGE PROTECTION CONCEPTS\nMedium Voltage Protection\, Relays\, Circuit Breakers\, R and E rated Fuses\,\nShort Circuit vs. Overcurrent Protection \nDISTRIBUTION FEEDER PROTECTION\nProtection with Fuses – 300%\, Overcurrent Protection with Relays – 600%\,\nShort Circuit Damage Characteristics\, Relay “Reach” for End of Line Faults \nROTATING MACHINERY PROTECTION\nProtection Requirements\, Generator Decrement Curves\, Thermal Damage Curves\, Reactive\,\nCapability Curves\, Differential Protection\, Protection Example Calculations \nMEDIUM VOLTAGE MOTOR CONTROLLERS\nProtection Requirements\, Motor Management Relays\, Circuit Breaker Protection\, Relaying\, Class R Rated Fuses \nTRANSFORMER PROTECTION\nANSI C57 Transformer Thru Fault Curves\, Impact of Transformer Winding Configuration\,\nOverview of Differential Protection\, Inrush and Harmonic Restraint\, Hands On Differential Relay Setting Calculation Problems and Calculation Worksheets. \n\nQuestions?\nFor questions\, registration information or to discuss holding this class at your location as an on-site training program\, contact our Program Director at 800.874.8883 \nBrainfiller\, Inc. | P.O. Box 12024 | Scottsdale\, AZ 85267 \n \n
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