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4 Things You Should Know About Lightning Protection Design


Lightning protection design An effective earthing system is critical to the safety of every electrical installation. And a robust earthing and lightning protection design is the first step in any electrical system to ensure the safety of assets, properties, and human beings.

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LEC lightning protection design involves: Collection of data • Soil resistivity measurement • Earth resistance/impedance measurement • Touch, step and transfer potential measurement • Lightning protection design visual inspection (if already installed) • Electrical measurements • Impact on immediate surroundings • Building contents • Type of construction • Building occupancy www.lightningprotection.com


LEC lightning protection design involves: Risk assessment • Determining the level of lightning protection required • Earth potential risk assessment • Interference studies • Fire risk • Assessing the risk in accordance with international standards Supplying, installing, testing and commissioning • Provide labor, materials, products, equipment, and services • Installation and testing are carried out in accordance with international standards and code of practice. www.lightningprotection.com


LEC lightning protection design involves: Design study • Arriving at BOQ and specification • Type of protection • Detailed and scientific evaluation of the site’s exposure • Sizes and dimension of components • Location of air terminals and coverage area • Conductor routing and connections • Earthing provisions

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Things You Should Know About Lightning Protection Design  

Lightning strikes account for over a third of computer failures all over the world. With this number in mind, it makes sense to protect your...

Things You Should Know About Lightning Protection Design  

Lightning strikes account for over a third of computer failures all over the world. With this number in mind, it makes sense to protect your...

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