Maintenance and Testing
Maintenance and testing is necessary for safety and reliability.
CSA provides standards that recommend regular testing and maintenance of electrical equipment.
Insurance companies refer to CSA and other industry standards when determining risk and customer premiums.
Read our Blog Article about Recommended Maintenance of Electrical Systems
The following are some of the maintenance functions recommended in CSA Z463
Electrical Power System Studies and Drawings - Arc Flash, Short Circuit, Coordination Studies and Electrical Power System Drawing Updates
Infrared Analysis of Electrical Equipment
Transformer Oil and Gas Analysis
Maintenance of Electrical Systems - see links below
Tables for recommended maintenance tasks and tests for critical electrical power system components.
M1 - Switchgear Bus and OH Lines
M4.2 - Disconnect and Circuit Switchers
M6 and M7 Protection, Control, Metering Devices and Instrument Transformers
M12.2 - DC Battery Charging Systems
M13 - Power Factor Capacitors and Reactors
Microgrids, Generators and Parallel Switchgear
Substation - Outdoor High Voltage
Electrical Supply and Distribution Systems
Protection Relays, Arc Flash and Safety Devices
Synchronous Motor and Generator Excitation