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Design and A Safety Analysis and Assessment of a Grounding System according to International Standards
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Design and A Safety Analysis and Assessment of a Grounding System according to International Standards
Kim, Doo-Ung; Cho, Man-Hyung; Kim, Han-Soo; Shin, Dae-Sung; Ryu, Ki-Hwan; Kim, Chul-Hwan;
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In this paper, we evaluate safety of grounding system which is designed according to IEC standards. Safety assessment of construction site and grounding system of building is needed before construction for the safety of human in building. Until now, in case of domestic field, design of grounding system is proceeded based on methods which are proposed in IEEE Std. 80. In other words, it is not in the situation that grounding system is designed based on IEC standards. Therefore, we propose a method which designs grounding system and evaluates safety of it according to IEC standards. We measure ground resistance of construction site using measuring equipment of ground resistance. Using this value, soil structure and ground resistivity are obtained through program analysis. CDEGS program of SES company is used for simulation analysis.
Grounding System;Safety;International Standards;Touch Voltage;Electrical Installation;
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