Michigan Technical University


Michigan Technical University
Houghton, MI

Problem:

  • The entire Admin building electrical system were flooded due to the heavy rain
  • All the major electrical equipment including the Transformers, Distribution Panels, MCCs, Switchgears, Breakers, etc. were replaced and new arc flash study was required

Solution: "Device Evaluation, Selective Coordination & Arc Flash Study"

  • Data collection due to all the new equipment which were installed or was going to be installed
  • The entire electrical network of the building was modeled
  • Performed short Circuit and device evaluation study with the worst case scenario fault(s)
  • Performed selective coordination study with the emergency stand-by generator
  • Performed arc flash hazard analysis and mitigation providing the customer with the arc flash labels