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Arc Flash Studies - Stay safe with AllumiaX

Arc Flash incident is one of the most dangerous hazards faced by electricians all over the world. According to statistics, 5 to 10 arc flash explosions occur in electric equipment every day in the United States.

An electrical arc is a luminous bridge seen in the air gap between two set of...

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Short Circuit Current Calculations – Infinite Bus Method

The short circuit is essentially an abnormal condition within a power system in which a heavy amount of current flows through the circuit.

A short circuit usually occurs as a result of fault in a power system. The fault may be a conductor breaking...

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Short Circuit and System Protection Studies with AllumiaX

AllumiaX helps commercial and industrial facilities overcome the challenges of a rapidly growing industry by offering short circuit and arc flash hazard studies. Let's take a moment to learn about the significance of power system studies collectively.

short circuit is a fault...

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IEEE 1584-2018 – In Depth Arc Flash Calculations Using Mathcad Express & Etap 19.0

Previously, we have written a detailed blog on the major changes in the newly approved IEEE 1584-2018 standard. If you haven't checked it out, please click here!

Now, in this blog we will explain the arc flash calculations which are used in the official standard of IEEE 1584-2018 in a very...

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What are The 7 Important Steps to Perform An Arc Flash Study? - 2019 Important Guide!

Are you concerned about the arc flash safety of your facility?

Do you want to know how to carry out a competent arc flash study?

This is your guide to a detailed arc flash analysis! Have a look at the infographic to have a quick review of the seven steps. Read the blog to find out the systematic...

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Most Important Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Arc flash Study – What you need to Know!

Are you having confusion regarding Arc Flash Study? Don't know how and when to carry it out? Or you just need a brief answer to all your queries?

We have seen many people who are confused regarding arc flash study and they have many questions to ask but not able to find it collectively....

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[2019 Statistics] Arc Flash Explosions Occur Every Day – Arc Flash Accidents

A report published in Industrial Safety and Hygiene News estimated that, on average, there are 30,000 arc flash incidents every year. The report went on to estimate that those incidents resulted in an average annual totals of 7,000 burn injuries, 2,000 hospitalizations, and 400 fatalities per...

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Safety First! Things to Keep in Mind to Prevent Arc Flash Hazards

SAFETY FIRST! A human life is far more important than the machines and equipment present at a workplace. Then comes the equipment safety.

A human life can be put into risk due to many errors, be it human or apparatus. We have already discussed how deadly an arc flash incident is?

In this...

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Importance of Arc Flash Hazard Analysis – Is Arc Flash Study Crucial in Power Systems Industries?

Do Arc flash studies really matter? Or the fact about how Power Systems Engineers can reduce the risk of Arc flash hazards in commercial facilities and industries?

This guide will provide a detailed overview on the importance of Arc flash hazard analysis.

We will also take a look at some of the...

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