Acceptance Testing of electrical distribution components is designed to start
your electrical system off on the right foot. It is important to verify
all components are in good working order. It is equally important to
ensure that all components work will together.
Advantages of Acceptance Testing:
- Establish Baseline Readings. Many electrical test
results are objective or must be trended with previous test results. For
example, a transformer insulation resistance test could appear acceptable
until it is compared with the transformers acceptance values.
- Verify Integrity of Components. Manufacturers of
electrical equipment strive to provide a the best products. Major
Insurance Carriers recommend that Infrared Testing (CNA Letter)
- Verify Proper Interface Between Components/Commissioning.
How many people are involved in your latest project? One or more
equipment manufacturers, multiple engineers a construction company and an
electrical contractor? Finding a problem on the first
day of energization is too late! One minor equipment or wiring problem can
delay project completion by hours or even days. Building Assessment
Group, Inc. can provide you "Third Party Ligitation" to assist you with peace
of mind regarding proper interface of components is in place.
HOW DID YOU LAST EQUIPMENT INSTALLATION START-UP GO?