ABB and PEHLA Laboratories

call-answer (49) 2102 12-1477 noun_18959 (49) 2102 12-1777 Visit website

Oberhausener Straße 33,
Ratingen, 40832

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Key Contact Personnel:
Stefan Göttlich, General manager
Björn Temp, Manager of HP Testing Laboratory
Ralf Hutmacher, Manager of HV Testing Laboratory


High Voltage Laboratory

Max. Voltage of Current Standart or Remarks
Impulse Testing:
Lightning Impulse up to 800 kV IEC, DIN
A. C. Testing
Partial Discharge & RIV Testing: Stationary up to 150 kV Mobile up to 230 kV IEC, DIN

Ageing Tests: Dielectric Ageing

Other Tests: Power frequency voltage tests, cable testing

High Power Laboratory

Kind of Power Source for the HP Laboratory: 2800 MVA-short-circuit test generator

Electrical Tests: Electrical continuity of earthed metallic parts tests.

Heat Run Tests: Temperature rise tests on switchgears, cables and other medium voltage equipment.

Other Types of High Power Tests Offered: Switching capacity test load currents, internal arc fault test, peak test with stand current short-circuit making and breaking tests.

High Current Test Facilities & Capabilities: Temperature-rise tests, single-phase and three-phase tests, thermal imaging.

Other Test Capabilities

Mechanical Tests: Endurance tests, operation and interlock tests, tightness and pressure tests, IK coding

Environmental Tests: Temperature limit tests, humidity tests, insulator tests