APD Engineering was engaged to undertake Insulation Coordination and Reactor Switching Studies for a 275kV substation in South Australia. Advanced studies based on PSCAD/EMTDC modelling were carried out to ensure the safe operation of the substation through surge protective devices.
APD Engineering are one of Australia’s leading electrical consultancy firms with a number of experts in wide range of stead-state and dynamic Power Systems Analysis and Connection Studies. Our staff are a veteran group who have worked together on many projects around Australia, providing proven and practical experience.
Our power system engineering team provide a wide range of services including computer modelling, load flow and short circuit, protection grading, arc flash assessment, motor start-up and harmonic and finally dynamic and transient switching studies for large loads and generation units connected to distribution and transmission systems.
We provide a variety of services to our clients, from detailed design studies through to on-site data collection and expert testing and commissioning works. We also have proven experience in network planning and optimisation, distribution automation and independent policy / standard review.