SCD0 - Electrical Substation Design

WGD3 – AIS Bus Design

Scope: Determine basis of design for thermal loading effects of thermal expansion, corona, or radio influence voltage on the design. Determine basis of calculating short circuit forces and loading effects of ice and wind on the bus design; design considerations of aeolian vibration force; design considerations for insulators and insulator supporting structures.

Standard: IEEE Std 605 – Guide for Bus Design in Air Insulated Substations

Working Group Officers:

Jean-Bernard Dastous
WGD3 Chair

Hydro Quebec

Chuck Haahr
WGD3 Vice-Chair

Power Grid Engineering

Alex Kladiva
WGD3 Secretary

Burns & McDonnell