Testing services

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AC/DC cable testing & fault location

Cable testing and locating is an essential part of underground cable services. RA Electrical is proud to provide these services with the latest in equipment, training and experience.

We have the means and equipment of performing acceptance tests of high voltage cables up to 46KV. Cable testing can be performed with VLF (Very Low Frequency AC) or traditional DC high-potential testing.

VLF testing service’s is the most common method to provide customers with the means of testing large lengths of underground cable, such as wind farm collector systems without compromising the cable and connections.

We have the means and experience to locate both primary and secondary underground cable faults. (Thumper and TDR)

Our cable testing services include:

  • VLF Testing
  • DC high potential testing
  • Sheath and cable insulation testing
  • Cable fault locating and thumping

Other testing services include:

  • Transformer Testing (Ration Testing, insulation testing, oil samples)
  • Ground Resistance/ Fall of Potential Testing

WHY CHOOSER.A. ELECTRICAL?

HIGHLY
SPECIALIZED

Since 2008, R.A.Electrical has offered it's highly specialized High Voltage Cable Services to the expanding Renewable Energy (wind and solar) sector throughout Canada.

TRAINED &
CERTIFIED

Because of the continual training, experience and expertise we offer our staff, we’re able to provide quality, reliable service to our expanding customer base.

COMMITED TO
RENEWABLE ENERGY

R.A. has been involved with the production of 627 mwatts of renewable energy since 2008 - which is enough to power over 120,000 homes!

COMMITTED
SAFETY

We believe that safety comes first - for our team and your project! We've been a member of IHSA (formerly EUSA) since 1983, and hold a zero accident record.

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