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Lightning, grounding, and electrical protection assessment of a communications building

Grounding and electrical protection recommendations that eliminated any further damage to equipment from lightning over the last 10 years                    


Electrical protection assessment of a power plant utilizing audio-tone protective relaying and coordinating with Verizon, RFL, Dominion Power, and local personnel   



Lightning, grounding, and electrical protection assessment of a microwave tower and equipment building on top of the mountains in Parachute, CO

Report with recommendations, method guidelines, surge protection equipment, grounding design and AutoCAD Drawings to prevent further harm from further lightning strokes



Two day training seminar on the electrical protection of towers, equipment buildings from lightning stroke damage



Lightning strike probability assessment in the New Jersey area to power distribution poles with attached antenna equipment



Elverta Substation grounding to prevent switching noise in control room



Video camera failures from power cable fault protection recommendations



Tower and Toll Booth lightning protection and grounding standard for the Kansas Turnpike



Lightning and grounding protection to CAMSS40EX Temporary Shelters

Installation kits developed for military installations



Tower lightning and grounding standard for broadband services to schools



Tower and grounding audit for Methods Communications Building

Recommendations for tower grounding and entrance of coax cables

Note: no further lightning damage in the last two years



Grounding and lightning protection study of the Wynoochee Dam

Lightning Protection and Grounding Standard for Tacoma Power



GPR Study for the Mandalay Power Station, Oxnard, CA



Develop a Lightning and Grounding Standard, and specifically design grounding systems for Bakersville Tower Site and Holbrook Tower Site.



Design a lightning hardened grounding system for Grantville Microwave Tower Site



Investigate electromagnetic wave damage from lightning strike to electronic equipment i.e.; microphones, video equipment, sound equipment, and organ

Develop a lightning protection system for building and equipment utilizing NFPA 780-2000 and a design of a Faraday Cage for the Organ electronics



Design grounding systems for Remote Terminals placed in soil that has very high resistivity in order to protect communication equipment against lightning stroke  



Support RFP development for microwave tower grounding for Wireless Backbone Project IM-098-4(8)



Support RFP development for grounding against lightning damage on projects for the Nuclear Test Band Treaty IMS Infrasound Stations in Hawaii and Argentina



Contracted to review damage to Headquarters buildings from a fault at their nearby East City Substation

Developed a grounding and electrical protection design from power induction and East City Substation for over 100 telephones from damage after every fault

East City Substation has had many major faults since and there has been no further damage to any communications equipment



Lightning Protection and Grounding of the VF Tower and Building, developed a test procedure

Coauthored a Lightning Protection Standard



Westminster Switch and Tower Site grounding and lightning protection assessment

Recent History & Evidence of Successful Completion of Similar Projects

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