Volunteer fire department rehearses disaster case at IAEW

14/10/2021
  Volunteer fire department rehearses disaster case at IAEW Copyright: © Freiwillige Feuerwehr Aachen

What to do in case of a large-scale power failure? The state of North Rhine-Westphalia has procured 25 powerful emergency generators for this purpose. The fire department experts who have to operate the generators in an emergency have been trained at IAEW to optimize commissioning and operational safety. Among other things, the IAEW deals with electrical networks and, in addition to an electrical test network, has an electrical load bank that can be used to represent a realistic electrical load on the generators.

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