• EN 62271-102:2002/AC:2014

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    HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 102: ALTERNATING CURRENT DISCONNECTORS AND EARTHING SWITCHES (IEC 62271-102:2001/A2:2013)

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    Superseded date:  08-02-2022

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    Published date:  12-01-2013

    Publisher:  European Committee for Standards - Electrical

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    FOREWORD
    1 General
    2 Normal and special service conditions
    3 Definitions
    4 Ratings
    5 Design and construction
    6 Type tests
    7 Routine tests
    8 Guide to the selection of disconnectors and earthing switches
    9 Information to be given with enquiries, tenders and orders
    10 Rules for transport, storage, installation, operation and
       maintenance
    11 Safety
    Annex A (normative) - Design and testing of position indicating
            devices
    Annex B (normative) - Bus-transfer current switching by
            disconnectors
    Annex C (normative) - Induced current switching by earthing
            switches
    Annex D (informative) - Test voltage for the most disadvantageous
            dielectric position of an earthing switch during
            operation (temporary approach)
    Annex E (normative) - Special requirements for disconnectors and
            earthing switches used in gas-insulated and/or
            metal-enclosed switchgear
    Annex F (normative) - Gas-insulated metal-enclosed switchgear
            for rated voltages 72,5 kV and above - Requirements
            for switching of bus-charging currents by disconnectors
    Annex G (normative) - Alternative test methods for short-circuit
            current making tests
    Annex H (normative) - Specific requirements for resistor
            fitted disconnector in metal-enclosed gas insulated
            switchgear
    Bibliography
    Annex ZA (normative) - Normative references to international
             publications with their corresponding European
             publications

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    Applicable to alternating current disconnectors and earthing switches, that are designed for indoor and outdoor enclosed and open terminal installations for voltages above 1000 V and for service frequencies up to and including 60 Hz.

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    Committee TC 17AC
    Development Note Supersedes EN 60129, EN 61129 & EN 61259 (09/2003) To be used in conjunction with EN 60694. (01/2007)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher European Committee for Standards - Electrical
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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    UNE-EN 50152-2:2013 Railway applications - Fixed installations - Particular requirements for alternating current switchgear - Part 2: Disconnectors, earthing switches and switches with nominal voltage above 1 kV
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    CEI EN 62271-203 : 2013 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 203: GAS-INSULATED METAL-ENCLOSED SWITCHGEAR FOR RATED VOLTAGES ABOVE 52 KV
    BS EN 62271-106:2011 High-voltage switchgear and controlgear Alternating current contactors, contactor-based controllers and motor-starters
    I.S. EN 62271-106:2011 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 106: ALTERNATING CURRENT CONTACTORS, CONTACTOR-BASED CONTROLLERS AND MOTOR-STARTERS (IEC 62271-106:2011 (EQV))
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    BS EN 62271-104:2015 (published 2015-03) High-voltage switchgear and controlgear Alternating current switches for rated voltages higher than 52 kV
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    I.S. EN 61140:2016 PROTECTION AGAINST ELECTRIC SHOCK - COMMON ASPECTS FOR INSTALLATION AND EQUIPMENT
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    I.S. EN 62271-105:2012 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 105: ALTERNATING CURRENT SWITCH-FUSE COMBINATIONS FOR RATED VOLTAGES ABOVE 1 KV UP TO AND INCLUDING 52 KV (IEC 62271-105:2012 (EQV))
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    UNE-EN 62271-104:2015 High-voltage switchgear and controlgear - Part 104: Alternating current switches for rated voltages higher than 52 kV
    EN 62271-106 : 2011 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 106: ALTERNATING CURRENT CONTACTORS, CONTACTOR-BASED CONTROLLERS AND MOTOR-STARTERS (IEC 62271-106:2011)
    BS EN 50110-1:2013 Operation of electrical installations General requirements
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    BS EN 62271-100 : 2009 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 100: ALTERNATING-CURRENT CIRCUIT-BREAKERS (IEC 62271-100:2008)
    UNE-EN 62271-103:2012 High-voltage switchgear and controlgear - Part 103: Switches for rated voltages above 1 kV up to and including 52 kV
    CEI EN 60143-2 : 2014 SERIES CAPACITORS FOR POWER SYSTEMS - PART 2: PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT FOR SERIES CAPACITOR BANKS
    BS EN 50152-2 : 2012 RAILWAY APPLICATIONS - FIXED INSTALLATIONS - PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS FOR ALTERNATING CURRENT SWITCHGEAR - PART 2: DISCONNECTORS, EARTHING SWITCHES AND SWITCHES WITH NOMINAL VOLTAGE ABOVE 1 KV
    BS EN 62271-200:2012 High-voltage switchgear and controlgear AC metal-enclosed switchgear and controlgear for rated voltages above 1 kV and up to and including 52 kV
    I.S. EN 50110-1:2013 OPERATION OF ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    I.S. EN 50152-1:2012 RAILWAY APPLICATIONS - FIXED INSTALLATIONS - PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS FOR ALTERNATING CURRENT SWITCHGEAR - PART 1: CIRCUIT-BREAKERS WITH NOMINAL VOLTAGE ABOVE 1 KV
    EN 62271-100 : 2009 AMD 2/COR 18 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 100: ALTERNATING-CURRENT CIRCUIT-BREAKERS (IEC 62271-100:2008/A2:2017/COR1:2018)
    PREN 50152-1 : DRAFT 2011 RAILWAY APPLICATIONS - FIXED INSTALLATIONS - PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS FOR ALTERNATING CURRENT SWITCHGEAR - PART 1: CIRCUIT-BREAKERS WITH NOMINAL VOLTAGE ABOVE 1 KV
    CEI EN 62271-201 : 2015 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 201: AC SOLID-INSULATION ENCLOSED SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR FOR RATED VOLTAGES ABOVE 1 KV AND UP TO AND INCLUDING 52 KV
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    EN 62271-112 : 2013 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 112: ALTERNATING CURRENT HIGH-SPEED EARTHING SWITCHES FOR SECONDARY ARC EXTINCTION ON TRANSMISSION LINES (IEC 62271-112:2013)
    BS EN 62271-105 : 2012 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 105: ALTERNATING CURRENT SWITCH-FUSE COMBINATIONS FOR RATED VOLTAGES ABOVE 1 KV UP TO AND INCLUDING 52 KV
    I.S. EN 62271-112:2013 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 112: ALTERNATING CURRENT HIGH-SPEED EARTHING SWITCHES FOR SECONDARY ARC EXTINCTION ON TRANSMISSION LINES (IEC 62271-112:2013 (EQV))
    CEI EN 50110-1 : 2014 OPERATION OF ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    I.S. EN 62271-103:2011 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 103: SWITCHES FOR RATED VOLTAGES ABOVE 1 KV UP TO AND INCLUDING 52 KV
    I.S. EN 62271-203:2012 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 203: GAS-INSULATED METAL-ENCLOSED SWITCHGEAR FOR RATED VOLTAGES ABOVE 52 KV (IEC 62271-203:2011 (EQV))
    I.S. EN 62271-100:2009 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 100: ALTERNATING-CURRENT CIRCUIT-BREAKERS
    I.S. EN 62271-201:2014 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 201: AC SOLID-INSULATION ENCLOSED SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR FOR RATED VOLTAGES ABOVE 1 KV AND UP TO AND INCLUDING 52 KV
    I.S. EN 62271-109:2009 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 109: ALTERNATING-CURRENT SERIES CAPACITOR BY-PASS SWITCHES (IEC 62271-109:2008 (EQV))
    I.S. EN 62271-205:2008 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 205: COMPACT SWITCHGEAR ASSEMBLIES FOR RATED VOLTAGES ABOVE 52 KV
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    I.S. EN 50119:2009 RAILWAY APPLICATIONS - FIXED INSTALLATIONS - ELECTRIC TRACTION OVERHEAD CONTACT LINES
    UNE-EN 62271-105:2013 High-voltage switchgear and controlgear - Part 105: Alternating current switch-fuse combinations for rated voltages above 1 kV up to and including 52 kV
    UNE-EN 62271-200:2012 High-voltage switchgear and controlgear - Part 200: AC metal-enclosed switchgear and controlgear for rated voltages above 1 kV and up to and including 52 kV
    UNE-EN 61140:2017 Protection against electric shock - Common aspects for installation and equipment
    UNE-EN 62271-203:2013 High-voltage switchgear and controlgear - Part 203: Gas-insulated metal-enclosed switchgear for rated voltages above 52 kV
    I.S. EN 50119:2020 Railway applications - Fixed installations - Electric traction overhead contact lines
    UNE-EN 62271-201:2015 High-voltage switchgear and controlgear - Part 201: AC solid-insulation enclosed switchgear and controlgear for rated voltages above 1 kV and up to and including 52 kV
    BS EN 61140 : 2002 PROTECTION AGAINST ELECTRIC SHOCK - COMMON ASPECTS FOR INSTALLATION AND EQUIPMENT
    UNE-EN 62271-106:2012 High-voltage switchgear and controlgear - Part 106: Alternating current contactors, contactor-based controllers and motor-starters
    EN 50119 : 2009 AMD 1 2013 RAILWAY APPLICATIONS - FIXED INSTALLATIONS - ELECTRIC TRACTION OVERHEAD CONTACT LINES
    BS EN 61800-5-1:2007 Adjustable speed electrical power drive systems Safety requirements. Electrical, thermal and energy
    UNE-EN 62271-107:2012 High-voltage switchgear and controlgear - Part 107: Alternating current fused circuit-switchers for rated voltages above 1 kV up to and including 52 kV
    EN 62271-104:2015 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 104: ALTERNATING CURRENT SWITCHES FOR RATED VOLTAGES HIGHER THAN 52 KV (IEC 62271-104:2015)
    EN 61800-5-1:2007/A1:2017 ADJUSTABLE SPEED ELECTRICAL POWER DRIVE SYSTEMS - PART 5-1: SAFETY REQUIREMENTS - ELECTRICAL, THERMAL AND ENERGY (IEC 61800-5-1:2007/A1:2016)
    EN 62271-109:2009/A1:2013 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 109: ALTERNATING-CURRENT SERIES CAPACITOR BY-PASS SWITCHES (IEC 62271-109:2008/A1:2013)
    EN 62271-3:2015 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 3: DIGITAL INTERFACES BASED ON IEC 61850 (IEC 62271-3:2015)
    EN 62271-201 : 2014 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 201: AC SOLID-INSULATION ENCLOSED SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR FOR RATED VOLTAGES ABOVE 1 KV AND UP TO AND INCLUDING 52 KV (IEC 62271-201:2014)
    EN 62271-205:2008/corrigendum:2008 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 205: COMPACT SWITCHGEAR ASSEMBLIES FOR RATED VOLTAGES ABOVE 52 KV
    EN 62271-103 : 2011 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 103: SWITCHES FOR RATED VOLTAGES ABOVE 1 KV UP TO AND INCLUDING 52 KV
    EN 62271-105:2012 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 105: ALTERNATING CURRENT SWITCH-FUSE COMBINATIONS FOR RATED VOLTAGES ABOVE 1 KV UP TO AND INCLUDING 52 KV (IEC 62271-105:2012)
    EN 61140:2016 PROTECTION AGAINST ELECTRIC SHOCK - COMMON ASPECTS FOR INSTALLATION AND EQUIPMENT (IEC 61140:2016)
    EN 50152-2:2012 RAILWAY APPLICATIONS - FIXED INSTALLATIONS - PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS FOR ALTERNATING CURRENT SWITCHGEAR - PART 2: DISCONNECTORS, EARTHING SWITCHES AND SWITCHES WITH NOMINAL VOLTAGE ABOVE 1 KV
    EN 62271-107:2012 HIGH-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 107: ALTERNATING CURRENT FUSED CIRCUIT-SWITCHERS FOR RATED VOLTAGES ABOVE 1 KV UP TO AND INCLUDING 52 KV (IEC 62271-107:2012)
    EN 60143-2:2013 SERIES CAPACITORS FOR POWER SYSTEMS - PART 2: PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT FOR SERIES CAPACITOR BANKS (IEC 60143-2:2012)
    EN 62271-203:2012 High-voltage switchgear and controlgear - Part 203: Gas-insulated metal-enclosed switchgear for rated voltages above 52 kV
    EN 50152-1 : 2012 AMD 1 2013 RAILWAY APPLICATIONS - FIXED INSTALLATIONS - PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS FOR ALTERNATING CURRENT SWITCHGEAR - PART 1: CIRCUIT-BREAKERS WITH NOMINAL VOLTAGE ABOVE 1 KV
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    IEC 60517:1990 Gas-insulated metal-enclosed switchgear for rated voltages of 72.5 kV and above
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