For over three decades, North Central Electric Inc. (NCE) has been at the forefront of delivering comprehensive electrical contracting solutions to the dynamic electric utility and power generation industry. Established in 1988, our commitment to excellence has solidified us as a leader in technical services, specializing in various pivotal areas.

High-Voltage Training

Our services help to empower professionals with the knowledge and skills necessary to work safely and effectively with high-voltage systems. These include:

  • Fundamental training to foster a robust foundation.
  • Safety protocols and compliance allow participants to learn to identify potential hazards, implement safety measures, and respond in emergency situations. 
  • Proficiency in operating and maintaining high-voltage equipment to enhance operations capabilities and instill a sense of confidence when handling sophisticated machinery. 
  • Accurate diagnostic technique testing, including particle discharge analysis, time domain reflectometry, and fault locating. 

Understanding High Voltage Testing

High-voltage testing is a crucial preventive measure against potential hazards in power grids. At NCE, we recognize its significant use as a predictive tool to identify and address future faults proactively. Our engineers, highly proficient in all facets of high-voltage commissioning and testing, bring extensive expertise to each project.

One of the important aspects of our available services is industrial electrical cable management, a facet that is often overlooked. We understand that efficient cable management ensures these critical assets operate safely, averting potential production loss and subsequent revenue downturns.

The Importance of Regular Testing for Safety

High-voltage cables play a pivotal role in the operations of commercial, industrial, and utility sectors worldwide. Given the substantial power they handle, proper maintenance is paramount. Neglecting these cables poses serious safety risks and can lead to significant financial setbacks. Our seasoned engineers conduct thorough tests to guarantee compliance and functionality and preemptively address any complications.

High-Voltage Cable Testing & Diagnostics at NCE

NCE adheres to industry standards and collaborates with top commercial cable diagnostics firms globally to guarantee the integrity of your facility’s cables. Our testing protocols, conducted according to AEIC, ICEA, IEC, and/or IEEE standards, encompass a broad spectrum:

  • VLF Hipot Testing up to 138 KV Cable [200 KV peak]
  • AC Resonant Hipot
  • DC Hipot Testing [Up to 600 KVDC]
  • Partial Discharge Analysis [Offline and Online]
  • Tan Delta Analysis
  • Time Domain Reflectometer (TDR)
  • Fault Locating

How NCE Can Help You

Beyond high-voltage cable testing, NCE offers a suite of services including acceptance testing and commissioning, engineering solutions, and predictive and preventative maintenance. We prioritize delivering the highest quality workmanship and professionalism. Working closely with clients, we schedule regular preventative maintenance and testing programs, ensuring continuous compliance with industry standards.

Our services are available throughout the greater Northeastern U.S., and we invite you to contact us for a free consultation. Join the ranks of satisfied clients who have experienced the NCE difference.

In Broomall and beyond, North Central Electric Inc. is your trusted partner when it comes to high-voltage cable testing and comprehensive electrical solutions. With a legacy of excellence, cutting-edge technology, and a commitment to safety, NCE ensures your facility operates at the highest electrical standards. Contact us today and experience the NCE advantage.