McGraw-Hill's Guide to UK Wiring Standards for Earthing & Bonding

by: David R. Stockin


Abstract: A complete guide to the earthing and bonding requirements of the latest United Kingdom wiring regulations. This on-the-job reference offers complete coverage of all technical aspects of electrical earthing and bonding. The book provides you with the commentary and guidance you need to interpret and apply the earthing and bonding requirements of the 17th Edition of the IET Wiring Regulations (BS 7671:2008 incorporating Amendment No. 3:2015)—the electrical code used throughout the United Kingdom. McGraw-Hill's Guide to UK Wiring Standards for Earthing & Bonding features in-depth discussions of each of the code's standards, section by section, along with high-quality illustrations and detailed examples. Coverage includes: • Below-Grade Earthing • Scope, Object, and Fundamental Principles • Definitions • Assessment of General Characteristics • Protection for Safety • Selection and Erection of Equipment • Inspection and Testing • Electrode Calculations • Economic and Legal Analysis • Managing a Grounding and Earthing Project If you are looking for clear, expertly written coverage of electrical earthing as it relates to the latest IET codes, McGraw-Hill's Guide to UK Wiring Standards for Earthing & Bonding belongs on your desk.
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Title: McGraw-Hill's Guide to UK Wiring Standards for Earthing & Bonding

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Athens, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2017 McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9781259641275

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David R. Stockin is Manager of Engineering at E&S Grounding Solutions. A full-time grounding engineer for more than 14 years, he has been the lead electrical grounding/earthing engineer for dozens of data centres used by major search engine companies and government agencies, located from the Americas to Asia and Europe. Mr. Stockin has also been the lead grounding and electrical safety engineer for over a thousand projects involving human safety in high-voltage environments, in both the United States and Canada. He has authored numerous publications on electrical grounding and earthing, including McGraw-Hill's National Electrical Code® 2014 Grounding & Earthing Handbook, white papers, and industry proceedings.

Description: A complete guide to the earthing and bonding requirements of the latest United Kingdom wiring regulations. This on-the-job reference offers complete coverage of all technical aspects of electrical earthing and bonding. The book provides you with the commentary and guidance you need to interpret and apply the earthing and bonding requirements of the 17th Edition of the IET Wiring Regulations (BS 7671:2008 incorporating Amendment No. 3:2015)—the electrical code used throughout the United Kingdom. McGraw-Hill's Guide to UK Wiring Standards for Earthing & Bonding features in-depth discussions of each of the code's standards, section by section, along with high-quality illustrations and detailed examples. Coverage includes: • Below-Grade Earthing • Scope, Object, and Fundamental Principles • Definitions • Assessment of General Characteristics • Protection for Safety • Selection and Erection of Equipment • Inspection and Testing • Electrode Calculations • Economic and Legal Analysis • Managing a Grounding and Earthing Project If you are looking for clear, expertly written coverage of electrical earthing as it relates to the latest IET codes, McGraw-Hill's Guide to UK Wiring Standards for Earthing & Bonding belongs on your desk.