Transformers, Second Edition

by: BHEL (Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited)


Abstract: This book covers all the aspects of power transformers-basic fundamentals of theory, design principles, manufacturing technology, materials specifications and standards. It also covers special transformers, including reactors and converter transformers for HVDC systems. The revised edition of the book has been thoroughly updated and includes new chapters on: - Controlled shunt reactor - Short-circuit testing of transformers - Bushings for Transformers - RLA and predictive/ preventive maintenance of transformers. With this coverage, the book will serve as an excellent reference book for practising engineers engaged in the design, manufacture, planning, testing, erection, operation and maintenance of transformers. It will also be useful to students and researchers.
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Title: Transformers, Second Edition

Publisher: McGraw Hill Education (India) Private Limited

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2003 McGraw Hill Education (India) Private Limited

ISBN: 9780070483156

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BHEL (Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited) today, is the largest engineering and manufacturing enterprise in India in the energy-related/infrastructure sector. Established more than 40 years ago, it ushered in the indigenous heavy electrical equipment industry in India. Currently, it manufactures over 180 products, under 40 major product groups, and caters to core sectors of the Indian economy, viz. power generation and transmission, industry, transportation, telecommunication, renewable energy, etc. BHEL's network consists of 14 manufacturing divisions, four power sector regional centres, over 100 project sites, eight service centres and 18 regional offices. BHEL has acquired certifications to Quality Management Systems (ISO 9001), Environmental Management Systems (ISO 14001) and Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (OHSAS 18001) and is also well on its journey towards Total Quality Management.

Description: This book covers all the aspects of power transformers-basic fundamentals of theory, design principles, manufacturing technology, materials specifications and standards. It also covers special transformers, including reactors and converter transformers for HVDC systems. The revised edition of the book has been thoroughly updated and includes new chapters on: - Controlled shunt reactor - Short-circuit testing of transformers - Bushings for Transformers - RLA and predictive/ preventive maintenance of transformers. With this coverage, the book will serve as an excellent reference book for practising engineers engaged in the design, manufacture, planning, testing, erection, operation and maintenance of transformers. It will also be useful to students and researchers.