Power measurement: Testing software is fast, safe, more efficient

power measurement test and measurement equipment power transformer testing omicron
Sponsored by

Power transformer testing: The Primary Test Manager (PTM) software supports you during diagnostic testing of power transformers, circuit breakers, current transformers and associated equipment like bushings and tap changers. PTM was first to automate the creation of asset-specific, guided test plans together with dynamic test connection diagrams based on user identification and matching of nameplate parameters like ratings and vector diagrams. And because PTM is the interface software that drives OMICRON’s multifunctional test system CPC100 + CP TD1, PTM provides this exceptional guidance for a wide range of diagnostic tests according to the latest industry standards and guidelines. Due to an integrated high-performance database, electrical assets and the associated test plans can be managed easily.

These are the features that make PTM the leader to follow:
• Test Connection Diagrams
• Guided Test Procedures
• Graphical and Tabular Test Results
• Auto-Assessment of Test Results
• Custom Reporting

In combination with OMICRON’s CPC100 + CP TD1 test system, PTM covers all of the traditional tests such as Power Factor, Exciting Current, Leakage Reactance, Turns Ratio, and DC Winding Resistance and generates one single report including all items. Due to its unique capabilities, the test system features a range of additional advanced tests which increase the diagnostic reach of the traditional tests and can be included in the test plan:
• Variable Frequency Power Factor (15 Hz to 400 Hz)
• Frequency Response of Stray Losses (FRSL)
• Dynamic Winding Resistance (Slope & Ripple)

OMICRON’s world-class development team, leveraging on their original roots in software development and integrating their vast knowledge in the operation and assessment of power apparatus, has equipped the latest version with a set of new features that will make PTM even more exciting for you:
• Extended Auto-Assessment for Power Transformers and Bushings
• Easily compare multiple Test Results in a single View
• DEMAG your Transformer using a new Test in PTM + CPC 100
• Automated Turns Ratio Test for Phase-shifting Transformers
• Now compatible with Windows 8 & 8.1 Operating Systems

For more information about OMICRON or other products, click here to go to Utility Products’ Buyers Guide.

Sponsored by

Get All the Utility Products News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to Utility Products or email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now


October 2015
Volume 19, Issue 9

Utility Products Topics

Transmission & Distribution
                       Vehicles & Accessories
Tools & Supplies   Safety
Line Construction & Maintenance   Test & Measurement

How to deploy mobile forms + devices to speed up field service processes & reporting

Overcoming the pain points associated with any process is much simpler and more cost effective than you think. This webinar will detail the benefits of switching to mobile forms for field data collection and reporting.
We'll examine real use cases and ROI of integrating mobile forms within a given field service process, including for work orders, inspections, checklists and proposals.
A quick AT&T Mobile Forms demo will reveal the feature rich, user-friendly nature of the solution. You'll see why it’s a must-deploy to speed up data collection, eliminate invoicing/data entry lags and auto-generate/deliver insightful reports.



Industry Company Pages

Keep up-to-date with the latest news and articles from some of the prominent utility product companies and resources.


Everlast Substation signs

Everlast safety signs and Everlast Substation signs meet all ANSI and OSHA requirements and continue to be readable for the life of the substation. When most signs fail ours shine.

Everlast pole tags

Everlast pole tags for distribution poles have been used all over the world in this great earth's worst environment's proving it is the longest lasting product to use on pole's!

Swage Bus Accessories

Swage Bus Accessories use a compression technology process called "swaging" that enables installation of aluminum bus accessories without the need of a welder.