ALLTEC was contracted to perform a lighting protection study of several AN/FPS-117 and AN/FPS-124 radar sites part of the American Canadian North Warning System. Because these radar systems are predominately located in northern latitudes, they have unique environmental conditions [...]
What is soil resistivity? Simply put, soil resistivity is a measurement of how much the soil being sampled resists electric current. Typically, the resistivity varies with depth in soil, moisture, temperature and chemical content. Why is soil [...]
Grounding Design for the US Marine Corps at the 29 Palms Project ALLTEC has built a reputation of solving some of the world's most challenging lightning, grounding, and power quality problems using its comprehensive facility approach. For [...]
Lightning Protection, Surge Suppression, and Grounding/Bonding for the Oil, Gas, & Petrochemical Industries
Lightning protection, surge protection, & Grounding/Bonding solutions for the Oil, Gas, and Petrochemical Industries
Grounding/Bonding, Surge Protection, and Lightning Protection for the Telecommunications Industry
ALLTEC Protection Pyramid Surveys -- A Three Part Series If you missed Part I, “Grounding & Bonding,” or Part II, “Surge Protection,”; you may find them by clicking on the linked text. This last installment of our three-part [...]
This second installment of a three part series relates to the middle tier of the Protection Pyramid- Surge Protection, which is additionally required to:
ALLTEC Protection Pyramid Surveys — A Three Part Series If you the Introduction, you may find them by clicking on the linked text. Grounding and Bonding is one of the most critical safety procedures to reduce the potential for [...]
Alltec calls the methodology used for visualizing, designing, and implementing its unique and industry leading three-tier comprehensive facility protection approach for grounding, surge suppression and lightning protection, the Protection Pyramid™.
Is your facility safe?, Is your operation Lightning Resistant? Check out this infographic to see what steps you need to complete to protect your facility from lightning.