Cable Systems

Cable Systems

ETAP Cable Systems help engineers design cable systems to operate to their maximum potential while providing secure and reliable operation. The process is systematic and simple.
• Cable Sizing

Calculate optimal & alternative cable sizes

• Cable Thermal Analysis

Design, analyze, and size cables in underground raceway systems

• Cable Pulling

Cable pulling tension calculator using 3D graphcial layout

• PE Conductor Sizing

Protective earthing / ground conductor sizing calculation tool

• Underground Conductor Electromagnetic Fields

Determine if the magnetic fields generated by underground conductors exceed health & safety exposure limits for workers & public

• NEC NFPA 70

Cable ampacity calculation based on National Electrical Code

• IEEE 399

Cable ampacity calculation based on IEEE recommended practice for industrial and commercial power systems

• ICEA P-54-440

Cable ampacity calculation based on ICEA / NEMA standard for cable tray installations

• IEC 60502

Current carrying capacity calculations for high voltage power cables per IEC 60502

• IEC 60364

Current carrying capacity calculations for low voltage cables per IEC 60364-5-52 & IEC 60364-4-41

• IEC 60092

Current carrying capacity calculations for power cables in ships & offshore units

• BS 7671

Current carrying capacity & sizing for low voltage cable installations per British Standards

• NF C15-100

Current carrying capacity & sizing for low voltage power cables per French Standards

• NF C13-200

Current carrying capacity & sizing for high voltage power cables per French Standards

• AS/NZS 3008

Cable current carrying capacity & sizing based on AS/NZS 3008

Cable Ampacity & Sizing

Proper sizing and current derating ensures that cables operate to their maximum potential while providing secure and reliable operation. Learn about design and application requirements to properly size and analyze cable systems based on IEEE and North American cable standards and guidelines: IEEE 399, ICEA P-54-440, NEC NFPA 70

Cable Ampacity, Sizing & Shock Protection - Part II

Proper sizing and current de-rating ensures that cables operate to their maximum potential while providing secure and reliable operation. This webinar covers cable sizing, current carrying capacity and electrical shock protection based on IEC and British standards.

Cable Thermal Analysis - Part III

This Cable Thermal Analysis webinar explains how to design cable systems to operate to their maximum potential while providing a secure and reliable operation.

Cable Sizing per NF C15-100 & NF C13-200

Cable Sizing & Shock Protection software module offers a powerful tool to save time and improve accuracy for low & high voltage cable calculation and electrical design using the latest French Cable Standard.

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Cable Magnetic Field Evalution Calculation

The magnetic field exposure analysis tool uses balanced & unbalanced load-flow currents and angles to determine the location of the worst-case magnetic field exposure due to conductors in underground raceways.