UL and CSA Conformity

Electrical Cabinets in confornity with the North American standards

GT Engineering is Principal in the Technical Commeetee of NFPA 79 and Member of the Standard Technical Panel for UL 508A. We are also member of the Working Group WG 4-006, that takes care of the rules for the Ampacity of electrical cables and of the Task Force Voltage Drop/Table D3, that takes care of the protection from indirect contacts of the Canadian Electrical Code .

We do consultancy and training on the North American Electrical Standards.

We support Machinery Manufacturers in the preparation of the technical file to be submitted for Field Evaluation or Field Certification of their Industrial Control Panels or their Machinery with destination USA or Canada

UL and CSA Conformity
THE DOUBT: is the knowledge of the NEC, or NFPA 70, important when assessing the electrical conformity of my machinery for export ...
UL and CSA Conformity
THE DOUBT: If you are a machinery manufacturer, you may be lost by the so many standards mentioned when discussing export to USA o...
UL and CSA Conformity
THE DOUBT: In North America, each motor has two current values: - Full-Load Ampere (FLA) - Full-Load Current (FLC) What are th...
UL and CSA Conformity
Manufacturers of industrial control panels to be installed in North America often don't know which electrical tests to submit ...
UL and CSA Conformity
  There are several differences between the North American and International electrical standards (published by IEC). One of tho...
UL and CSA Conformity
Are SPDs mandatory in Industrial Control Panels? A debated subject both in North America and Europe. ...
UL and CSA Conformity
Switchgears and switchboards are intended to ensure the power distribution to other devices, boards and panels. Although these cab...
UL and CSA Conformity
UL 508A is the reference standard for the Industrial Control Panels in the USA. The basis are the safety rules prescribed by the N...
UL and CSA Conformity
The world of electrical installations is not always straightforward. Working on an international project electrical engineers are...
UL and CSA Conformity
The reference standard in Canada for the Machinery Safety is the Technical Norm Z432-04. This Standard is intended to be applied ...