6 – 9. Detailed information on the Furse product range which forms a Total Solution to all your lightning protection, transient overvoltage and earthing needs. Furse. Lightning protection. Conductors · Air termination · Conductor network · Lightning protection accessories. Earthing protection. Earthing protection. A structural lightning protection system is designed to protect the fabric of a structure and the lives of the people inside by channelling the lightning strike in a .

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By staying here you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Air terminal bases Choose the correct air terminal base. Experience gained on a range of projects – from stock exchanges to schools, royal palaces to oil refineries. Yet through all that the century could throw at protectioon, including two world wars, Furse has remained a constant force in an unpredictable world. Choose the type of conductor required, i. All prootection services, eg cable armoring, gas, water or steam piping, entering the building should also be bonded as directly as possible to the earth termination network.

You can view this page in: Events Customer events Investor events Media events. StrikeRisk risk management software v6. How to apply structural lightning protection. ABB Furse ‘Total Solution’ – An overview We have a short animation demonstrating how our products and fyrse prevent the potential dangers from lightning strikes and transient overvoltages to structures, systems and personnel offering a ‘Total Solution’.


Though short, the effects they can have on components and solid state circuitry of modern electronic systems can be, quite literally, devastating. Furse Total solution catalogue This in depth page product catalogue features:. Transient overvoltages ‘surges’, ‘spikes’ etc have two main causes: Earth inspection chambers In order to allow periodic disconnection and testing of the earth termination network, select a test clamp to be placed within the run of each down conductor.

Lighhtning electrodes Choose an earth electrode to suit the ground conditions in the locality of the structure. protectiob

Furse Earthing & Lightning Protection

Transient overvoltage protection systems. Learn more I agree. Electrodes are available in the form of rods and plates lattice or solid. To stay in business for years is truly a great achievement, but to do it in a century that has seen such unprecedented social and technological change is almost a miracle.

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Keep up with surge protection standards Samad Khan, Global Product and Standardisation Manager for Furse, explains the logic behind the changes to surge protection requirements and test standards in the 18 th Edition of the IET Wiring Regulations — and what the industry needs to know about them.

Computers, telecommunications equipment, PBX, control and instrumentation systems, telemetry, programmable logic controllers and closed circuit TV systems. Conductors The first choice faced by the designer of a structural lightning protection system is the type of conductor system to be used.


The air termination network is the point of connection for a lightning strike. Click on a link on the right for details. Furse provides a wide range of literature for customers – covering everything from in-depth product catalogues and technical guide books, through to product datasheets, newsletters and risk assessment software.

Conductor jointing clamps Select a component lightninf the interconnection of multiple conductors or for changes of direction. Use air terminals in the form of vertical air rods for profection protection of prominent roof top features or equipment. Earth rod seal brochure.

In order to allow periodic disconnection and testing of the earth termination network, select a test clamp to be placed within the run of each down conductor. Low voltage fursse miscellaneous earthing systems. It is not intended to represent an actual scheme conforming to a particular code of practice.

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Protective conductor guard brochure. Please fill in required fields. ABB’s website uses cookies. High voltage power earthing systems. Learn more I agree. ABB’s website uses cookies. The down conductor system is the means of carrying the current of a lightning strike safely to the earth termination network. Rate this page General impression. Internal lightning protection systems.