Our intervention focused mainly in preventive protection using the thunderstorm warning system ATSTORM
GROUND is an International Conference on grounding and earthing that takes place every 2 years in Brazil. This year it was celebrated together with the International Conference on Lightning Physics and Effects, in Manaus, capital city of the exotic state of Amazonas. There, experts coming from all over the world discussed topics related with lightning effects and how to achieve protection. Aplicaciones Tecnológicas, S.A. presented a paper, together with our local partner, about the efficiency of preventive protection systems. The Conference counted also with the participation of the Brazilian Society for Electrical Protection (SB-RAI) and the Federal University of Minas Gerais, among others companies and organizations.
Besides, through our Portuguese Delegation, Aplicaciones Tecnológicas, S.A. presented our solutions ATSTORM (thunderstorm warning system) and ATLOGGER (lightning activity recorder). These systems have been already successfully implemented in several placements y Brazil and other countries for the protection of people and goods.