Verónica Palomar, deputy director of Aplicaciones Tecnológicas, has been appointed President of the CTN 207/SC 81 committee of the Spanish Association for Standardisation (UNE). This committee is responsible for drafting and monitoring lightning protection standards in Spain.
Susana Polo Martí, responsible of standardisation and member of the Aplicaciones Tecnológicas´ Lightning Protection Technical Department, received the IEC award that the International Electrotechnical Commission gives annually to the most outstanding members of each committee.
Aplicaciones Tecnológicas offers you the Advanced Course on Lightning Protection with a 50% discount. This training provides the foundations, method and practical cases so that architects, engineers, electrical contractors, technical personnel of companies or professionals related to this sector, can design professional lightning protection systems based on the main international regulations.
Aplicaciones Tecnológicas offers free online courses aimed at professionals in the sector. If you want to participate in these training sessions, find the topic that interests you in your language, the course organized for your country and check the schedule. By clicking on the link, you can register to participate.
Surge protection devices (SPDs) are designed to minimise the destructive effects of surges on electrical and electronic equipment. There are different types of SPDs depending on the technology they include and what characterises their operation against transient overvoltages.