SIVACON 8PS - LI system
Current range from 800 A to
- The innovative alternative to cables
- Efficient power supply for infrastructure and industry
- For multi-storey buildings and industrial applications
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Rely on SIVACON 8PS with the new powerline technology
Innovative powerline technology enables SIVACON 8PS busbar trunking systems to transmit energy and energy data economically, safely, and reliably with plug-and-play functionality. Energy data is transmitted to automation and energy management systems and as well as to cloud-based systems (IoT) via the conductors.
SIVACON 8PS – LI system for infrastructure and industryWhen you choose the LI busbar trunking system, you're opting for a secure, future-proof investment. This is because you're banking on an integrated solution for safe and reliable power supply that is highly flexible and efficient across the board – from planning and installation to operation. This reliable system is particularly well-suited for applications in the 800 A to 6,300 A range that have to reliably transmit large volumes of power over long distances – such as in infrastructures, multi-storey buildings and industrial installations.
Protecting people and safeguarding your investment
Thanks to its compact sandwich design, the LI system allows efficient and modern power management with a low voltage drop. It can be operated up to full load at high temperatures without derating.
The system's future-proof functionalities and innovative technical features such as versatile tap-off units with communication-capable measuring and switching devices are not its only persuasive highlights: Its safety standards are also impressive. A broad selection of design verified trunking and tap-off units compliant, with Parts 1 and 6 of the IEC 61439-series international standards ensure a high level of personal and equipment safety as well as enhanced operational availability. What’s more, the system meets the Class EI90 and EI120 fire protection requirements, tested to EN 1366 Part 3 European building regulations.
Effective and flexible in planning and operation
The LI busbar trunking system empowers you to build a cost-efficient infrastructure. Its compact sandwich design enables the system to be easily integrated into narrowly confined building structures. A range of conductor configurations and modular tap-off units equipped with circuit-breakers and fuse switch disconnectors or with various junction units make it simple to flexibly design and adjust your power supply system at any time.
In addition, tap-off units for up to 1,250 A that can be connected while lines are live enable simple changes or adjustments to be made during operation*. This can prove useful, for example, when live production lines require new tap-off units for machinery or work stations.
* according with EN 50110-1 (VDE 0105-1); please always observe national regulations/standards
01 Transformer connection/feeding unit
02 Fire barrier
03 Connection/feeding unit to SIVACON S8
04 Straight trunking unit
05 Junction unit
06 Tap-off unit
07 Accessories for mounting
SIVACON 8PS - LI system. Your advantages at a glance
- High degree of protection to IP55, and IP66 for power transmission
- Fire barrier tested in accordance with European Standard EN 1366-3
- Fire resistance of 180 minutes in accordance with IEC 60331
- Cost-efficient infrastructure through compact sandwich design
- Reliable installation through hook and bolt connection
- Cost-effective data transmission using powerline technology
Brochure: "An integrated solution for safe and efficient power supply – LI busbar trunking system"
SIVACON 8PS - LI system in practice: one system, many applications
Integrated power supply solutions of the SIVACON 8PS product family's LI system provide the best option in places where large volumes of electric power have to be transmitted reliably and efficiently – whether for industrial manufacturing lines, multi-storey buildings, or sensitive locations such as data centers, airports, and hospitals.
SIVACON 8PS busbar trunking systems – power for any application
The LI system is part of the comprehensive SIVACON 8PS product family. Busbar trunking systems are the innovative alternative to cables for a wide range of applications and sectors – whether for infrastructure or industrial applications.
The Power Engineering Guide
Now available for free downloading
The Power Engineering Guide is a manual for everyone who is involved in the generation, transmission and distribution of electrical energy – from system planning, to implementation and control. Discover the SIVACON 8PS busbar trunking systems in Sections 3.3.7 and 4.5.5.