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LOAD BANK RENTAL (Typical for 1000 KW or 1 MW)

CAPACITY OF EACH BANK 210 / 225 Amps at Unity Power Factor

DUTY: Continuous

No. of banks for 1000 KW (1 MW): 7 No’s

RESOLUTION - Load Step: 210 / 225 Amps (150 to 165 KW) & 30 KW


Bill of material

  • 3.5 C x 240 sq mm, Al armored cable – 7 cables of length 23 to 27 meters each, with lugs crimped on both ends
  • Resistive Load Bank with Enclosure – 210 / 225 Amps capacity each
  • 250 Amps SFU – 7 Nos, One for each load bank
  • Clip ON Meter
  • Multi meter
  • Air Dryer / Exhaust Fans

  • Armored cable shall be laid on surface from Main LT panel / DG panel & connected to SFU of Load Bank
  • Load bank shall be kept out in the open. If raining, testing is stopped.
  • 250 Amps SFU – 7 Nos, One for each load bank
  • Each Load Bank size with Enclosure – 2400 L x 600 W x 1350 H mm
  • Minimum 1500 mm distance to be kept between each bank.
  • Total ground area required – 120 to 150 Sq meters (4 to 5 Mts X 30 to 35 Mts approximately)
  • All Cables are provided with suitable aluminum crimped lugs on both ends.
  • Earthing to the load banks are connected through cable armor
  • Suitable arrangements to connect the cables to the DG breaker / MCCB / SFU are to be carried out by the customer.
  • Total time required to assemble and position the banks & cable connections - 2 to 3 Hrs
  • Data centers (heat load) for air conditioners