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Grounding Myths: Part 4 – Electrical Safety

In the final blog post of nVent ERICO’s four-part blog series addressing the common myths and misconceptions which create confusion around the design and installation of grounding systems,…

Grounding Myths: Part 3 – Association of the Diameter of Ground Rods and Ground Resistance

In the first two posts, we hit on a few very common myths when it comes to grounding including which product type will perform the longest. In the…

Grounding Myths: Part 2 – Galvanized Rods vs. Copper-Bonded Rods

The second post in the nVent ERICO four-part blog series addressing the common myths and misconceptions which create confusion around the design and installation of grounding systems is…

Grounding Myths: Part 1 – Low Earth Resistivity, Earthing vs Grounding, Electrical Currents

nVent ERICO is launching a four-part blog series addressing the common myths and misconceptions which create confusion around the design and installation of grounding systems. Several of these…

Just Enough Copper to Keep Thieves Away

Telecommunications companies play a large role in our day-to-day lives. Cellular networks provide voice and data communications for business, emergency services, staying in touch with friends and family,…

On the Roam: Protecting Cellular Wireless Networks in Australia

Telecommunications companies play a large role in our day-to-day lives. Cellular networks provide voice and data communications for business, emergency services, staying in touch with friends and family,…

Three Ways the nVent ERICO Hammerlock Ground Clamp Simplifies Installation

The nVent ERICO Hammerlock Ground Clamp irreversible mechanical connection connects the grounding conductor to the ground rod. Installing the Hammerlock is as easy as swinging a hammer and…

The 3-point method of ground resistance measurement

Measurement Of Electrode Resistance – Ground Electrode Design Principles and Testing

Understanding the measurement of electrode resistance in relation to ground electrode system design is key to understanding the fundamental principles of design, ground resistance and soil resistivity measurements…

Sheath Theory

Calculating Ground Electrode Resistance Of A Single Rod – Ground Electrode Design Principles and Testing

Understanding calculating ground electrode resistance of a single rod and its relation to ground electrode system design is key to understanding the fundamental principles of design, ground resistance…

Wenner Array (4 Point Method)

Soil Resistivity & Measurement – Ground Electrode Design Principles and Testing

Understanding soil resistivity & measurement and its relation to ground electrode system design is key to understanding the fundamental principles of design, ground resistance and soil resistivity measurements…