The Importance of Grounding

The Importance of Grounding

What is grounding? In an AC electrical system, the wire that carries away fault currents is called the ground wire. The equipment ground allows the GFCI (Ground-Fault Circuit Interrupter) to disconnect the circuit and prevents fault current from electrifying a...
Introducing the DBT Series

Introducing the DBT Series

ASEA Power is excited to announce the arrival of the DBT Series, our new line of “smart Isolation transformers.”  The family of products is designed to provide precision voltage regulation, delivering complete protection from the most common shore power...
Why Do You Need An Isolation Transformer Onboard?

Why Do You Need An Isolation Transformer Onboard?

Written by Eric Herman, Director if Engineering September 23rd, 2018 Every ASEA shore power converter contains an Isolation transformer. Why? The oldest and best reason in the book: Safety. By isolating your ship’s power system from the shore power, fault current...