Cx Spotlight Series


February 23, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Eastern (virtual, live)

Cx Spotlight Series: Short Circuit, Coordination, Arc Flash Report

Our seasoned Commissioning Authorities (CxAs) will share examples of issues encountered in the field (20 min) leaving ample time for an open and honest discussion amongst commissioning professionals on best practices and lessons learned (40 min).

What will you learn?

On every project the electrical infrastructure needs to comply with NFPA 70 requirements for arc flash labeling as well verifying the breaker or relay settings are properly applied.  These are required in order to maintain a safe, resilient power distribution system that supports all of the building owner’s equipment and life safety systems.

  • Attendees will be able to identify their scope of services as it relates to reading, understanding and commenting on a SCCAF report

  • Attendees will be able support field application of the SCCAF report on a project

  • Attendees will be able to identify gaps in coordination from design through procurement of equipment to installation of equipment listed in the SCCAF report

  • Attendees will be able to explain the consequences of non-compliance, such as increased risk of electrical accidents, system downtime, and regulatory penalties

Presenter’s Bio: Derek De Jesus, CxA, ACG Education Committee Chair is an expert in medium voltage power systems, life safety, lighting control, security systems, power distribution and emergency power systems, and has extensive field and on-site experience, and an in-depth knowledge of mechanical and control systems required for validation and integration of multidisciplinary systems.

ACG Members: $99
Non-Members: $129