THE ULTIMATE SOLUTION
FOR ELECTRICAL EARTHING
ZEEMAX VENTURE Sdn Bhd
No. 18, Alam Sanctuary, Jalan Alam Putra 3A,
43300 Seri Kembangan, Selangor, Malaysia.
Tel: +60 10 277 7896 AND +60 13 341 8498
GROUND CONDUCTIVITY ENHANCING MATERIAL (GCEM)
GCEM is developed after several years of Research & Development and has been quite extensively used very successfully on several locations all over the world. It is an ultra conductive material that improves grounding (earthing) effectiveness. It contains a “Soil Resistivity Reducing Agent” which substantially lowers the resistance of the grounding system.
WHY GCEM ?
ü Construction Sites
ü Power Generation Stations
ü Switch-yards and Substations
ü Transmission Poles & PMTs
ü Factories and Manufacturing Plants
ü Communication & Broadcasting Towers
ü BTS (Base Transmission Stations)
In most parts of the world, all of the above and many other low voltage installations, are erected on extremely high resistive grounds or locations where soil resistivity is generally remains on higher side OR Where un-predictive and varying values of soil resistivity causes variation in grounding resistance values. In such cases, achieving a Sound Grounding System with Low Earth Resistance is most often a daunting task… GCEM provides an effective solution to the above problem and also offers a good corrosion resistance, ensuring “Effective-Conductivity” & “Integrity” of the Earthing-System.
HOW IT WORKS ?
GCEM is an “Ultra-Conductive” buffer material with a soil resistivity reducing agent which substantially lowers the resistance of the grounding system. The chemically semi-inert properties of GCEM provide a good corrosion resistance by making protective layers around the buried grounding system and protecting it from corrosion.
This material was developed after many years of R & D and has been used quite extensively & successfully throughout the world. It can be used in conjunction with the conventional copper grounding material (rod/copper conductors) or any other type of metal electrodes in; ü Rocky & Sandy Soil
ü Soil with extremely high resistivity
ü Areas where ground conductivity fluctuates significantly
ü Sulfur and salt rich environments
GCEM IS A GREEN PRODUCT
GCEM is manufactured from environmentally safe and stable components and does not contain any heavy metal or toxic material.
Reduce Soil Resistivity
Provides a low soil resistivity around the Grounding Electrode (Rod) Achieve Low Earth Resistance
Greatly helps in reducing grounding resistance, lower than Rod and Grounding Conductor alone. Corrosion Protection
The material erosion of ground electrodes due to corrosion-catalysts in the soil is prevented…. A very important aspect associated with Good Grounding System in providing Permanent Low Resistance.
Solution for Space-Restricted Installations
GCEM provides a remarkable answer where ground rods cannot be deep-driven or limited land area is available.
GCEM provides a Permanent Low Resistance that does not fluctuate with Seasonal Variation. No after-installation hassles
GCEM does NOT require the Recharging of salts or water to maintain the low grounding resistance of the grounding system as it maintains its good conductivity properties permanently. Easy to install
Application of GCEM is very convenient and can be installed using Trench or Ground Rod Backfill methods.
Proven over the years
GCEM is the outcome of research done over many years in several countries, with different Climatic Conditions, Varying Temperatures and with Ultra-Resistive Soil types.
INSTALLATION PROCEDURE OF GROUNDING ELECTRODES WITH GCEM
Installation of Vertical Grounding Electrode
Auger a borehole of diameter...