Accession Number:

ADA028520

Title:

Brokke-Senumstad Power Line: Wreck of Double 132 KV Line in Winter (Kraftledningen Brokke Senumstad Harvari av Dobbel 132 KV Ledning i Vinter),

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER N H

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

The report describes the collapse of power lines in the Brokke-Senumstad power system in Norway. The primary cause of the failure was the breaks in the elements, line guys, outer side guys, suspension devices, etc. The failure occurred after a night of strong winds and supercooled rain.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE