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Details of new features & fixes across the ERACS versions.

 

ERACS Version 3.9.9 - Released: 16/07/2018


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Features:

Updated Reference Library Version 3.9.9 : Feature 6345 16/07/2018

Added Siemens 3WN1 range of air circuit breakers (1000, 2000 and 4000 A), associated with these trip units:

  • B "an"
  • D "azn"
  • M "azn"
  • P "an"
  • R "azn"
  • S/T "azng"
  • U "azn"
  • V/W "azng"


Updated Reference Library Version 3.9.9 : Feature 6322 16/07/2018

Added models for the instantaneous (50) overcurrent and earth fault functions of Siemens 7SR210 / 220 / 224 relays.


Updated Reference Library Version 3.9.9 : Feature 6311 16/07/2018

Added overcurrent and earth fault functions of Toshiba's GRE110 relay.


Updated Reference Library Version 3.9.9 : Feature 6242 16/07/2018

Added an 11 kV, 5 MVA fault limiting reactor.


Convert Connection Point to Horizontal or Vertical Busbar Version 3.9.9 : Feature 6234 16/07/2018

It is now possible to convert the small square connection point busbar to either a horizontal or vertical busbar:

  • Right click a connection point.
  • In the popup menu, select Convert To and choose either
    • Horizontal Busbar; or
    • Vertical Busbar


Updated Reference Library Version 3.9.9 : Feature 6228 16/07/2018

Added ABB SPAJ 135 C combined overcurrent and earth fault protection relay.


Convert Connection Point to Horizontal or Vertical Busbar Version 3.9.9 : Feature 6221 16/07/2018

See feature number 6234 for more details.


JSON Export Option Version 3.9.9 : Feature 6186 16/07/2018

A JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) export option has been provided for single-line diagram and library data. JSON is a data format used to interchange information between computer systems. It is easy for humans to read and write and is also easy for computers to parse and generate.


Updated Reference Library Version 3.9.9 : Feature 6169 16/07/2018

Added GEC Alsthom K81PEX HV HRC fuse links.


Updated Reference Library Version 3.9.9 : Feature 6122 16/07/2018

Added these Mersen Protistor size 33 aR fuse families…

  • PD33UD55VR: 2000A, 0.55kV, Protistor Size 33 aR DIN80 Blades Reinforced.
  • PD33UD60VR: 1500-1800A, 0.60kV, Protistor Size 33 aR DIN80 Blades Reinforced.
  • PD33UD69VR: 1250-1400A, 0.55kV, Protistor Size 33 aR DIN80 Blades Reinforced..
  • PD33UD69VS: 450-1100A, 0.55kV, Protistor Size 33 aR DIN80 Blades Standard.


Arc Flash Risk Assessment updated Version 3.9.9 : Feature 6087 16/07/2018

The Arc Flash Risk Assessment module has been updated in line with NFPA 70E-2018.


Updated Reference Library Version 3.9.9 : Feature 6079 16/07/2018

Added these Mersen fuse families..

  • FR10AM25VP: 25-32A, 0.25kV, 10x38 aM Striker LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR10AM40V: 25-32A, 0.4kV, 10x38 aM LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR10AM40VP38: 16-20A, 0.38kV, 10x38 aM Striker LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR10AM40VP: 2-12A, 0.4kV, 10x38 aM Striker LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR10AM50V: 0.16-20A, 0.5kV, 10x38 aM LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR10AM69V: 1-12A, 0.69kV, 10x38 aM LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR10GG25VP: 25-32A, 0.25kV, 10x38 gG Striker LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR10GG40V: 32A, 0.4kV, 10x38 gG LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR10GG40VP38: 16-20A, 0.38kV, 10x38 gG Striker LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR10GG40VP: 2-12A, 0.4kV, 10x38 gG Striker LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR10GG50V: 0.5-25A, 0.5kV, 10x38 gG LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR10GG69V: 1-16A, 0.69kV, 10x38 gG LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR14AM50V: 32-50A, 0.5kV, 14x51 aM LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR14AM50VP: 1-50A, 0.5kV, 14x51 aM Striker LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR14AM69V: 0.25-25A, 0.69kV, 14x51 aM LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR14GG50V: 32-50A, 0.5kV, 14x51 gG LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR14GG50VP: 2-50A, 0.5kV, 14x51 gG Striker LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR14GG69V: 1-25A, 0.69kV, 14x51 gG LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR22AM50V: 100-125A, 0.5kV, 22x58 aM LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR22AM50VP: 63-125A, 0.5kV, 22x58 aM Striker LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR22AM69V: 1-80A, 0.69kV, 22x58 aM LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR22AM69VP: 1-50A, 0.69kV, 22x58 aM Striker LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR22GG50V: 100-125A, 0.5kV, 22x58 gG LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR22GG50VP: 63-125A, 0.5kV, 22x58 gG Striker LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR22GG69V: 2-80A, 0.69kV, 22x58 gG LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links
  • FR22GG69VP: 2-50A, 0.69kV, 22x58 gG Striker LV IEC Cylindrical Ferrule Fuse-Links


Updated Reference Library Version 3.9.9 : Feature 6076 16/07/2018

Added the following air circuit breakers...

  • Siemens 3WN6 range of air circuit breakers (630, 800, 1000, 1250, 1600, 2000, 2500, 3200 A), associated with these trip units: V "zn", B "azn", C/G "azng", D "azn" and E/F "azng".
  • Mitsubishi Super AE series SS type air circuit breakers (630, 1000, 1250, 1600, 2000, 2500, 3200 A), associated with these trip units: C-Type, M-Type, S-Type and SL-Type.


Updated Reference Library Version 3.9.9 : Feature 6074 16/07/2018

Added Bussmann 'F' range fuse links and motor fuse links.


Release Notes app Version 3.9.9 : Feature 6068 16/07/2018

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Updated Reference Library Version 3.9.9 : Feature 6066 16/07/2018

Added Eaton Xiria MV ring main unit circuit breaker with associated trip units (representing time limit fuse and Woodward WIB1 & WIC1 overcurrent and earth fault relays).


Universal Dynamic Modeller Version 3.9.9 : Feature 6052 16/07/2018

Facilities have been included that enable AVR, governor and controlled shunt simulations to monitor the terminal conditions of any induction or synchronous machine in your single-line diagram.


Updated Reference Library Version 3.9.9 : Feature 6051 16/07/2018

Added Siemens Reyrolle 7SR11 & 7SR12 instantaneous overcurrent and earth fault protection functions.


Harmonic Impedance Graph Version 3.9.9 : Feature 6035 16/07/2018

We have added a facility that enables you to export your Harmonic Impedance graph and data to an Excel report that presents two graphs and tabulated data. One graph provides a similar view to that given in ERACS, but has the added benefit of allowing any transfer busbar to be selected. The second graph allows you to select any busbar and present the impedance variation in the form of a R-X loci.


Element Paste Option Version 3.9.9 : Feature 5963 16/07/2018

A paste option has been included in the right-click popup menu for diagram elements.


Updated Reference Library Version 3.9.9 : Feature 5944 16/07/2018

Added Bussmann HV 'S' range fuse links.


Updated Reference Library Version 3.9.9 : Feature 5943 16/07/2018

Added the following ABB air circuit breakers and moulded-case circuit breakers, which have been associated with Ekip trip units…

  • E2.2H 1600 A, 2000 A & 2500 A.
  • E2.2S 2000 A & 2500 A.
  • E4.2H 3200 A.
  • E4.2S 3200 A.
  • E6.2H 6300 A.
  • Tmax XT2S 160 A.
  • Tmax XT4L 250 A.


Updated Reference Library Version 3.9.9 : Feature 5816 16/07/2018

Added model of Leroy-Somer 1.931 MVA, 0.4 kV alternator.


New Loadflow Result Version 3.9.9 : Feature 5595 16/07/2018

Loadflow now provides Reactive Power Loss in MVAr as a result for transmission lines, cables & series elements.


ERACS User Site Version 3.9.9 : Feature 5037 16/07/2018

The ERACS User Site has been reinvigorated and improved.

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