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GENERATOR

Each generator shall be operated at no-load on the factory test floor with
the following observations and respective data so reported and reference to
IEC Standard shall be made:a. Measurement of resistance of armature and field windings.
b. Mechanical inspection and balance.
c. No-load field current at rated voltages and frequency.
d. Voltage phase balance and phase sequence.
e. Dielectric tests.
f. Insulation resistance of field and armature.
g. Standard no-load and short circuit tests.
h. Characteristic "V' curve test and efficiency tests.
i. Generator fixed losses.
J. Generator variable losses (at loads available with driving motor).
k. Measurement of vibration
l. Temperature rise test
EXCITER
Each exciter shall be operated at no-loads on the factory test floor with the
following observations and respective data so reported and reference to
IEC Standard should be made:a. Saturation run.
b. Mechanical balance.
c. Resistance.
d. Dielectric tests.
e. Insulation resistance of windings.

f. Test of temperature rise h. . Insulation resistance measurement (megger) k. Measurement of impedance voltages C. General inspection b. Results of shop tests to be submitted.Test of protective relays . Measurement of load loss f. Measurement of no-load loss and current g. a. Induced over-voltage withstand test i.Results of type tests of lightning impulse-voltage withstand test . Measurements of Winding resistance c. Separate-source voltage-withstand test J. Exciter characteristics tests STEP-UP TRANSFORMERS The transformers shall be completely assembled at the factory and shall be subjected to the following tests by the Contractor. in accordance with the latest revisions of IEC 60076 "Power transformers" and 60551 "Measurement of transformer and reactor sound levels".Characteristic test of bushing type current transformers . Voltage ratio measurement and check of polarity d.