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Correction factors for Undreground Cable Ampacity calculations

DATA:
I (A)
cos ø
Length (m)
Voltage L-L (V)
Number of
phases
Conductors per
phase
Selection
criteria (dV%)
Shortcircuit
duration (sec)

827 A. I with security factors
661.697597
0.85
150
SECURITY FACTORS FOR AMPACITY
Motor feeder (1.25)
1.00
380

3

Classified Areas (1.15)

1.00

3

Reserve or Another Factor

1.25

2

Total Security factors =

Correction Factor for earth temperature different to 25 C
Cable service Temp.

Øs

90

C

Soil Temp.

Øt

20

C

F1 =

PVC Øs: 70 C
EPR, XLPE Øs: 90 C

Correction Factor for Earth thermal resistivity different to 1 K.m/W

1.25

Earth Thermal Resistivity

1

[K.m/W]

0.5

Three-core Cable 0.6/1KV, Cooper.
Cable Section
(mm2)
2.5
4
6
10
16
25
35
50
70

1.04

Delta V (V)

Delta V (%)

245.18
152.55
101.94
60.60
38.14
24.30
17.36
13.11
9.23

111.75
69.53
46.46
27.62
17.38
11.07
7.91
5.98
4.21

F2 =
Total Amp.
In Air [A]
53
74
84
116
158
221
263
326
420

Total Amp.
Buried [A]
80
98
118
157
209
277
327
386
477

Shortcircuit
withstand (KA)
1.5
2.4
3.6
6.0
9.6
15.0
20.9
29.9
41.9

95
6.70
3.05
515
566
120
5.48
2.50
599
645
150
4.60
2.10
693
725
185
4.04
1.84
798
814
240
3.40
1.55
945
1143
300
3.05
1.39
1092
1063
Three-core Cable 0.6/1KV, Cooper.
Insulation: XLPE. Armour: Galvanized steel wire. Sheath: LSOH Thermoplastic compound.
Fire retardant and Flame retardant

56.8
71.8
89.7
110.7
143.6
179.5

F4 =

Cores

Section (mm2)

Ampacity
Air (A) @ 40C

3x
3x
3x
3x

2.5
4
6
10

25
35
40
55

0.99

Total Correction factor =

0.62

F1 x F2 x F3 x F4

Correction factors for In Air (cable tray) Cable Ampacity calculations
Correction Factor for earth temperature diffrent to 40 C
Cable service Temp. Øs
90
C
Ambient Temp.
Øa
40
C
F1 =

CABLE DATA FROM MANUFACTURER:

1.00

Correction Factor for groups of three-phase and three single-phase cables
Number of Three-phase cables (circuits)
5
0.60
Separation between cables groups (m)
0
0.4954
3
0.4916
F3 =
0.60
d
10.33
Correction Factor for cables buried different to 0.70 m
Profundity
0.8 [m]

1.00

PVC Øs: 70 C;

EPR, XLPE Øs: 90 C

Correction Factor for groups of three-phase cables
Ampacity
Buried (A) @
25C
43
53
64
85

R DC 20 C
(ohms/Km)

X 50 Hz
(ohms/Km)

7.41
4.61
3.08
1.83

0.09
0.09
0.08
0.08

3x
16
75
113
1.15
3x
25
105
150
0.73
3x
35
125
177
0.52
3x
50
155
209
0.39
3x
70
200
258
0.27
3x
95
245
306
0.19
3x
120
285
349
0.15
3x
150
330
392
0.12
3x
185
380
440
0.1
3x
240
450
618
0.0754
3x
300
520
575
0.0601
3x
400
600
645
0.047
Data from Pirelli, General Cable and LG cable. Cable 0.6/1KV, Cooper.
Insulation: XLPE. Armour: Galvanized steel wire. Sheath: LSOH Thermoplastic compound.
Fire retardant and Flame retardant

0.08
0.08
0.07
0.07
0.07
0.07
0.07
0.07
0.07
0.07
0.07
0.07

Number of Three-phase cables (circuits)
Number of cable trays (in vertical plane)
F2 =

0.70

Total Correction factor =

Data for calculation of Correction Factor (F3) for groups of three-phase and three single-phase cables [UNDERGROUND]
Number of three-phase cables --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------->
Separation
2
3
4
5
6
6
8
0
0.8
0.7
0.64
0.6
0.56
0.56
0.53
0.07
0.85
0.75
0.68
0.64
0.6
0.6
0.56
0.1
0.85
0.76
0.69
0.65
0.62
0.62
0.58
0.15
0.87
0.77
0.72
0.68
0.66
0.66
0.62
0.2
0.88
0.79
0.74
0.7
0.68
0.68
0.64
0.25
0.89
0.8
0.76
0.72
0.7
0.7
0.66
Data for calculation of Correction Factor (F) for groups of three-phase cables [IN AIR]
Number of Number of three-phase cables (Circuits) ---------------------------------------------------------------------------->
Trays
1
2
3
4
6
6
1
1
0.9
0.8
0.8
0.75
0.75
2
1
0.85
0.8
0.75
0.75
0.75
3
1
0.85
0.8
0.75
0.7
0.7

9
0.75
0.7
0.65

9
2

10
0.5
0.53
0.55
0.59
0.62
0.64

0.70

12
0.47
0.5
0.53
0.57
0.6
0.62

F1 x F2

25 2 Total Security factors = Correction Factor for earth temperature different to 25 C Cable service Temp. Insulation: XLPE.12 1x 185 435 484 0. I with security factors 661.05 4. Armour: Aluminium steel wire.08 0.4 4.85 0.66 Data for calculation of Correction Factor (F) for groups of three-phase cables [IN AIR] Number of Number of three-phase cables (Circuits) ----------------------------------------------------------------------------> Trays 1 2 3 4 6 6 1 1 0.55 0. Cooper. Insulation: XLPE.87 8.85 0. Armour: Aluminium wires.56 0.88 0.0601 1x 400 720 718 0.07 0.31 F2 = Total Amp.62 0.75 0.9 95 10.047 1x 500 830 798 0.74 0.93 Total Correction factor = 0.5 25 Ampacity Buried (A) @ 25C 43 R DC 20 C (ohms/Km) X 50 Hz (ohms/Km) 7.7 0.75 0.0 6.77 0.6 2. Fire retardant and Flame retardant 0.15 1x 25 115 160 0. Øs 90 C Soil Temp.07 0.47 0. Øs 90 C Ambient Temp.62 0.21 3.5 199.68 0.15 1x 150 375 426 0.65 10 0.70 m Profundity 1.43 26.85 0.8 0. In Air [A] 35 49 63 84 119 161 196 238 308 Total Amp.90 90.62 0.58 385 388 120 8.64 0.07 0.30 69. Sheath: LSOH Thermoplastic compound.25) 1.57 0.66 13. Cable 0.0754 1x 300 610 633 0.70 Total Correction factor = Data for calculation of Correction Factor (F3) for groups of three-phase and three single-phase cables [UNDERGROUND] Number of three-phase cables ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------> Separation 2 3 4 5 6 6 8 0 0.7 0.6 0.70 12 0.07 0.77 228.06 2.96 6. EPR. General Cable and LG cable.53 0.1 1x 240 525 564 0.75 0.73 1x 35 140 191 0.91 1008 832 500 4.72 0.6 0.5 0.68 0.14 525 493 185 6.39 1x 70 220 282 0.4954 3 0.4 [m] F4 = 0. Øa 40 C F1 = 1.76 609 561 240 5.75 2 1 0.6 159.07 0.85 0.4916 F3 = 0.09 0.18 1.75 0.09 1x 4 35 59 4.09 854 733 400 4. Cable Section (mm2) 2.07 0.07 F2 = 0.62 0. XLPE Øs: 90 C Correction Factor for groups of three-phase cables Number of Three-phase cables (circuits) 9 Number of cable trays (in vertical plane) 2 CABLE DATA FROM MANUFACTURER: Cores Section (mm2) Ampacity Air (A) @ 40C 1x 2.44 26.76 0.60 Separation between cables groups (m) 0 0.9 0.25 0.65 0.56 0.83 152.91 1162 924 630 4.7 9 0.15) 1.8 73.74 448 444 150 6.7 119.66 0.61 1x 6 45 69 3.7 0.6 0.33 Correction Factor for cables buried different to 0.9 27.85 150 SECURITY FACTORS FOR AMPACITY Motor feeder (1.75 0.08 0.697597 0. Buried [A] 49 68 80 111 148 185 222 265 326 Shortcircuit withstand (KA) 1.6 0.64 0.90 57.52 1x 50 170 229 0.00 380 3 Classified Areas (1.83 1x 16 85 128 1.047 Data from Pirelli.5 Single-core Cable 0.72 0.21 36.8 0.68 0.79 0.7 0.07 0.9 59.64 0.00 PVC Øs: 70 C.8 0.0 19.2 1.91 1344 1035 Single-core Cable 0.33 735 653 300 4.07 0.69 41.07 0.18 1.08 0.53 0.6/1KV.62 F1 x F2 .66 0.69 0.6/1KV.7 0.15 0.63 104.04 19.08 1x 10 60 96 1.Correction factors for Undreground Cable Ampacity calculations DATA: I (A) cos ø Length (m) Voltage L-L (V) Number of phases Conductors per phase Selection criteria (dV%) Shortcircuit duration (sec) 827 A.56 0.60 d 10.5 0.07 0.6/1KV. Cooper.04 Delta V (V) Delta V (%) 367.89 0.047 1x 630 960 894 0.59 0.61 11.18 1.58 0.89 3.9 47.0 1.87 0.58 F1 x F2 x F3 x F4 Correction factors for In Air (cable tray) Cable Ampacity calculations Correction Factor for earth temperature diffrent to 40 C Cable service Temp.00 2 Reserve or Another Factor 1.07 0.75 0.25 Earth Thermal Resistivity 1 [K.4 10. Sheath: LSOH Thermoplastic compound.4 251.8 0.53 0.08 0.76 0.08 16.75 3 1 0.1 0.41 0.8 0.19 1x 120 320 383 0. Fire retardant and Flame retardant 37.8 95.m/W 1.8 0.2 0.00 Correction Factor for groups of three-phase and three single-phase cables Number of Three-phase cables (circuits) 5 0. XLPE Øs: 90 C Correction Factor for Earth thermal resistivity different to 1 K.58 2.27 1x 95 275 335 0. Øt 20 C F1 = PVC Øs: 70 C EPR.7 0.07 0.11 2. Cooper.64 0.68 0.84 167.5 4 6 10 16 25 35 50 70 1.m/W] 0.0 14.

71 1.06 0. Armour: Galvanized steel wire. Øs 90 C 3x 120 355 366 0.5 4 6 10 PVC Øs: 70 C EPR.3 sec 1 1 1 2 0.79 0.75 3 1 0.62 0.11 0.83 0.42 0.60 0.62 0. XLPE Øs: 90 C Correction Factor for groups of three-phase cables Number of Three-phase cables (circuits) 9 Number of cable trays (in vertical plane) 2 Data for calculation of Correction Factor (F3) for groups of three-phase and three single-phase cables [UNDERGROUND] Number of three-phase cables ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------> Separation 2 3 4 5 6 6 8 0 0. Cooper.12 0.75 0.6 0.76 14.62 9 0.75 0.57 0.25 2 Correction Factor for earth temperature different to 25 C Total Security factors = Cable service Temp.8 0. Fire retardant and Flame retardant 147.5 Delta V (V) Delta V (%) 51.m/W 1.73 0.47 0.77 0.56 0.56 0.8 0.85 0. Cable 3.25 0.70 Total Correction factor = Data for calculation of Correction Factor (F) for groups of three-phase cables [IN AIR] Number of Number of three-phase cables (Circuits) ----------------------------------------------------------------------------> Trays 1 2 3 4 6 6 1 1 0.58 Correction Factor for earth temperature diffrent to 40 C Cable service Temp.15 0.8 0.52 20.17 1526 1208 300 2.95 11.68 0.85 0.1 0.8 75.53 0.66 0.68 0.00 F2 = PVC Øs: 70 C.89 0.8 0.53 0.85 150 3300 938 A.0 12. In Air [A] 210 280 364 434 532 658 868 994 1134 Total Amp.4 239.5 0. Insulation: XLPE.58 0.85 0.00 3 Classified Areas (1.6 0.62 0.27 0.2 0.05 0.7 0.64 0.15 0.22 2.6 0. Sheath: LSOH Thermoplastic compound.72 0.8 19.8 0.70 12 0.75 0.7 0.81 0.60 d 10.59 0. Øs 90 C Soil Temp. General Cable and LG cable.5 sec 0 1 1 2 F1 x F2 x F3 x F4 EPR. Buried [A] 224 286 361 423 498 610 747 847 946 Shortcircuit withstand (KA) 8.09 0.09 0.4916 F3 = 0.09 3x 185 465 457 0.91 4.52 0.53 0.39 0.56 0.5 sec 1 1 1 2 1.72 0.08 0.7 119.75 0.8 95.1 0.65 Shortcircuit withstand XLPE [kA] 1.6 185 3.64 0.87 0.7 0.3 sec 1 1 2 3 0.7 0.88 0.69 0.5 4 4 6 6 10 10 0. I with security factors SECURITY FACTORS FOR AMPACITY Motor feeder (1.15 1722 1332 Three-core Cable 3. Cooper.04 Cable (mm2) Cable (mm2) 2.92 4.5 2.66 0.93 Total Correction factor = Ambient Temp.6/6KV.1 0.68 0.70 m Profundity 1.25) 1.0 sec 0 1 1 1 F1 x F2 .7 0. Armour: Galvanized steel wire.09 3x 150 405 409 0.71 1.78 0.18 0.00 Correction Factor for groups of three-phase and three single-phase cables Number of Three-phase cables (circuits) 5 0.58 32.68 0.62 0.00 4 Reserve or Another Factor 1.12 1.25 Three-core Cable 3.6/6 KV.26 0.76 0.55 0.64 0.6 191.32 8.12 0. Øt 20 C F1 = Earth Thermal Resistivity 1 [K.m/W] 0.08 Data from Pirelli.65 0. Cooper.7 0.9 0.Correction factors for Undreground Cable Ampacity calculations DATA: I (A) cos ø Length (m) Voltage L-L (V) Number of phases Conductors per phase Selection criteria (dV%) Shortcircuit duration (sec) 750 0. Cable Section (mm2) 10 16 25 35 50 70 95 120 150 1.0 sec 0 0 1 1 C 0.9 39.15 0.00 5.59 0.31 0.19 0.08 3x 300 615 575 0.4954 3 0.09 Øa F1 = 40 1.08 3x 400 700 640 0.75 0.19 1302 1059 240 3.3 F4 = Cores Section (mm2) 3x 10 75 3x 3x 3x 3x 3x 3x 16 25 35 50 70 95 100 130 155 190 235 310 124 156 183 215 263 323 R DC 20 C (ohms/Km) X 50 Hz (ohms/Km) 1. 10 0.75 0.07 0.4 [m] Correction factors for In Air (cable tray) Cable Ampacity calculations CABLE DATA FROM MANUFACTURER: Cable (mm2) 2. Ampacity Buried (A) @ 25C 97 Ampacity Air (A) @ 40C 1.33 Correction Factor for cables buried different to 0.11 0. XLPE Øs: 90 C Correction Factor for Earth thermal resistivity different to 1 K.8 0.76 0.5 0.15) 1.9 27. Shield: Cooper tape Insulation: XLPE.7 0.22 F2 = Total Amp.66 0.74 0.75 2 1 0.6/6KV.85 0.08 3x 240 545 522 0. Sheath: LSOH Thermoplastic compound.6 0. Shield: Cooper tape Fire retardant and Flame retardant Shortcircuit withstand PVC [kA] 0.9 55.60 Separation between cables groups (m) 0 0.64 0.

Armour: Aluminium wires. Insulation: XLPE.2 0.m/W 1.6 0.11 1x 150 390 414 0.36 0.27 1365 996 Single-core Cable 3.53 0.15) 1.75 0.39 630 542 240 6.83 1.87 0.75 0.7 0. Cooper.56 0.72 0.53 0.13 1x 70 235 274 0.55 0.2 Cores Section (mm2) Ampacity Air (A) @ 40C 1x 1x 1x 1x 10 16 25 35 75 95 130 155 Ampacity Buried (A) @ 25C 97 124 161 188 R DC 20 C (ohms/Km) X 50 Hz (ohms/Km) 1.4 251.55 0.56 0.68 0.76 0.62 9 0.6 0.66 0.75 2 1 0.85 150 SECURITY FACTORS FOR AMPACITY Motor feeder (1.56 0.1 1x 300 625 608 0.48 0.27 0.4 [m] F1 = 1.9 59.00 2 Reserve or Another Factor 1.38 0.5 0.62 0.33 763 623 300 5.78 3.14 0.15 0.49 36.8 0.69 0.75 3 1 0.8 95.0 14.72 0.39 0.77 0.64 0.94 1.8 0.58 F1 x F2 x F3 x F4 Correction factors for In Air (cable tray) Cable Ampacity calculations Correction Factor for earth temperature diffrent to 40 C Cable service Temp.18 0.8 0.7 0.5 sec 0 1 1 2 0.85 0.75 0.5 199.70 12 0.00 PVC Øs: 70 C. Shield: Cooper tape Fire retardant and Flame retardant F4 = 0.12 1x 120 340 387 0.6 159.4 10.8 0.53 0.7 0.Correction factors for Undreground Cable Ampacity calculations DATA: I (A) cos ø Length (m) Voltage L-L (V) Number of phases Conductors per phase Selection criteria (dV%) Shortcircuit duration (sec) 827 A.8 0.8 73. Øs 90 C Ambient Temp.35 0.62 0.6/6KV.87 11.1 Data from Pirelli.62 0.8 0.79 0.75 0.68 0.5 Delta V (V) Delta V (%) 91. EPR.9 47.07 0.93 Total Correction factor = Data for calculation of Correction Factor (F3) for groups of three-phase and three single-phase cables [UNDERGROUND] Number of three-phase cables ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------> Separation 2 3 4 5 6 6 8 0 0.15 0.08 4.00 Correction Factor for groups of three-phase and three single-phase cables Number of Three-phase cables (circuits) 5 0.00 3300 3 Classified Areas (1.79 0. I with security factors 661.9 0. Cable 3.9 37.1 0. Sheath: LSOH Thermoplastic compound.0 sec 0 1 1 1 F1 x F2 .4954 3 0. Øa 40 C Number of Three-phase cables (circuits) Number of cable trays (in vertical plane) F2 = Shortcircuit withstand PVC [kA] 10 0.75 0. Fire retardant and Flame retardant Shortcircuit withstand (KA) 4.11 1x 240 545 538 0.89 26. Armour: Aluminium wires. Øt 20 C F1 = Earth Thermal Resistivity 1 [K.4916 F3 = 0.70 m Profundity 1. Øs 90 C Soil Temp.08 0.74 0.85 0.60 d 10.30 875 704 400 5.70 Total Correction factor = Data for calculation of Correction Factor (F) for groups of three-phase cables [IN AIR] Number of Number of three-phase cables (Circuits) ----------------------------------------------------------------------------> Trays 1 2 3 4 6 6 1 1 0.47 0.12 0.64 0.7 0.04 0. Buried [A] 112 143 187 218 262 318 398 448 479 185 7.6/6 KV.65 0.40 14.33 Correction Factor for cables buried different to 0. Sheath: LSOH Thermoplastic compound.65 Shortcircuit withstand XLPE [kA] 1.15 0.57 0.9 27. General Cable and LG cable.66 0.68 0.5 4 6 10 PVC Øs: 70 C EPR.7 0. Cooper.25 0.0 sec 0 0 1 1 Cable (mm2) Cable (mm2) 2.697597 0.7 0.60 Separation between cables groups (m) 0 0.13 1x 50 190 226 0.7 0.11 1x 185 450 468 0. Shield: Cooper tape Insulation: XLPE.52 0.64 0.23 8.0 6.5 sec 1 1 1 2 1.14 0. In Air [A] 105 133 182 217 266 329 413 476 546 Total Amp.6 0.1 1x 400 735 688 0.25 Single-core Cable 3.1 1x 500 850 833 0.28 1190 965 630 5.73 0.m/W] 0.05 0.40 1.76 0.64 0.59 0.19 0. XLPE Øs: 90 C Correction Factor for Earth thermal resistivity different to 1 K.88 0.04 0.12 57.06 0.5 4 4 6 6 10 10 0.78 0.85 0.3 sec 1 1 1 2 1. XLPE Øs: 90 C Correction Factor for groups of three-phase cables CABLE DATA FROM MANUFACTURER: Cable (mm2) 2.07 0.02 1.7 119.66 0.03 0.85 0.13 1x 95 295 344 0.68 0.29 1029 797 500 5.5 0.62 0.42 F2 = Total Amp.6 0.15 0.25 2 Total Security factors = Correction Factor for earth temperature different to 25 C Cable service Temp.60 20. Cable Section (mm2) 10 16 25 35 50 70 95 120 150 1.75 0.1 1x 630 975 860 0.3 sec 1 1 2 3 9 2 0.25) 1.15 9.1 0.0 19.58 0.89 0.59 0.5 2. Cooper.6/6 KV.

15) 1.92 4.77 0. Buried [A] 286 361 423 498 610 747 847 946 1059 Shortcircuit withstand (KA) 12.15 0.5 4 6 10 16 25 Øa F1 = 90 Cable (mm2) Cable (mm2) 2.1 0.68 0.22 3.43 0.5 0. Cable 6/10 KV. Cooper. XLPE Øs: 90 C Correction Factor for Earth thermal resistivity different to 1 K.7 0.53 0.8 0.25 0.8 0. Insulation: XLPE.9 55. Armour: Galvanized steel wire.70 Total Correction factor = Data for calculation of Correction Factor (F3) for groups of three-phase and three single-phase cables [UNDERGROUND] Number of three-phase cables ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------> Separation 2 3 4 5 6 6 8 0 0.8 0.32 8.62 9 0.95 11.58 F1 x F2 x F3 x F4 Correction factors for In Air (cable tray) Cable Ampacity calculations Correction Factor for earth temperature diffrent to 40 C CABLE DATA FROM MANUFACTURER: Cable service Temp.5 Three-core Cable 6/10 KV.m/W] 0.76 14.3 sec 1 1 2 3 4 6 0.56 0.09 3x 300 615 575 0.7 0.25 2 Correction Factor for earth temperature different to 25 C Total Security factors = Cable service Temp. Cooper.6 0. Fire retardant and Flame retardant 0.64 0.56 0.4 300 3.52 0.09 3x 400 700 640 0.89 0.4 [m] F4 = 0.75 0.62 0.68 0.3 sec 1 1 1 2 3 5 0.7 0.76 0.25 Earth Thermal Resistivity 1 [K.0 sec 0 0 1 1 2 3 EPR.9 0.8 0.56 0.09 1722 1332 239.27 0.5 sec 1 1 1 2 3 5 1.12 0.05 0.62 0.8 0. Øt 20 C F1 = PVC Øs: 70 C EPR.53 0.75 2 1 0.19 0.00 3 Classified Areas (1.1 0.17 0.75 0.7 0.8 0.12 0.2 0. Sheath: LSOH Thermoplastic compound.15 0.73 0.04 0. 0.85 0.75 0.66 0.79 0.64 0.7 0.60 d 10.65 Shortcircuit withstand XLPE [kA] 1.60 Separation between cables groups (m) 0 0.6 147.65 0. In Air [A] 280 378 462 546 728 882 1022 1148 1302 Total Amp.00 6.08 0.7 0.69 0. Shield: Cooper tape Insulation: XLPE. I with security factors SECURITY FACTORS FOR AMPACITY Motor feeder (1.72 0.87 0.09 3x 240 545 522 0.66 Shortcircuit withstand PVC [kA] 1.06 0.5 4 4 6 6 10 10 16 16 25 25 0.47 0.55 0.6 0.6 0.52 20.9 39.09 Ambient Temp.11 0.25) 1.75 0.68 0.10 1526 1208 191.00 Correction Factor for groups of three-phase and three single-phase cables Number of Three-phase cables (circuits) 5 0.12 0.1 0.1 0. Øs 90 C Soil Temp. Cooper.74 0. XLPE Øs: 90 C Correction Factor for groups of three-phase cables Number of Three-phase cables (circuits) 9 Number of cable trays (in vertical plane) 2 3x 185 465 457 0.8 75.70 12 0.00 4 Reserve or Another Factor 1.6 1.66 0.39 0.62 0. Cable Section 2 (mm ) 16 25 35 50 70 95 120 150 185 1.23 0.15 0. Armour: Galvanized steel wire.7 119.4916 F3 = 0.9 27.5 0.94 0. General Cable and LG cable.85 0.m/W 1.09 0.3 Three-core Cable 6/10 KV.33 0. F2 = Data for calculation of Correction Factor (F) for groups of three-phase cables [IN AIR] Number of Number of three-phase cables (Circuits) ----------------------------------------------------------------------------> Trays 1 2 3 4 6 6 1 1 0.57 0.39 0.93 Total Correction factor = 240 3.Correction factors for Undreground Cable Ampacity calculations DATA: I (A) cos ø Length (m) Voltage L-L (V) Number of phases Conductors per phase Selection criteria (dV%) Shortcircuit duration (sec) 750 0.7 0.64 0.60 0.70 m Profundity 1.75 0.58 0.75 3 1 0.6 0.62 0.11 F2 = Total Amp.59 0.00 C 10 0.85 0.53 0.75 0.72 0. Sheath: LSOH Thermoplastic compound.09 Data from Pirelli.76 0.68 0.0 sec 0 1 1 1 2 4 F1 x F2 .04 4.85 0.5 2.8 95.07 0. Øs Cores Section (mm2) Ampacity Air (A) @ 40C 3x 3x 16 25 100 135 Ampacity Buried (A) @ 25C 124 156 3x 3x 3x 3x 3x 3x 35 50 70 95 120 150 165 195 260 315 365 410 183 215 263 323 366 409 R DC 20 C (ohms/Km) X 50 Hz (ohms/Km) 1.33 Correction Factor for cables buried different to 0.5 sec 0 1 1 2 3 4 40 C PVC Øs: 70 C.11 0.88 0.04 Delta V (V) Delta V (%) 32.64 0.85 150 6000 938 A.4954 3 0. Shield: Cooper tape Fire retardant and Flame retardant Cable (mm2) 2.14 0.09 0.78 0.8 19.

25 Earth Thermal Resistivity Delta V (V) Delta V (%) 57.5 4 4 6 6 10 10 16 16 25 25 0.56 14.8 [K.85 0.5 2.9 37. XLPE Øs: 90 C Correction Factor for Earth thermal resistivity different to 1 K. Armour: Aluminium wires.8 0.9 59.28 0.17 889 727 400 5.9 0.85 0. Cable 6/10 KV.6 159.14 0. I with security factors 661.59 0.6 0.70 Total Correction factor = 10 0.25 2 Total Security factors = Correction Factor for earth temperature different to 25 C Cable service Temp.6 0.4954 3 0.m/W] F4 = 0.77 0.7 119.13 F2 = 0.00 2 Reserve or Another Factor 1.66 0. Øt 20 C F1 = 1.5 199.27 Shortcircuit withstand (KA) 6. In Air [A] 140 189 224 273 343 420 490 560 644 Total Amp.6 0.7 0.18 0.53 0.15 1190 998 630 5.11 1x 240 550 538 0.0 sec 0 0 1 1 2 3 F1 x F2 x F3 x F4 Correction factors for In Air (cable tray) Cable Ampacity calculations Data for calculation of Correction Factor (F) for groups of three-phase cables [IN AIR] Number of Number of three-phase cables (Circuits) ----------------------------------------------------------------------------> Trays 1 2 3 4 6 6 1 1 0.12 1x 185 460 468 0.8 0.70 12 0.62 0.04 0.73 0.66 0.75 0.68 0.4 [m] 1x 95 300 344 0.15) 1.85 0.25 0.9 47.64 0. Shield: Cooper tape Insulation: XLPE.1 1x 630 980 860 0.15 0.1 1x 500 850 833 0.89 0. EPR.1 0.39 0.62 0.m/W Single-core Cable 6/10 KV. Armour: Aluminium wires.33 Correction Factor for cables buried different to 0.64 0.47 0.68 0. Øa 40 C PVC Øs: 70 C.68 0. Øs 90 C Soil Temp.55 Separation between cables groups (m) 0 0.00 6000 3 Classified Areas (1.2 Data for calculation of Correction Factor (F3) for groups of three-phase and three single-phase cables [UNDERGROUND] Number of three-phase cables ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------> Separation 2 3 4 5 6 6 8 0 0.87 0.03 Total Correction factor = 95.79 0.06 0.12 1x 120 350 387 0.55 0.66 1.8 0.56 0.00 Correction Factor for groups of three-phase cables Number of Three-phase cables (circuits) 9 Number of cable trays (in vertical plane) 2 X 50 Hz (ohms/Km) 0.14 0.66 Shortcircuit withstand PVC [kA] 1.65 0.38 1.6 0.85 0.56 0.62 0.88 0.5 4 6 10 16 25 1 0.70 m Profundity 0.75 0.7 0.4916 F3 = 0.52 0.62 9 0.2 0. Cooper.19 770 644 300 5. Insulation: XLPE.89 26.0 sec 0 1 1 1 2 4 F1 x F2 .697597 0.15 1372 1030 Single-core Cable 6/10KV.3 sec 1 1 1 2 3 5 1.72 0. Sheath: LSOH Thermoplastic compound.75 0.5 sec 1 1 1 2 3 5 1.55 36.7 0.7 0.42 7.53 8.05 0.5 0.8 0.77 0.7 0.00 Correction Factor for groups of three-phase and three single-phase cables Number of Three-phase cables (circuits) 7 0. Sheath: LSOH Thermoplastic compound.75 0.24 0. Buried [A] 148 193 225 270 328 412 463 496 560 Section (mm2) 16 25 35 50 70 Ampacity Air (A) @ 40C 100 135 160 195 245 Ampacity Buried (A) @ 124 161 188 226 274 R DC 20 C (ohms/Km) 1.4 10.1 0.75 2 1 0.76 0.21 CABLE DATA FROM MANUFACTURER: F2 = Total Amp.32 0.5 240 6.9 27.Correction factors for Undreground Cable Ampacity calculations DATA: I (A) cos ø Length (m) Voltage L-L (V) Number of phases Conductors per phase Selection criteria (dV%) Shortcircuit duration (sec) 827 A.76 0.43 0.75 0.55 0.04 Cable (mm2) Cable (mm2) 2.5 sec 0 1 1 2 3 4 0.8 73.4 251.12 0.64 0.11 1x 300 635 608 0.73 20. Cooper.03 0.1 1x 400 740 688 0.56 0.65 Shortcircuit withstand XLPE [kA] 1.53 0.60 Correction Factor for earth temperature diffrent to 40 C Cable service Temp.87 11. General Cable and LG cable.69 0. Øs 90 C Ambient Temp.79 0. Cooper.07 0. XLPE Øs: 90 C F1 = 1.58 0.8 0.75 3 1 0.8 0.57 0. Shield: Cooper tape Fire retardant and Flame retardant Cable (mm2) 2.75 0.19 0. Fire retardant and Flame retardant Phases 1x 1x 1x 1x 1x PVC Øs: 70 C EPR.0 14.06 0.56 d 10.35 0.3 sec 1 1 2 3 4 6 0.74 0. Cable Section (mm2) 16 25 35 50 70 95 120 150 185 1.16 1036 824 500 5.75 0.5 0.62 0.0 19.1 Data from Pirelli.64 0.15 0.12 1x 150 400 414 0.72 0.53 0.14 0.25) 1.85 150 SECURITY FACTORS FOR AMPACITY Motor feeder (1.15 0.7 0.15 9.68 0.59 0.15 0.7 0.08 0.

4916 F3 = 0.85 0.00 Correction Factor for groups of three-phase and three single-phase cables Number of Three-phase cables (circuits) 5 0. Cooper.4 [m] F4 = 0.06 0.56 0.7 0.33 Correction Factor for cables buried different to 0.74 0.68 0.62 0.65 0.09 Cable service Temp.70 Total Correction factor = Data for calculation of Correction Factor (F3) for groups of three-phase and three single-phase cables [UNDERGROUND] Number of three-phase cables ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------> Separation 2 3 4 5 6 6 8 0 0.73 0.75 0.15 0.57 0.25 2 Correction Factor for earth temperature different to 25 C Total Security factors = Cable service Temp.39 0. Sheath: LSOH Thermoplastic compound.06 0. Øa F1 = F2 = Data for calculation of Correction Factor (F) for groups of three-phase cables [IN AIR] Number of Number of three-phase cables (Circuits) ----------------------------------------------------------------------------> Trays 1 2 3 4 6 6 1 1 0.5 4 6 10 16 25 35 50 90 40 Cable (mm2) Cable (mm2) 2.25 Earth Thermal Resistivity 1 [K.93 Total Correction factor = 300 3.09 3x 400 705 634 0.68 0.5 sec 0 1 1 2 3 4 6 8 PVC Øs: 70 C.7 119.62 0.53 0.9 27.00 10 0.47 0.77 0.66 0. Øs Ambient Temp.75 0.05 0.15) 1.53 0.5 4 4 6 6 10 10 16 16 25 25 35 35 50 50 0. Øt 20 C F1 = PVC Øs: 70 C EPR.58 0.25 0.00 4 Reserve or Another Factor 1.9 0.85 0.40 8.75 0. Shield: Cooper tape Fire retardant and Flame retardant Cable (mm2) 2.76 0.04 0. Armour: Galvanized steel wire.7 0.12 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.07 0.m/W 1.Correction factors for Undreground Cable Ampacity calculations DATA: I (A) cos ø Length (m) Voltage L-L (V) Number of phases Conductors per phase Selection criteria (dV%) Shortcircuit duration (sec) 750 0.8 0.5 0.69 0. Sheath: LSOH Thermoplastic compound.9 55.78 3.79 0.64 0.18 0.62 9 0.64 0.8 75.24 0.39 3.3 sec 1 1 2 3 4 6 9 13 0.19 0.68 0.85 150 11000 938 A.00 3 Classified Areas (1.0 sec 0 0 1 1 2 3 4 6 C C EPR.3 Three-core Cable 8.52 0.5 2.11 0.1 0.25) 1.07 4.5 0.85 0.5 Three-core Cable 8.5 sec 1 1 1 2 3 5 7 10 1.8 0.12 0.4 1.8 95.04 5.13 0.66 Shortcircuit withstand PVC [kA] 1.75 2 1 0.07 0.62 0. Armour: Galvanized steel wire.64 0.6 147. Cable 8.7/15 KV.56 0.7/15 KV.2 0.81 15. In Air [A] 420 504 602 742 896 1022 1162 1316 1540 Total Amp.7 0.27 0. Buried [A] 374 436 523 635 747 847 934 1046 1195 Shortcircuit withstand (KA) 19. Cooper.3 sec 1 1 1 2 3 5 7 11 0.1 0.88 0.1 0.1 0.05 F2 = Total Amp.72 0.66 0.09 Data from Pirelli. 0.39 0. Shield: Cooper tape Insulation: XLPE.08 0.75 0.75 3 1 0.70 m Profundity 1.09 0.64 0.56 0.89 0. Cable Section 2 (mm ) 25 35 50 70 95 120 150 185 240 1.72 0.58 F1 x F2 x F3 x F4 Correction factors for In Air (cable tray) Cable Ampacity calculations CABLE DATA FROM MANUFACTURER: Correction Factor for earth temperature diffrent to 40 C Cores Section (mm2) Ampacity Air (A) @ 40C 3x 3x 3x 25 35 50 150 180 215 Ampacity Buried (A) @ 25C 161 188 226 3x 3x 3x 3x 3x 3x 70 95 120 150 185 240 265 320 365 415 470 550 274 323 366 403 452 516 R DC 20 C (ohms/Km) X 50 Hz (ohms/Km) 0. XLPE Øs: 90 C Correction Factor for Earth thermal resistivity different to 1 K.04 Delta V (V) Delta V (%) 20.m/W] 0.8 0. Insulation: XLPE.20 6.62 0.7 0.68 0.8 0.53 0.12 0.8 0.75 0.76 0.1 0.85 0. General Cable and LG cable.11 0.15 0.33 0.6 191. I with security factors SECURITY FACTORS FOR AMPACITY Motor feeder (1.10 0.7/15 KV.70 12 0.7 0. Cooper.55 0. XLPE Øs: 90 C Correction Factor for groups of three-phase cables Number of Three-phase cables (circuits) 9 Number of cable trays (in vertical plane) 2 3x 300 620 575 0.65 Shortcircuit withstand XLPE [kA] 1.75 0.60 Separation between cables groups (m) 0 0. Fire retardant and Flame retardant 0.87 0.05 1736 1332 239.0 sec 0 1 1 1 2 4 5 7 F1 x F2 .6 0.01 11.8 0. Øs 90 C Soil Temp.4954 3 0.6 0.08 0.60 d 10.9 39.6 0.59 0.

00 0. I with security factors 661.56 0.85 0.6 159.56 d 10.85 0.42 7.5 2.62 0.07 0.58 0.25 2 Total Security factors = Correction Factor for earth temperature different to 25 C Cable service Temp.70 m Profundity 0.70 12 0.62 0.35 0.5 4 4 6 6 10 10 16 16 25 25 35 35 50 50 0.8 95.22 0.03 Total Correction factor = 119.68 0.08 0.Correction factors for Undreground Cable Ampacity calculations DATA: I (A) cos ø Length (m) Voltage L-L (V) Number of phases Conductors per phase Selection criteria (dV%) Shortcircuit duration (sec) 827 A.52 0.m/W] 0.06 0. Sheath: LSOH Thermoplastic compound.87 11.12 0.75 0.64 0.4 [m] F4 = 1.53 8.00 2 Reserve or Another Factor 1.6 0.7 0.7/15 KV.0 19. EPR.33 Correction Factor for cables buried different to 0.68 0.88 0.68 0.75 6.14 0.55 0.64 0.74 0.4954 3 0.08 1211 991 630 5.64 0.72 0.77 0.5 sec 1 1 1 2 3 5 7 10 1.0 14.25 Earth Thermal Resistivity 1 [K.0 sec 0 1 1 1 2 4 5 7 F1 x F2 .11 1x 500 865 828 0.85 0. Shield: Cooper tape Insulation: XLPE.5 199. Øs 90 C Soil Temp. In Air [A] 196 238 287 357 434 504 574 665 784 Total Amp.7 0.5 0.7 1.8 0.03 0.14 0.56 0.11 F2 = Total Amp.8 0.8 73.75 0.05 0.75 0.55 Separation between cables groups (m) 0 0. Armour: Aluminium wires.75 2 1 0.85 150 SECURITY FACTORS FOR AMPACITY Motor feeder (1.79 0.18 0.3 sec 1 1 2 3 4 6 9 13 0.15 9.7 0.72 0.8 0.12 0.53 0.0 sec 0 0 1 1 2 3 4 6 Cable (mm2) Cable (mm2) 2.12 1x 185 475 468 0. Buried [A] 193 225 270 328 412 463 496 560 644 300 6.14 0. Cooper.08 1393 1030 Single-core Cable 8.1 Data from Pirelli.25) 1.7 0.66 0.87 0.1 0.04 Delta V (V) Delta V (%) 36.12 F1 = 1.5 4 6 10 16 25 35 50 0.4916 F3 = 0.66 Data for calculation of Correction Factor (F) for groups of three-phase cables [IN AIR] Number of Number of three-phase cables (Circuits) ----------------------------------------------------------------------------> Trays 1 2 3 4 6 6 1 1 0.00 11000 3 Classified Areas (1. Armour: Aluminium wires.9 0.7/15 KV.7 Shortcircuit withstand PVC [kA] Cable (mm2) 2.3 sec 1 1 1 2 3 5 7 11 0.6 0.12 0.9 27. Øt 20 C F1 = PVC Øs: 70 C EPR.75 0.5 0.75 0.25 0.23 0. General Cable and LG cable.00 PVC Øs: 70 C.8 0.18 0.85 0. XLPE Øs: 90 C Correction Factor for groups of three-phase cables Number of Three-phase cables (circuits) 9 Number of cable trays (in vertical plane) 2 F2 = Total Correction factor = 1x 150 410 414 0.15 0.7 0.13 0.2 0.12 1x 240 560 538 0. Sheath: LSOH Thermoplastic compound.73 0.6 0.11 1x 300 645 608 0. Cooper.4 251.89 0. Cable Section (mm2) 25 35 50 70 95 120 150 185 240 1.75 3 1 0.66 0. Fire retardant and Flame retardant Shortcircuit withstand (KA) 10.1 0.76 0.9 47.9 37.19 0.11 1x 400 755 688 0.75 0.76 0.15 0.62 0.53 0.32 0.69 0.60 F1 x F2 x F3 x F4 Correction factors for In Air (cable tray) Cable Ampacity calculations Correction Factor for earth temperature diffrent to 40 C Cable service Temp.57 0. Shield: Cooper tape Fire retardant and Flame retardant Data for calculation of Correction Factor (F3) for groups of three-phase and three single-phase cables [UNDERGROUND] Number of three-phase cables ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------> Separation 2 3 4 5 6 6 8 0 0. Øa 40 C CABLE DATA FROM MANUFACTURER: Phases Section (mm2) Ampacity Air (A) @ 40C 1x 1x 1x 1x 1x 1x 25 35 50 70 95 120 140 170 205 255 310 360 Ampacity Buried (A) @ 25C 161 188 226 274 344 387 R DC 20 C (ohms/Km) X 50 Hz (ohms/Km) 0.7 0.65 Shortcircuit withstand XLPE [kA] 1.09 1057 824 500 5. Cable 8.68 0.m/W 1.5 sec 0 1 1 2 3 4 6 8 0.56 14.1 1x 630 995 860 0.59 0.27 0.75 0.73 20.00 Correction Factor for groups of three-phase and three single-phase cables Number of Three-phase cables (circuits) 7 0.5 Single-core Cable 8.15) 1. XLPE Øs: 90 C Correction Factor for Earth thermal resistivity different to 1 K.56 0. Øs 90 C Ambient Temp. Cooper.65 0.13 0.8 0.7/15KV.8 0.53 0.6 0.04 0.64 0.58 0.47 0.15 0.9 59.89 26.70 10 0.2 0. Insulation: XLPE.39 0.62 9 0.42 0.697597 0.10 903 727 400 6.62 0.

8 0.6 0.1 Data from Pirelli.4954 3 0. Sheath: LSOH Thermoplastic compound.64 0.8 0.75 6.8 95.04 0. Cable 26/45 KV.75 0.15) 1. Øt 20 C F1 = PVC Øs: 70 C EPR. XLPE Øs: 90 C Correction Factor for groups of three-phase cables Number of Three-phase cables (circuits) 9 Number of cable trays (in vertical plane) 2 F2 = Data for calculation of Correction Factor (F3) for groups of three-phase and three single-phase cables [UNDERGROUND] Number of three-phase cables ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------> Separation 2 3 4 5 6 6 8 0 0.75 6.7 119.m/W] 0.75 0.64 0.68 0.25) 1.15 0.57 0.69 0.7 0.00 2 Reserve or Another Factor 1.97 Total Correction factor = 199.71 9.5 4 6 10 16 25 35 50 70 95 120 150 Øa 10 0.6 159.11 Cable service Temp.14 0. Cable Section (mm2) 50 70 95 120 150 185 240 300 400 1.03 1365 988 Single-core Cable 26/45 KV.13 0.70 m Profundity 1 [m] F4 = 0. Øs 90 C Ambient Temp.7 0. Øs 90 C Soil Temp. Insulation: XLPE.47 0.6 0.75 3 1 0.3 sec 1 1 1 2 3 5 7 11 15 20 25 32 0.03 0. Cooper.19 0.m/W 1.56 14.25 0.88 0.62 0.03 0.56 0.00 34500 3 Classified Areas (1.39 0.68 0.75 0.33 Correction Factor for cables buried different to 0.7 0.1 1x 630 975 876 0.53 0.12 0.87 11.5 4 4 6 6 10 10 16 16 25 25 35 35 50 50 70 70 95 95 120 120 150 150 0.10 0.11 1x 500 845 784 0.00 0.66 0.75 2 1 0.06 0.5 sec 0 1 1 2 3 4 6 8 11 15 20 24 0.Correction factors for Undreground Cable Ampacity calculations DATA: I (A) cos ø Length (m) Voltage L-L (V) Number of phases Conductors per phase Selection criteria (dV%) Shortcircuit duration (sec) 827 A. XLPE Øs: 90 C Correction Factor for Earth thermal resistivity different to 1 K.85 0.00 Correction Factor for groups of three-phase and three single-phase cables Number of Three-phase cables (circuits) 7 0.68 0.65 0.05 0.25 Earth Thermal Resistivity 1 [K.87 0.65 Shortcircuit withstand XLPE [kA] 1.5 sec 1 1 1 2 3 5 7 10 14 19 24 30 1.07 0.56 F1 x F2 x F3 x F4 Correction factors for In Air (cable tray) Cable Ampacity calculations Correction Factor for earth temperature diffrent to 40 C CABLE DATA FROM MANUFACTURER: Phases Section (mm2) Ampacity Air (A) @ 40C 1x 1x 1x 1x 1x 1x 1x 1x 50 70 95 120 150 185 240 300 205 255 315 365 415 475 555 645 Ampacity Buried (A) @ 25C 226 274 330 371 418 469 546 613 R DC 20 C (ohms/Km) X 50 Hz (ohms/Km) 0.04 Delta V (V) Delta V (%) 20.5 0.53 0. I with security factors 661.07 0. Fire retardant and Flame retardant Shortcircuit withstand (KA) 19.8 0.18 0.89 0.8 0.1 0.5 1.74 0.85 0.9 59.2 0.0 sec 0 1 1 1 2 4 5 7 10 13 17 21 F1 x F2 .15 0.9 27.14 0.6 0.4 251. Armour: Aluminium wires. Cooper.75 0.5 2.7 0.78 7.70 Total Correction factor = 1x 400 745 701 0.00 PVC Øs: 70 C.66 Data for calculation of Correction Factor (F) for groups of three-phase cables [IN AIR] Number of Number of three-phase cables (Circuits) ----------------------------------------------------------------------------> Trays 1 2 3 4 6 6 1 1 0.35 0.66 0.85 0.12 0.5 0.04 0.13 0.75 0.13 0.697597 0.85 150 SECURITY FACTORS FOR AMPACITY Motor feeder (1.05 0.5 Single-core Cable 26/45 KV.85 8. Shield: Cooper tape Insulation: XLPE.72 0.59 0.2 0.9 47. 40 C F1 = 1.64 0.03 0.7 Shortcircuit withstand PVC [kA] 0.72 0. In Air [A] 287 357 441 511 581 665 777 903 1043 Total Amp.56 0.64 0.25 2 Total Security factors = Correction Factor for earth temperature different to 25 C Cable service Temp.9 37.08 0.8 73.56 0.55 Separation between cables groups (m) 0 0.85 0.9 0.56 d 10.77 0.62 0.06 0.11 0.7 0.76 0.8 0.8 0.62 9 0.27 0. Buried [A] 255 309 372 418 471 529 616 692 790 500 5.58 0.04 0.6 0.03 F2 = Total Amp. EPR.22 6.55 0.62 0.53 0. Cooper. Armour: Aluminium wires.62 0.7 0. Shield: Cooper tape Fire retardant and Flame retardant Cable (mm2) 2.76 0.1 0.03 1183 883 630 5.3 sec 1 1 2 3 4 6 9 13 18 25 31 39 0.70 12 0.68 0.0 sec 0 0 1 1 2 3 4 6 8 10 13 17 Cable (mm2) Cable (mm2) 2. Sheath: LSOH Thermoplastic compound.4916 F3 = 0.75 0.79 0. General Cable and LG cable.