Installed Safely and Reliably – By the Expert

Installing high-voltage components safely and reliably requires in-depth knowledge and attention to detail. PFISTERER has been doing just this for almost 100 years. We develop, produce, and internationally market successful solutions for voltage levels between 110 V and 850 kV. The PFISTERER installation team works on projects all around the world to implement these solutions.

Everything from a Single Source

Our team installs cable accessories and wiring as well as inspects substations and cable routing for medium and high-voltage applications. Our experts are also more than willing to offer assistance when it comes to developing connection and/or grounding concepts. The PFISTERER product portfolio encompasses all necessary components as well as a comprehensive line of testing accessories and accompanying tools. Our experts convey the relevant know-how and steps to follow to ensure correct installation and operational use in practical training courses.

In-House High-Voltage Laboratory

We continually perform internal and external tests in our high-voltage laboratory in Altdorf. All tests are conducted in accordance with the relevant standards. Our experts also validate accessories and cable systems in addition to subjecting individual components to type-based and routine tests. The laboratory is likewise used to a great extent to actively pursue research and development activities so that PFISTERER products can be adapted in line with the latest market requirements.

Equipment in the PFISTERER High-Voltage Laboratory in Altdorf (CH):

  • AC voltage test bench rated to 1.000 kV
  • Surge voltage test bench rated to 1.600 kV
  • Current-feeding system for heating cycles
  • Rain testing system
  • Fully screened partial-discharge measuring room