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Lightning Protection 101

Microprocessor-based equipment has improved modern operations; they run faster and more efficiently than ever. With technical advances, comes the requirement for progressive maintenance responsibilities and the need to step up the measures that protect them from damage. The measures that were adequate for equipment based on previous technologies would therefore be insufficient. How Lightning Forms […]

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[PR] Lightning Master Corporation Announces Issuance of US Patent for MAGS® Bypass Conductor System for Floating Roof Tanks

Lightning Master Corporation, a full service, full-spectrum static solutions, lightning and transient protection company, serving domestic and international oil, gas and chemical industries since 1984, announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued US Patent 9,001,488 for their MAGS® bypass conductor system for floating roof tanks. Lightning Master Corporation issued US Patent [...]
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Static and Lightning Protection for Production Tanks 

Steel and fiberglass production tanks are subject to myriad vulnerabilities. They require multiple layers of static and lightning protection including: Dissipation of static and bound charge (potential) on the stored product Direct lightning attachment to the tank or tank battery Bonding of all masses of inductance on the tank and battery There exist solutions that […]

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When Lightning Strikes

Download the PDF The bearings on a submersible pump at the Loxahatchee River District Wastewater Treatment Plant in South Florida were failing frequently and apparently at random during the summer. But after plant operators reviewed maintenance and weather records, they realized that the failures always occurred within 3 days of a suspected direct lightning strike […]

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