ES-1 Transmission Line Switch
Through Southern States’ research and development, understanding of existing issues, and integration of user feedback, the ES-1 family was designed to provide a reliable, quality product that resolves many of the common issues experienced by one-way and multi-way transmission disconnects.
The unique blade design with jaw end pivot produces a very low operating effort, eliminating concerns of operator dependent force requirements on closing. By shipping the phases assembled on a platform, the switch is easy to install and requires minimal adjustment.
The design is also compatible with the only single gap, Load Break Interrupter (LLS®) available through 145 kV.
MACI® Patented Product
Southern States’ MACI™ helps verify proper blade depth and rotation of high voltage disconnect switch closures. By adding MACI™ to your new or existing switch applications, you will ultimately reduce the risk for switch failures, power outages, and the high costs associated with such.
Southern States recently launched custom designed ballistic resistant solutions for utilities’ critical facilities and equipment: Ballisti-Wall® and Ballisti-Cover®.
These ballistic barriers prevent damage to critical assets through a surrounding resistant wall panel enclosure that is designed to protect against projectiles. These solutions are constructed by using layer upon layer of woven fiberglass that is encapsulated with a proprietary resin system. This system produces a hard ballistic resistant panel that retains hazardous ricochet.
Original developed for use by the Department of Defense, ballistic protection solutions are military grade protection for critical asset facilities. Ballistic resistant security offers performance advantages such as durability, corrosion resistance, electrical non-conductivity, low thermal conductivity, lightweight, and movable features for easy repairs and installations.
Ballistic resistant solutions are designed for maximum security. With quick and easy installations and integrations surrounding any type of critical facility.
High Voltage Mobile Solutions
Both the EV-1 Vertical Break Switch and RLSwitcher® (Reactor Switcher) at 500kV meet IEEE 693 High Performance Level Seismic Test criteria.
Safety Enhanced Gear Operator
The Safety Enhanced Gear Operator, or SEGO™, providing a dynamic self-locking action with backwards holding torque of 12,000 lb-in (a torque of 12,000 lb-in can be applied to the output shaft and it will not drive the input shaft) preventing back driving of the handle in situations like these, eliminating the safety danger to operating personnel.
Mobile Switching Solutions
Highly reliable all-in-one mobile switching solutions help you restore power quickly and effectively. Need a complete mobile package? contact us and we will offer you the right solution.
EV-1 Vertical Break Switch and RLSwitcher®
Southern States LLC, Hampton, GA is proud to announce that both its products EV-1 Vertical Break Switch and RLSwitcher® (Reactor Switcher) at 500kV have passed the IEEE 693 High Performance Level Seismic Test.
Transmission Line Switch
The Southern States ES-1 is a group operated single side break switch designed for phase-over-phase mounting in a transmission environment on steel, wood or concrete poles. Available at 72.5kV through 145kV, the ES-1 is available in 1 way, 2 way or 3 way configurations offering maximum reliability and fast and easy installation. A variety of devices including quick break whips, vacuum interrupters, and SF6 gas interrupters (LLS®-I and LLS®-II) may be mounted on the switch for line dropping, sectionalizing, and load break applications.
Load & Line Switcher
Southern States LLS-I Load and Line Interrupter mounted on a Southern States EV-2 group operated disconnect.