Accession Number : ADP001703

Title :   Experience Concerning Ice Loads on Overhead Lines in Austria,

Corporate Author : OESTERREICHISCHE ELEKTRIZITAETSWIRTSCHAFTS A G VIENNA

Personal Author(s) : Schauer,H. ; Hammerschmid,W.

Report Date : JUN 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : After a description of the climatic and topographic conditions, a short outline is given of design rules practiced by Austria's overhead line engineers with respect to ice loadings. This is followed by a summary of actual experience gained in line operation. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Ice, *Ice formation, *Transmission lines, *Loads(Forces), *Cold weather tests, Electric conductors, Observation, Data acquisition, Damage assessment, Insulation, Measurement, Wind, Velocity, Precipitation, Freezing, Austria, Workshops

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE