Physical Sciences


Emergency Retrieval System (ERS) for Power Lines


Engineering Sciences, Physical Sciences

Focus Area:

Restoration of Power Lines

Social Benefits:

Simple to fabricate, requires less hardware with innovative connection system , Easy to plan, erect and use at any location , Compact yet economically affordable , Usage of light-weight materials makes it easy to transport to remote locations , Easy to assemble and flexible enough to develop various configurations of towers for different voltage class TL systems , Easy to construct foundation system suitable to all type of soils , Scalable system, can be used for 33 to 800 kV transmission lines , Suitable for Industrial production , "Make in India" - effective import substitute for ERS technology

Developing Agency:

CSIR-Structural Engineering Research Centre (SERC), Tamil Nadu

Technology Readiness Index:

Market Launch

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Brief Description

Description :

ERS as an indigenous technology for quick restoration of power lines during tower failure events minimizes the monetary losses for power companies as well as loss of service to consumers. It is an import substitution providing the manufacturing opportunities to Indian industries. The technology has been licensed to: M/s AdvaitInfratech Ltd., Ahmedabad, Gujarat

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