NEED FOR AN ELECTRICAL DRAWING

NEED FOR AN ELECTRICAL DRAWING/DESIGN FOR YOUR BUILDING Within my years of practice as a registered Electrical Engineer, I have never seen such an unwitting disposition of house owners like I am seeing currently in my location. Most of my professional colleagues advised me not to conclude since I haven’t…

DETERMINANTS IN HIRING AN ELECTRICIAN

DETERMINANTS IN HIRING AN ELECTRICIAN If you are into building or you have a desire to build in the nearest future then do not ignore this post as it will save you a lot of future electrical hazards. Every developer or builder will definitely need an electrical supply to their…

Determination of Cable Sizes for Various Current Ratings

Determination of Cable Sizes for Various Current Ratings I was opportune to visit a site at Obe, a small community in Benin City, Edo State where I was startled at what I saw the electrician do. Firstly, I observed that there was no registered Engineer on site (Civil/Electrical) all the…

New Office New Electrical Needs

New Office — New Electrical Needs Often time when we get a new office or an apartment, we basically do not care of the electrical need, what we are after is the aesthetics. But it’s very obvious that you cannot do away with the electrical need of the building which…

HOW TO IMPROVE THE LIGHTING IN YOUR OFFICE PREMISES

HOW TO IMPROVE THE LIGHTING IN YOUR OFFICE PREMISES Lighting is very paramount in every business premises, the nature of your business will determine the type of lighting design to be carried out. From research, it has been proven that office lighting quality affect the productivity of the staff. Most…

24hrs Power Supply May Get Houses Burnt

WITH 24HRS POWER SUPPLY IN NIGERIA MOST HOUSES WILL GET BURNT I had a conversation with a Senior Manager (name withheld) ¬†with one of the Electricity Distribution Companies (DISCOS) in Nigeria, below is the excerpts that led to my conclusion of the caption of this story: “WITH 24HRS POWER SUPPLY…

Electrical Disaster a Common Outbreak

ELECTRICAL DISASTER A COMMON OUTBREAK By Darlington Okoka It happened that on the 12th of January 2018, a very hot afternoon I went to Warri in Delta State which was barely an hour thirty minutes drive from Benin City where I reside. We went for a site supervision on a…