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Temporary Power Systems: A guide to the application of BS 7671 and BS 7909 for temporary events


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Temporary Power Systems: A guide to the application of BS 7671 and BS 7909 for temporary events

Author: James Eade

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Book details

Author: James Eade

Year: 2013

Format: Hardback

Pages: 264pp

ISBN: 978-1-84919-723-6

Stock status: In stock

Product code: PWTP171B

Who is this book for:

This is an indispensable guide for all those working with any temporary power system, including:

  • Agricultural  shows and outdoor fairs
  • Concerts
  • Theatrical events
  • Film and TV broadcasting
  • Exhibitions
  • Festivals
  • Temporary buildings and structures

Product description

The IET member discount rate for this publication is 35% off RRP. Discounts are applied automatically at checkout.

This is the first and most authoritative guide on the design, erection and management of temporary power systems.

It provides the reader with a clear understanding of the requirements and application of both BS 7671 and BS 7909 for live events and entertainment related gatherings.

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About the Author: 
James Eade BEng(Hons) CEng MIET AMIMechE is a Chartered Engineer who has worked in the entertainment industry for over 20 years, covering most genres including touring, theatre, corporate events and permanent installations. As well as providing engineering consultancy services, he was until recently Technical Editor of Lighting & Sound International where he introduced and developed the technical content of the publication and was also Chair of the annual Industry Innovation Awards. He is involved with various trade associations and represents the industry on many national and international standards panels, particularly BS 7671 and BS 7909. In addition to writing and lecturing, he is still active in designing and commissioning electrical systems and acting in a consultancy role for several rental companies and broadcasters.