Metering Solutions – AMI deployments

A complete, interoperable and standard based solution portfolio from the pioneer company in large metering rollouts.

Take a minute to discover our PRIME PLC, G3 – PLC radio and LTE meters, data concentrator units and IP gateways. As there are many potential technical approaches for each challenge, it is key to analyze and understand  which could be the most feasible solution for you. Let us know your requierement and particular conditions.

There is not just one right answer.

Discover the new modular PLC smart meter with a pluggable communication module which ensures reliable data transmission, even in the most challenging conditions.

Planning a rollout?

Over cellular communications?

Experience & TECHNOLOGY 

Smart Metering systems offer many options and capabilities that were not possible with traditional meters. These range from remote load shedding and meter reading to time of use tariffs and power quality measurement. Depending on the technical functionality or grid characteristics, different communication architectures may be required.

To ensure interoperability between different players and applications, the use of existing open standards is recommended.

.

PLC Based?

Smart Meters + DCU

Broad metering potfolio

A large porfolio of IEDs. Standard based solutions that might help you achieve your specific goals. Do nto hesitate to contact us to let our enginneers understand your needs and help you analysing the particularity of your smart grid deployment.

ZIV´s complete portfolio indexed by application.

Meters

ZIV is the piooner company in large smart grid deployments.

Take a minute to discover our PRIME PLC, radio and LTE interoperable and standard based smart meters & DCUs. Do not hesitate to ask us about business cases and lessons learned so far. We have a large expertise in developing and deploying interoperable systems to meet utilities expectations.

5CTM – PRIME PLC smart meter | Single phase

A PRIME PLC smart meter that provides robust automated meter reading solutions in large smart grid deployments Key features Bidirectional communication over PLC (PRIME model and G3 model. Open Standards with ZIV technology). Robust automated meter reading (AMR) solutions for distribution companies. Energy measurement, load profile and Time of Use (TOU) features Data reading, configuration setting changes, date synchronization and operation [...]

5CTA-1AC – SMETS 2 RADIO smart meter | Single Phase

Active and Reactive Energy Single Phase Smart Meter Robust automated Meter Reading Solutions for UK market Key features Bidirectional communication over radio frequency communication technology Robust automated meter reading (AMR) for different RF solutions. Energy measurement, load profile and Time of Use (TOU) features Data reading, configuration setting changes, date synchronization and operation of the built in breaker Configurable with [...]

5CTD – VT and CT operated polyphase meter

Key features Bidirectional active & reactive energy measuring, load profile recording, time of use (TOU) tariffs, maximum demand, Bidirectional communications are possible by means of the IEC60870-5-102 protocol which enables not only meter reading but also configuration changes, synchronization etc. Related Metering Solutions

5CTE – Three phase electronic meter

High precision meter for grid measures,  large end user frontier points, and any other type of frontier at which high accuracy measurement of generated, consumed or exchanged energy between the different parties involved is required Energy measurement, load profile and Time of Use (TOU) features, as well as local and remote communication capabilities. Related Metering Solutions

5CTD-E2F – PRIME PLC Industrial smart meter

Multifunction three phase smart meter for industrial and commercial customers. Direct & semi-indirect industrial smart meter using DLMS/COSEM application data. 5CTD industrial meter has been designed for direct connection in voltage and current, 3x127-230/400 VCA; 0.5-10 (80) A, semi-indirect (direct in voltage, indirect in current …/5A). It includes an RS-232 or RS-485 2 wires port to remotely access the meter through a modem and a PLC PRIME [...]

5CTA – LTE 4G ESMR5 smart meter | Single & Three Phase

A flexible smart metering platform with LTE cellular technology to share information with the central system (using the DLMS protocol) Plus an interface to communicate with the customer (wireline) and wireless M-Bus communication to gather data from other meters (water, heat or gas meters) Key features: Robust automated meter reading (AMR) solutions for DNOs Energy measurement, load profile and Time of Use (TOU) [...]

5CTD – PRIME PLC smart meter | Three Phase

A plug and play PRIME PLC smart meter with bidirectional communication that is automatically identified in the PLC network Key features Bidirectional communication over PLC (PRIME model and G3 model. Open Standards with ZIV technology). Robust automated meter reading (AMR) solutions for distribution companies. Energy measurement, load profile and Time of Use (TOU) features Data reading, configuration setting changes, date synchronization and [...]

5CTB – PRIME – Meters & More – G3-PLC modular meter

5CTB is a flexible smart meter that incorporates a special sealed holster designed to host a pluggable communication module (e.g. LTE Cat 1). It ensures a reliable data transmission, even in the most challenging powerline media conditions: eg. noisy, low impedance lines and the like. The PLC service node integrated is automatically identified in the PLC network (plug and play). Direct & VT-CT connected Smart [...]

Data concentrator units

ZIV DCUs include an advanced low voltage supervisor and Powerline Communication (PLC) controller with network monitoring functions, in addition to remote smart meter management functions.

Smart meter management

The main function of a Data Concentrator Unit (DCU) is to continuously poll the metering devices connected to the same secondary substation where it is connected. The retrieved meter data is stored in the DCU and periodically sent to the Management System.ZIV DCU model implements identification and removal of meters (plug and play), supervision and control, synchronization of meters, programmable tasks, and many other functions.

 PLC communications controller

They implement protocols widely accepted in smart metering such as DLMS to carry readings and web services to communicate with the utility MDM frontend.

 Network monitoring

The low voltage supervision function is performed by an internal three-phase energy meter, monitoring the secondary of the distribution transformer. 4CCT offers easy interaction with this meter, similar to the other meters in the network.

 Other functionalities

Remote firmware upgrade, WEB/CLI configuration, connection to ZIV AMI MANAGER debugging tool, NTP synchronization, hardware watchdog, SNMP management, access control.

4CCT – Smart Metering Data Concentrator for secondary substations

A metering data concentrator unit (DCU) that includes an advanced low voltage supervisor and Powerline Communication (PLC) controller with network monitoring functions, in addition to remote smart meter management functions.   Key features Smart meter management Network monitoring (Advanced low voltage supervision function) PLC communications controller (implements protocols widely accepted in smart metering such as DLMS to exchange readings and web services communicate with the utility [...]

4TGB – Compact metering data concentrator with cellular communications

A metering data concentrator specifically designed for pole mounted transformers. Its compact, easy-to-install and ruggedized design makes 4TGB the preferred solution for meter data management systems in dispersed areas with medium or low density of consumers. The 4TGB integrates all functions required by a Distribution Network Operator (DNO) to manage its smartmeter installed base. The 4TGB also includes a built-in [...]

4PLM – Multi-utility concentrator

4PLM virtualizes gas/water meters in electricity meters infrastructure. 4PLM gathers metering data values either from gas meters or from water meters. Communication based on DLMS/PRIME over the deployed electricity smart metering network Options:  Wireless M-Bus 868Mhz /  Wireless M-BUS 169 Mhz /  Wired M-BUS Related Metering Solutions

4GWC – IP to PLC AMI Gateway

It is the preferred solution for meter data management systems in dispersed areas with low density of consumers. A purely telecommunications gateway transparent to the upper layers. 4GWC enables the remote connection of a DLMS client (ZIV Cloud Data Concentrator) through an IP network (Cellular and/or Ethernet) with the meters installed in the field. The preferred solution for meter data management systems in dispersed areas [...]

CDC – Cloud Data Concentrator

Cloud Data Concentrator CDC is a key component for AMI deployments as it allows 100% coverage for PLC smart meters. Key features Cloud Data Concentrator is a SW based data concentrator that, on one hand, will manage all the metering data coming from the smart meters that are accessible through 4GWC and, on the other hand, will gather all relevant [...]

Cabinets & Accesories

FBBP – Notch Band Filters

Filters to mitigate conducted disturbances in LV networks Filters designed to mitigate conducted noise generated by domestic or industrial appliances. Key features For enhance remote meter reading. Specially designed to mitigate interferences in the CENELEC-A EN 50065 frequency band (PRIME, G3, Meters & More). Low pass or tuned blocking filter (filter impedance does not affect normal meter operation). Single-phase, with [...]

4BCC – Uninterruptible power supply

The 4BCC is a secure power supply intended to support smart grids cabinets or complete switchgears. It is suitable for both 24 and 48 VDC battery systems (Lead-gel high performance kits). Key features Secure power supply to support smart grids cabinets or complete switchgears Lead Acid Batteries support – Configurable charge profile 48/24 VDC Output Two different models: 100 W and 250 W power Embedded [...]

Indoor & Outdoor Cabinets

Related Metering Solutions

Contact

Consent *Email Address Required *Company Required *Phone Required *Country Afghanistan Albania Algeria American Samoa Andorra Angola Anguilla Antarctica Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Armenia Aruba Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bermuda Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia and Herzegowina Botswana Bouvet Island Brazil British Indian Ocean Territory Brunei Darussalam Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde [...]

ZIV

 

Home

[rev_slider_vc alias="home2018"] NORTHERN POWERGRID SMART SUBSTATION PROJECT A Modern platform based on ZIV equipment The Smart Substations project will see Northern Powergrid work with ZIV Automation UK Ltd to replace the substation Remote Terminal Unit (RTU) equipment and establish a modern platform for the implementation of next generation smart grid solutions and applications. Mark Nicholson, head of smart grid implementation [...]

News and Events

News .vc_custom_1419240516480{background-color: #f9f9f9 !important;}.vc_custom_1593265752450{border-top-width: 1px !important;border-right-width: 1px !important;border-bottom-width: 1px !important;border-left-width: 1px !important;border-left-color: #d1d1d1 !important;border-left-style: solid !important;border-right-color: #d1d1d1 !important;border-right-style: solid !important;border-top-color: #d1d1d1 !important;border-top-style: solid !important;border-bottom-color: #d1d1d1 !important;border-bottom-style: solid !important;} “Energia do Futuro” project installs ZIV smart meters in Atibaia (Brazil)September 10, 2020 Read more ZIV delivers HMI control cabinets to Enel Goias (Brazil)August 31, 2020 Read more Modular switchgears with integrated [...]

ZIV Smart Grid Solutions

ZIV is a global company, with knowledge in four key areas (protection, control, communications and metering), offering complete solutions for the challenges of the current electrical system. A technology partner with the knowledge, experience and resources necessary to deliver solutions that provide intelligence, resilience and reliability to electrical systems worldwide.(references)   Corpotate book References Contact us Locations ZIV designs, manufactures and installs robust and [...]

Mission, Vision & Values

Mission To improve the safety, quality of service and profitability of Electric Systems Vision To LEAD the market thru excellence in innovative, cost effective, customer oriented solutions. Values INNOVATION: always being proactive, offering innovative solutions that using the most advanced technologies provide competitive advantages to users COOPERATION: sharing the knowledge increases the knowledge. Between specialist from different areas and above [...]

CSR

ZIV is an active agent for the communities in which operates, offering customers innovative, efficient and environmentally friendly solutions with the environment and worrying that the professionals within the company can perform their jobs safely. Since 2006, ZIV is part of the United Nations Global Compact, an international initiative aimed at achieving a voluntary commitment of entities in social responsibility [...]

Quality, Environment and Health & Safety

ZIV Automation team of professionals has a permanent spirit of collaboration and commitment to continuous improvement, as expressed in the Company Policies. Policies of the Integrated Management System 20210219 Políticas – Policies  G0221 – ES/EN/PT Antislavery and human traficking Certificates Products and solutions are designed and manufactured in several specialized facilities. Quality Management System - Certificate ISO 9001 Environmental Management [...]

Where are we?

Where are we ZIV Headquarters Parque Tecnológico, 210 Zamudio, Bizkaia T: (+34) 94 452 20 03 ZIV Madrid C/ Diego Marín Aguilera, nº 14. Parque Tecnológico de Leganés. 28918 Leganés - Madrid. T: (+34) 91 352 70 56 ZIV Barcelona Carrer de les Ciències, 149-151 L’Hospitalet de Llobregat, 08908 Barcelona, Spain T: (+34) 93 349 07 00 ZIV Automation UK [...]

5CTM – PRIME PLC smart meter | Single phase

A PRIME PLC smart meter that provides robust automated meter reading solutions in large smart grid deployments Key features Bidirectional communication over PLC (PRIME model and G3 model. Open Standards with ZIV technology). Robust automated meter reading (AMR) solutions for distribution companies. Energy measurement, load profile and Time of Use (TOU) features Data reading, configuration setting changes, date synchronization and operation [...]

Data concentrator units

ZIV DCUs include an advanced low voltage supervisor and Powerline Communication (PLC) controller with network monitoring functions, in addition to remote smart meter management functions. Smart meter management The main function of a Data Concentrator Unit (DCU) is to continuously poll the metering devices connected to the same secondary substation where it is connected. The retrieved meter data is stored in the DCU and periodically sent [...]

Electric Vehicle AC Charging Solutions

Electric Vehicle AC chargers; for domestic and public road environment; single socket and multisocket solutions. The range of ZIV PRV charging solutions has been evolving since 2010 to meet the different needs of an expanding market. We present a set of solutions developed in accordance with international regulations that integrate ZIV own technology in control, communications and measuring systems.  

5CTA-1AC – SMETS 2 RADIO smart meter | Single Phase

Active and Reactive Energy Single Phase Smart Meter Robust automated Meter Reading Solutions for UK market Key features Bidirectional communication over radio frequency communication technology Robust automated meter reading (AMR) for different RF solutions. Energy measurement, load profile and Time of Use (TOU) features Data reading, configuration setting changes, date synchronization and operation of the built in breaker Configurable with [...]

5CTD – VT and CT operated polyphase meter

Key features Bidirectional active & reactive energy measuring, load profile recording, time of use (TOU) tariffs, maximum demand, Bidirectional communications are possible by means of the IEC60870-5-102 protocol which enables not only meter reading but also configuration changes, synchronization etc. Related Metering Solutions

5CTE – Three phase electronic meter

High precision meter for grid measures,  large end user frontier points, and any other type of frontier at which high accuracy measurement of generated, consumed or exchanged energy between the different parties involved is required Energy measurement, load profile and Time of Use (TOU) features, as well as local and remote communication capabilities. Related Metering Solutions

4CCT – Smart Metering Data Concentrator for secondary substations

A metering data concentrator unit (DCU) that includes an advanced low voltage supervisor and Powerline Communication (PLC) controller with network monitoring functions, in addition to remote smart meter management functions.   Key features Smart meter management Network monitoring (Advanced low voltage supervision function) PLC communications controller (implements protocols widely accepted in smart metering such as DLMS to exchange readings and web services communicate with the utility [...]

4TGB – Compact metering data concentrator with cellular communications

A metering data concentrator specifically designed for pole mounted transformers. Its compact, easy-to-install and ruggedized design makes 4TGB the preferred solution for meter data management systems in dispersed areas with medium or low density of consumers. The 4TGB integrates all functions required by a Distribution Network Operator (DNO) to manage its smartmeter installed base. The 4TGB also includes a built-in [...]

4PLM – Multi-utility concentrator

4PLM virtualizes gas/water meters in electricity meters infrastructure. 4PLM gathers metering data values either from gas meters or from water meters. Communication based on DLMS/PRIME over the deployed electricity smart metering network Options:  Wireless M-Bus 868Mhz /  Wireless M-BUS 169 Mhz /  Wired M-BUS Related Metering Solutions

ACA-1R – Sensor for Distribution Automation and AMI deployments

Resistive voltage sensor intended for installation into a symmetrical tee connector in gas insulated switchgear (GIS). ACA series sensors and couplers are an essential component for Distribution Automation and AMI deployments. The ACA series provide high accuracy sensors and superior performance broadband PLC couplers for MV gas insulated switchgears.  ACA series sensors are must have devices for distribution automation deployments. Enabling an unprecedented degree of integration by providing a compact design [...]

DRMO-1/10K/05 – Voltage Sensors for Air Insulated MV Facilities

Essential Component for MV Distribution Automation Deployments DRMO sensors provide high accuracy MV measurement for indoor and outdoor air insulated switchgear. They are are a must have device for distribution automation deployments in overhead and underground medium voltage networks. The compact design enables a perfect fit in MV indoor and outdoor air insulated switchgears. The DRMO has 0.5% accuracy class, [...]

CAMS-10C – Capacitive Coupler

Capacitive PLC coupler For injecting and transmitting the PLC signal over the MV phase-to-ground distribution feeders. Key features Indoor (masonry switchgear and AIS) and outdoor use. Frequency range: 100 kHz ÷ 10 MHz. Coupling type: Phase-to-ground by capacitor of 10 nF. System voltage (between phases): 24 kVrms. Protection elements: MV side: draining to earth of 50 Hz current and gas surge [...]

ACA-500/ACA-36 – Capacitive Coupler

Capacitive PLC coupler (wideband transmission) For injecting and transmitting the PLC signal over the MV phase-to-ground distribution feeders. Key features For installation into a symmetrical tee connector in gas insulated switchgear (GIS). Dimensions comply with UNE EN-50181 standard. Frequency range: 2 ÷ 30 MHz. Coupling type: Phase-to-ground by capacitor of 500 pF. System voltage (between phases): 24 kVrms (ACA-500). 36 kVrms (ACA-36). [...]

CAMS-10/RC – Combined Sensor & Coupler

Combined sensor & PLC coupler for MV power lines A capacitive PLC coupler and a voltage divider are integrated in the same device. Key features Complete solution for distribution grid monitoring. Indoor (masonry switchgear and AIS) and outdoor use. Frequency range: 100 kHz ÷ 10 MHz. Coupling type: Phase-to-ground by capacitor of 10 nF. System voltage (between phases): 24 kVrms. Accuracy: [...]

FBBP – Notch Band Filters

Filters to mitigate conducted disturbances in LV networks Filters designed to mitigate conducted noise generated by domestic or industrial appliances. Key features For enhance remote meter reading. Specially designed to mitigate interferences in the CENELEC-A EN 50065 frequency band (PRIME, G3, Meters & More). Low pass or tuned blocking filter (filter impedance does not affect normal meter operation). Single-phase, with [...]

Prime gateway – 4SPN

Prime to cellular DLMS gateway. Effective solution for low density distribution areas. Built-in Prime base node and 3G modem Optional outdoor compact enclosure

TCA-A – MV RTU with FPI function

TCA-A: Directional Fault Passage Indicator (FPI) and switchgear monitoring for Overhead or Underground Distribution Grid. Medium Voltage Grid Monitoring for Distribution networks with FPI function.  Overhead or underground lines. Fault Location solution for semiautomated Distribution Networks through IEC 60870‑5‑104 communications. Suitable for a variety of grounding systems (solidly-grounded, impedance grounded, isolated or compensated-Petersen coil grounding). Key features Powerful programmable logic engine. 2500 event log and five Fault Registers (TCA-D/E 4000). [...]

USP 020 – Multifunction RTU for MV/LV switchgear applications

Telecontrol, FPD, MV and LV supervision in a modular device The USP remote controller is an advanced multipurpose RTU ideally suited to Distribution Automation. Its modular design facilitates the automation of different MV facilities: modern compact RMU, overhead interrupters & reclosers. It offers a cost effective solution for extensible MV/LV switchgear applications and LV feeder monitoring. In addition to standard [...]

4BCC – Uninterruptible power supply

The 4BCC is a secure power supply intended to support smart grids cabinets or complete switchgears. It is suitable for both 24 and 48 VDC battery systems (Lead-gel high performance kits). Key features Secure power supply to support smart grids cabinets or complete switchgears Lead Acid Batteries support – Configurable charge profile 48/24 VDC Output Two different models: 100 W and 250 W power Embedded [...]

4SLV – Advanced low voltage supervision solution

Advanced low voltage supervision solution to monitor LV fuse panels and outgoing feeders. It provides full visibility of the LV network, by monitoring each one of the outputs of the LV fuse boards, to enable advanced supervision functionality. The solution consists of current sensors (LPCT), measurement units (5CTI) and a controller (4SLV) that fare either integrated in the LV panel or in a cabinet. The measurement data and events are [...]

5CTI – Low voltage feeder supervisor

Complete LV supervision functionality for a LV feeder Key features Compatible with 4SLV or USP0220 supervisor nodes (connecting 5CTI supervisors through RS485 isolated port). Independent case model and built-in model in low voltage fuse panels. Related LV Supervision  Literature Data Sheet:               5CTI Data Sheet - r2.1 Product Brochure:   ZIV LV Solutions - r1

News

News about publications, contracts, agreements, ZIV products and solutions.

Media Relations

We  work with our Utility Customers Worldwide to implement Smart Grid Solutions to benefit  customers and communities around the world. We participate in main trade show events, and technical fora to share our experience and point of view about the future of energy transmission and distribution. We welcome your inquiries, interview requests, and questions about news releases, events and innovative [...]

Events

We’d love to see you at our next event!

EMR-2 – Compact WAN Router

Compact WAN router for Secondary Substations Data transport for services in MV Secondary Substations. Key features Intended for harsh industrial conditions, exceeding the stringent levels of isolation, immunity and protection. GSM/GPRS (2G), UMTS/HSDPA (3G) and LTE (4G) transmission technologies. Dual SIM operation to provide access to more than one operator. 1, 2, 4 or 6 Fast Ethernet ports. Version with [...]

SIP-2 – Versatile Router

Versatile router for Secondary Substations. Easy integration of Non-IP serial devices into a secure IP network. Key features Designed to operate as a WAN router and a serial to IP encapsulation device. 2G, 3G and 4G transmission technologies. Dual SIM operation to provide access to more than one operator. 1 or 2 Fast Ethernet ports. RS-232/RS-485 interface to perform serial to [...]

SW3 – Compact Switch (DIN rail)

IEC-61850 Ethernet Switch for Secondary Substations Small-size switch that fulfills all the required functions to set up a reliable network within a Secondary Substation. Key features Complies with harsh EMC standards. Brings the necessary capabilities to implement the automation
 of Electrical Substations according to the IEC 61850 standard. Mechanical enclosure for DIN rail mounting. Front port arrangement. 2 Gigabit Ethernet [...]

Power Line Carrier Systems

OPU-1 – Universal PLC Terminal for HV lines OPL-1T – Compact Terminal

OPU-1 – Universal PLC Terminal for HV lines

A Universal Power-Line Carrier (PLC) Terminal that integrates a great variety of interfaces that allow the simultaneous transmission of analog and digital channels including different possibilities for the transmission of teleprotection signals. Two available modulation schemes for the transmission of digital channels (QAM & OFDM). Key features Complies with IEC 60495 and IEC TS 61000-6-5 standards. Frequency range of 36 [...]

OPL-1T – Compact Terminal

Analogue Power Line Carrier Terminal with Built-in Teleprotection A small-size device that provides different services by installing the appropriate modules into the unit. The fully modular architecture of the OPL-1T also offers an optional built-in analog teleprotection system. Key features Complies with IEC 60495 and IEC TS 61000-6-5 standards. Complies with IEC 60834-1 standard (built-in TP model). Frequency range of [...]

Teleprotection Systems

In the field of teleprotection, ZIV offers a complete product range from simple devices, to the most sophisticated designs. The product portfolio covers encoded, single tone, FSK or Teleprotection over MPLS, and the option of selecting some of the most advanced technical features such as IEC 61850 compliance, transits, teed‑lines, double communication interfaces, and webserver user interface. TPU-1 – Universal Teleprotection Terminal for HV Lines ABIT & CDIT – Teleprotection Modules [...]

TPU-1 – Universal Teleprotection Terminal for HV Lines

Highly flexible configuration for diverse applications, compatible with IEC 61850 ed 2 standard. It can be used in any available communication media. Key features Complies with IEC 60834-1 and IEC TS 61000-6-5 standards. Complies with ANSI IEEE C37.90.1 and ANSI IEEE C37.90.2 standards. Compatible with IEC 61850 standard. One or two analog and/or digital channels. With two channels, it can [...]

ABIT & CDIT – Teleprotection Modules

Built-in Teleprotection modules for PLC Terminals The ABIT and CDIT modules constitute an analog teleprotection equipment which can be integrated into power-line carrier (PLC) terminals. Key features Modules that can be integrated into OPU-1 chassis (19”/9 s.u.). ABIT module: one or two commands. ABIT and CDIT modules: from one to four commands. Modules intended for blocking, direct and permissive tripping [...]

F2MUX – Universal Fiber To Mux Converter

The F2MUX family is intended to convert a multimode optical fiber into an electrical or optical interface. Available transparent mode to be compatible with any existing protocol. Key features: Complies with IEC TS 61000-6-5 standard. The F2MUX family is able to convert optical (INTF1) into electrical or optical (INTF2). INTF1 protocol: C37.94 at 64 kbit/s. FM0 at 64 kbit/s, 128 [...]

MFPU – Built-In FSK Modem

Built-in Asynchronous FSK Narrowband Modem Suitable for point-to-point or point-to-multipoint schemes. Key features The MFPU module can be integrated into an OPU-1 chassis (19”/9 s.u.). Data format: Binary, serial. Asynchronous and anisochronous. Modulation: Frequency-shift keying (FSK). Transmission mode: V.23 Full-duplex over 4-wire and Half-duplex over 4 or 2-wire. Transmission speed of 50, 100, 200, 600, 1200 or 2400 Bd (using [...]

MAS-2 – Stand-Alone FSK Modem

Stand-alone Asynchronous FSK Narrowband Modem The MAS-2 consists of a 19”/1 s.u. chassis with an embedded single modem module type MAFP. Key features 600 Ω input and output impedance. Data format: Binary, serial. Asynchronous and anisochronous. Modulation: Frequency-shift keying (FSK). Transmission mode: V.23 Full-duplex over 4-wire and Half-duplex over 4 or 2-wire. Transmission speed of 50, 100, 200, 600, 1200 [...]

AVDM – Built-In Converter

Built-in module to convert Serial into E1
 The AVDM is a module that converts an V.24 input port into a 
2 Mbit/s G.703 output port. It has an embedded web server for management purposes. Key features Line interface: 2 Mbit/s. Duplex transmission. Codirectional clock.
 75 Ω input and output impedance. V.24 data interface: from 50 up to 19200 bit/s. Equipped [...]

VDM-1 – Stand-Alone Converter

Stand-alone chassis to convert Serial into E1
 The VDM-1 consists of a 19”/1 s.u. chassis with an embedded 
single converter module type AVDM. Key features Line interface: 2 Mbit/s. Duplex transmission. Codirectional clock.
 75 Ω input and output impedance. BNC connector. V.24 data interface: from 50 up to 19200 bit/s.
 25-pin SUB-D connector in DCE configuration. Equipped with test devices [...]

MDD-3 – Stand-Alone Rack

Stand-alone rack for MAFP/AVDM modules The MDD-3 is a 19”/6 s.u. rack, prepared for containing up to a maximum 
of 14 modules type MAFP and/or AVDM. Key features Each MAFP/AVDM installed in the rack is independent from the rest
 as far as external connection and power supply is concerned. Two power-supply inputs per module (redundant power supply). Compact 19"/6 s.u. [...]

UAPA-1 – High-Pass/Band-Pass Unit

Adaptable Line-Matching Unit for PLC systems over HV lines Band-pass or high-pass filter configurations available. Can include a built-in differential hybrid circuit. Key features Designed according to IEC 60481 standard (composite loss ≤ 2 dB and return loss ≥ 12 dB in the selected bandwidth). Nominal power (P.E.P): 400 W for two tones. Distortion and intermodulation: 80 dB below the [...]

UAMC – Compact Band-Pass Unit

Compact Line-Matching Unit for PLC systems over HV lines Band-pass filter configuration. Can include a built-in differential hybrid circuit. Key features  Designed according to IEC 60481 standard (composite loss ≤ 2 dB and return loss ≥ 12 dB in the selected bandwidth). Nominal power (P.E.P): 400 W for two tones. Distortion and intermodulation: 80 dB below the level corresponding to [...]

UAM-4 – Band-Pass Unit

Line-Matching Unit for PLC systems over HV lines Band-pass filter configuration. Good operation in underground cables. Key features  Designed according to IEC 60481 standard (composite loss ≤ 2 dB and return loss ≥ 12 dB in the selected bandwidth). Nominal power (P.E.P): 400 W for two tones. Distortion and intermodulation: 80 dB below the level corresponding to the nominal P.E.P. [...]

CHD-4 – Differential Hybrid Circuit

Differential hybrid circuit for PLC systems over HV lines Connection of a PLC terminal to two or three phases of a power line.Parallel coupling of two PLC terminals which use adjacent frequency-bands. Key features Application: Phase-to-phase coupling. Two PLC terminals coupling. Three-phase coupling. Nominal power (P.E.P): 400 W. Distortion and intermodulation: 80 dB below the level corresponding to the nominal [...]

HPFA – Differential Hybrid Circuit

Cabinet-mounted differential hybrid circuit for PLC systems over HV lines Connection of a PLC terminal to two or three phases of a power line. Parallel coupling of two PLC terminals which use adjacent frequency-bands. Key features Application: Phase-to-phase coupling. Two PLC terminals coupling. Three-phase coupling. Nominal power (P.E.P): 400 W. Distortion and intermodulation: 80 dB below the level corresponding to [...]

SW3 L2/L3 PTP – Substation Switch (rack 19″)

IEC-61850 Ethernet Substation Switch The SW3 is a Gigabit/Fast Ethernet substation switch specially designed to perform switching functions (L2) and IPv4 routing functions (L3).  Level 2 capabilities enable deployment of big scale LANs when the main requirements are: port density, switching performance, and logical complexity. Level 3 capabilities offer routing functionality between two or more configured VLANs, with each VLAN being [...]

CIC – Concentrator

Serial device server for Electrical Substations Easy integration of up to 9 serial devices into an IP network. Key features
 Complies with EMC standards. Easy integration of Non-IP serial devices into a secure IP
 network. 1 Ethernet switch with two ports (RJ-45 or MT-RJ) and 1 serial
 dual port RS-232/RS-485 (2-wire or 4-wire). Four or eight additional serial ports for [...]

ZLV – Distance Protection (“V” Platform)

Selective, Fast and Reliable Protection in Overhead Lines and Cables ZLV relays provide distance protection for power transmission and subtransmission lines. They feature a complete package of functions and protection schemes offering selective, quick and reliable protection both for underground and overhead lines, with or without series compensation. Key features Single or Double-breaker bay protection. 21/21N Distance protection for ground [...]

DLX – Line Differential Protection (“X” Platform)

Complete and Flexible Protection for Overhead and Underground Lines The DLX design provides an integrated and complete solution for protection, control, and metering for overhead lines and underground cables. The DLX modular construction and reduced size are specific design requirements for applications in distribution switchgear and metal clad applications. Key Features Differential and directional comparison units for phases, ground and [...]

DBC – Busbar Protection Central Unit

Distributed Low-impedance Busbar Differential + Breaker Failure Protection (Central Unit) DBN Systems consists of one Differential Central Unit (DBC), and a Bay IED (DBP) per line on the bus. The DBN System can be configured to protect any substation scheme (singlebus, double-bus, transfer bus schemes, sectionalized schemes, etc.) up to 4 buses and 28 lines. Additionally, it is also possible [...]

DBP – Busbar Protection Bay Unit

Distributed Low-impedance Busbar Differential + Breaker Failure Protection (Bay Unit) DBN Systems are suitable for substations with up to four or five buses (depending on model), and up to 14, 28 or 32 current bays. Up to 4 bus voltage DBP type bays are available as a function of the selected model Key Features Overcurrent and undervoltage supervision units. Breaker [...]

DCV – Busbar Protection Bay Unit + Capacitor Bank Protection

All protection, control and metering functions required by any Capacitor Bank or Reactance Bay, featuring also complete Bus Differential Bay Unit functionality DCV systems are designed for Substations where it has been planned or it can be planned in the future the installation of the Bus Differential Protection Unit. The reduction of the cost, due to the integration of the [...]

DRV – Busbar Protection Bay Unit + Feeder Protection

Integral Protection and Control Bay Unit as Terminal of a Distributed Bus Differential Protection The IED generically called DRV integrates protection, control and metering functions for a great variety of applications, such as feeders, machine lines, frontier points, etc. DRV systems are designed for medium voltage lines, transformers, generators and feeders in general where a complete protection of the position [...]

6RTV – Automatic Voltage Regulator (“V” Platform)

AVR - Transformer Automatic Voltage Regulation and Control 6RTV units integrate power transformer voltage regulation (AVR) via tap changer control, maintaining the voltage within constant. It is of application when voltage must be kept within constant values with the transformer in operation. Key Features Automatic Voltage Controller (AVR) Tap changer. Remote Voltage Set-point Value Control. Current Compensation. Reactive Current Compensation. [...]

IRV – Feeder Protection (“V” Platform)

The IED generically called IRV integrates protection, control and metering functions for a great variety of applications, such as feeders, machine lines, frontier points, etc These IEDs use digital technology based on a potent microprocessor and DSPs that incorporate Directional and Non-Directional Overcurrent Protection, Overvoltage, Undervoltage, Over / Underfrequency, Synchronism, Power Inversion, Thermal Image, Recloser function and others. IRV systems [...]

IRX – Feeder Protection (“X” Platform)

Compact & Flexible Solution for Modular Applications IRX units are designed to provide integrated protection, control and metering solutions in overhead lines, underground cables and feeders in general, as well as in backup protection of bus-bars and transformers. It incorporates a programmable unit that allows the user to define the operational logic of both protection and control functions, to suit [...]

IRS – Self-Powered Relay

Self-powered Overcurrent and Breaker Failure Protection Relay with Harmonic Blocking Where dependable auxiliary power source is not available, the IRS Relay can be energized either directly from Main Current Transformers, AC/DC Auxiliary Voltage or through the USB Front Port. To guarantee the correct operation of the relay, ZIV offers a bistable linear solenoid which perfectly matches the energy output of the IRS [...]

6MCV – Bay Control Unit

The ideal Complement to Protective Relays for Intelligent Management of Analog and Digital Signals 6MCV relays are the ideal support of protection terminals for intelligent management of a great number of analog and digital signals. There are provided both with local and remote control, graphic bay location, logics and communications. Key Features Programmable Logic. Versatility in communications. Supervision of switching [...]

6IRV – Bay Control and Breaker Management Unit

Integrated Solution for Control, Monitoring and Protection for Simple or Double Breaker Bays The IED generically designated as 6IRV combines all the necessary functions required for full control, supervision and protection of a breaker. These IEDs incorporates Breaker Failure protection, Recloser and Synchronism Supervision. Also, 6IRV relays incorporate backup protection units like Overcurrent, Over/Undervoltage, Over/Underfrequency as well as Control and [...]

8SCT – Trip & Close Circuits Monitoring

Trip & Close Circuits Monitoring for HV Breakers 8SCT relay has independent trip circuit monitoring elements for each pole. They supervise both breaker positions: open and closed. The unit's four power outputs activate when an anomaly in any of the trip circuits is detected. The 8SCT equipment has its application in the protection of breakers and electrical networks by supervising [...]

CPI – Overcurrent Protection

Overcurrent (Directional and Non-Directional) Protection Relay, Metering and Communications The CPI relays are applicable in all of those circuits (feeders, machines, transformers, etc.) where protection against overloads and short-circuits (between phases and to ground) is required. In systems with isolated neutral (67 NA), where high sensitive protection for faults to ground is needed, one directional protection unit is also recommended. [...]

TPI – Over / Under Voltage Protection

Over and Under voltage Protection Relay, Measurement and Communications Overvoltage and under voltage protections are usually inverse or definite time type, with tripping times between 0.2 and 20 s. Instantaneous trip is required in those cases where the magnitude of the overvoltages is considerable. TPI protective relays, are applicable in those installations requiring a reliable detection of voltage fluctuations. Key [...]

FGI – Frequency Protection

Overfrequency and Underfrequency Protection, Metering and Communications Frequency is one of the defining parameters for "Power Quality" in electrical networks. During normal system operation (balanced generation and load) the power system frequency remains stable and usually very close to its rated value. When fault conditions are present or in this situations where the generation - load balance is disturbed, the [...]

WDI – Protection against Reverse Power Flow

Protective Relays against Reverse Power Flow If a generator is connected to the electrical power system and its driving power stops while the excitation is applied, the generator becomes a synchronous motor. The main purpose of the protection against reverse power flow is to isolate the generator from the electrical power system when the above mentioned conditions take place. Key [...]

MXI – Multifunction Motor Protection

Multifunction Motor / Generator Protection, Measurement and Communications MXI relays are applicable to those installations requiring reliable protection for HV and MV motors and small and medium power generators. Key Features Phase and ground overcurrent protection. Thermal image element. Minimum current unit. Current unbalance detection. Protection against locked rotor (LR). Excessive number of starts. Serial ports for remote communication (electric [...]

SCI – Synchronism Check Terminal

Synchro-Check Protection Relay Synchronism checking between two electrical networks using the state-of-the-art digital technology. The terminals are also equipped with two minimum voltage units, capable of disabling the synchronism measuring element unit, in specific circumstances. Key Features Synchro-check unit. Minimum voltage detection. Serial ports for remote communication (electric and fiber). Related Complete IEC61850 and Conventional SAS. Substation Automation And Telecommunication [...]

History

ZIV was founded in 1993 to provide innovative technological solutions for the electric energy industry. With a flexible and open-minded attitude, and a strong commitment to teamwork, ZIV has evolved to become a leader in Smart Grid Solutions with a unique mix of knowledge in protection, control, communication and metering technologies. Today, ZIV is a team of around 500 professionals, [...]

ZBP-1 – MV PLC Equipment

MV PLC communications - Distribution Line Carrier for urban environment Main applications: Data transmission in mid-distance levels (urban environment) + Connectivity between Distribution Transformer Centers (DTC). The main purpose of the ZBP-1 is data transport for services in Medium Voltage Secondary Substations to a Primary Substation. The ZBP-1 is a good option for transmitting data at high speed between Distribution [...]

Distribution Automation

Are you thinking about MV & LV grid digitalization? We would like to share some answers to these questions. Why? MV and LV, or both? How? Potential benefits… and much more Take a minute to see our extensive portfolio and do not hesitate to contact us and talk about use cases, potential applications and how can our technology and expertise help you. [...]

Substation & Distribution Automation Solutions

Corpotate book Request further information ZIV Solutions - PDF Substation Automation Systems (SAS) for transmission and distribution digital substations ZIV designs, manufactures and installs robust and flexible solutions for integrated protection, control and telecommunication systems. Our support centers provide engineering services based on experience and latest tecnhology to optimize the cost and resources of every single project, based on: Well experienced protection, [...]

IDV – Transformer Differential Protection

Complete and Innovative solution for Transformer Bays and other Machines IDV Relays include all Protection, Control and Measurement functions for Two or Three Winding transformers or autotransformers at any voltage level, with Single or Double Breaker. It may also be applied as differential protection in Reactances, Generators or Motors. Key Features Solid State Trip Outputs. Differential Unit with Percentage and [...]

Registration

User Registration required to download Product Manuals and Software applications. Thanks for your interest in our solutions. Please, complete the form with your professional data. Note that our business policy doesn't allow to give access to the registered area to those people with no professional e-mail (Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo, Live, etc.). Please introduce your requesting through your corporate mail address. [...]

Login

Email Address Required Password Required Email or Password no valid Reset password

Registration in process

You will receive a mail with indications to complete the process and enter the system soon. Thank you.

Access

R&D

Projects Basque CountrySpainEuropeBasque Country MUGIELEC Development of infrastructure and energy management systems associated with the electric vehicle Program: ETORGAI Project leader: ZIV Technological coordinator: Tecnalia Partners: Companies: AEG, Fagor, Cementos Lemona, Gamesa, Iberdrola, Incoesa, Indra, Ingeteam, Ormazabal and Semantic Systems. MUGIELEC is a project that brings together the main stakeholders in the electrical sector of the Basque Country to respond [...]

Papers and Application Notes

The Library   Nuevos requisitos para bus de proceso Improvements in line differential relays_pac_2018 Proteção diferencial de barras: requisitos e testes de validação Implementación y pruebas de un relé de distancia subciclo Sub-cycle distance protection: design, testing and real operation Ct saturation and its influence on protective relays The digital substation, an imminent reality Improvements in the operation of a [...]

Projects

Basque CountrySpainEuropeBasque Country MUGIELEC Development of infrastructure and energy management systems associated with the electric vehicle Program: ETORGAI Project leader: ZIV Technological coordinator: Tecnalia Partners: Companies: AEG, Fagor, Cementos Lemona, Gamesa, Iberdrola, Incoesa, Indra, Ingeteam, Ormazabal and Semantic Systems. MUGIELEC is a project that brings together the main stakeholders in the electrical sector of the Basque Country to respond to [...]

IRL – Compact Feeder Protection ( ZIV e-NET compact Platform)

Multifunction Protection for MV Power Systems & Industry. For Grounded or Ungrounded Schemes Compact Feeder Multifunction solution for MV switchgear, with Load Shedding Function to ensure the stability of the system, Back-Up performing capability in HV lines and powerful built-in Control Logic Module. Key Features 50/51 - Phase O/C. 50N/51N - Neutral O/C. 50G/51G G- round O/C. 50Ns/51Ns - Sensitive [...]

Training event calendar

The key to properly apply and maintain the new technologies for each specific case Seminars and Training Courses have been a tradition at ZIV since its stablishment We combine both, high level of knowledge and expertise together with practical workshops, to address the new challenges in the field of Substation Automation & Distribution Automation. Topics: • Introduction to Protection and Control Systems • Introduction [...]

Worldwide references

References in 85 countries The interactive map will show you the most relevant ones. References-2018 {{ vc_btn:title=SAS+Systems+%26amp%3B+References+%28HV+%26amp%3B+MV%29&color=white&i_icon_fontawesome=fa+fa-handshake-o&add_icon=true&link=url%3Ahttps%253A%252F%252Fwww.zivautomation.com%252Fsubstation-automation%252Fsubstation-automation-systems%252F%7Ctitle%3ARegistro%7C%7C }} {{ vc_btn:title=DAS+Systems+%26amp%3B+References+%28MV+%26amp%3B+LV%29&color=white&i_icon_fontawesome=fa+fa-handshake-o&add_icon=true&link=url%3Ahttps%253A%252F%252Fwww.zivautomation.com%252Fsubstation-automation%252Fdistribution-automation-solutions%252F%7Ctitle%3ARegistro%7C%7C }} {{ vc_btn:title=Smart+grid+deployments+%26amp%3B+EV+charging&color=white&i_icon_fontawesome=fa+fa-handshake-o&add_icon=true&link=url%3Ahttps%253A%252F%252Fwww.zivautomation.com%252Fmetering-solutions%252Fsolutions%252F%7Ctitle%3ARegistro%7C%7C }} Substation Automation Systems Last experiences in wind farm & solar plants substations .vc_custom_1419328663991{background-color: #f4f4f4 !important;} Modular switchgears with integrated ZIV relays delivered to several wind & solar power projects in Spain5 modular switchgears with integrated multifunction [...]

Automation Systems

Substation Central Units .vc_custom_1419328663991{background-color: #f4f4f4 !important;} XCell – Automation Platform for HV and MV SubstationsThe Ideal Platform for New Substations, facilitating the Integration of IEC 61850 and DLMS Smart Meters. XCell is an advanced substation automation platform designed specifically for HV and MV substations. Its state-of-the-art technology provides real-time access to hardwired plant data, intelligent IEDs, networked IEC 61850 devices [...]

Protection & Control Relays

IEC 61850 ed 2 certified protection relays for digital transmission and distribution substations.   General characteristics of the "ZIV e-NET flex family" Powerful programable logic 2000 event log. Up to 100 oscillography seconds Alphanumeric or graphic display. 144 ED, 63 SD y 22 LEDs. IEC 61850 ed. 1 & ed. 2 protocols, DNP3.0, Modbus RTU and PROCOME Bonding, RSTP, PRP and HSR redundancy [...]

Communications

LAN & Cellular .vc_custom_1419328663991{background-color: #f4f4f4 !important;} 5LVS- LV supervision system (basic)A compact unit ready for double secondary winding MV/LV transformers Versatile MV /LV transformer monitoring Key features One and two winding transformer (B1, B2 and B1/B2) monitoring: Oil temperature, Hotspot calculation Energy and power quality measurement: Balancing metering, power quality monitoring, LV ground fault detection Cybersecure communications: Transport layer security [...]

Services

Our Customer support centers provide engineering services based on experience and latest tecnhology to optimize the cost and resources of every single project There is growing need in the electric power industry of supporting engineering services because companies have smaller engineering staffs and increasingly complex requirements. ZIV brings industry-experienced engineers to every project, industry experts able to cooperate with utility experts to place technology at the service [...]

MV Automation

RTUs .vc_custom_1419328663991{background-color: #f4f4f4 !important;} TCA-D- MV RTU for Overhead Load Break Switch and extensible switchgearsA combination of a remote terminal unit (RTU), a medium voltage supervision system and a control and automation system specially adapted to be used in overhead lines. 2TCA-D (1/3 rack) model integrates all functions required to cover the complete protection of overhead lines and so, it [...]

LV Supervision

An advanced low voltage supervision solution to monitor LV fuse panels and outgoing feeders. It provides full visibility of the LV network, by monitoring each one of the outputs of the LV fuse boards, to enable advanced supervision functionality. The solution consists of current sensors (LPCT), measurement units (5CTI) and a controller (4SLV) that fare either integrated in the LV [...]

Xcell Compact – Cybersecure Substation Gateway

Compact Solution for T&D substations (Gateway / HMI / HMI + Gateway) Substation’s IED integration via industrial communications protocols. Substation gateway. Local and remote HMI through webserver. IED and legacy RTU integration of existing systems. Three modes of operation: Gateway. Connects the substation’s IEDs (Level 1) with the control center’s SCADA (level 3). HMI. Serves as a local SCADA for substations without remote communications. HMI + [...]

8PRN – Disturbance Recorder

A Compact Solution featuring up to 384 samples per cycle with Ethernet Accesibility 8PRN recorders cover oscillographic applications requiring very high performance signal acquisition and data storage, where the recording functions of digital relays do not meet the application requirements. A typical use of these recorders is in power generation where the frequency spectrum of the relevant events require extremely [...]

ANM – Active Network Management System

Are you looking for a SCALABLE solution? Let us share with you some good experiences: contact now About Altair controllers, USP-020, Xcell Automation Platform Some ANM cases: Active Network Management in the Isles of Scilly; Llynfl Afan Renewable Energy Park SSEN ANM. Adaptive Real-Time power flow, fault level modelling and Control for every level of the distribution network. Control over [...]

ADF – Advanced Directional Fault Detector

Compact RTU with advanced protection, automation, monitoring and distributed generation functions Designed to implement MV automation in RMU & recloser applications with different grounding method (grounded grids, ground isolated grids or compensated via Petersen coil). Key features IEC 61850 protocol used to share information via Goose Messages from one device to another. Coordination schemes supported. Software integration of the current measurement coming from Rogowski coil. Compatible with active [...]

Communication Systems for Transmission Networks

Communication has always played a critical role in power systems. ZIV´s  wide experience and extense product range for networking, power line carrier & teleprotection applications, enable easy adaptation to power utility requirements.   {{ vc_btn:title=CONTACT+US+FOR+FURTHER+INFORMATION&link=url%3Ahttps%253A%252F%252Fwww.zivautomation.com%252Fcontact%7Ctitle%3AContact%7C%7C }} Over five decades, ZIV has been granted with the confidence of many power utilities that strongly value state of the art devices, backed by 100% in-house development of PLC [...]

Smart Meters

ZIV is the pioneer company in large smart grid deployments. Take a minute to discover our PRIME PLC, radio and LTE interoperable and standard based smart meters & DCUs. Do not hesitate to ask us about business cases and lessons learned so far. We have a large expertise in developing and deploying interoperable systems to meet utilities expectations. 5CTM – [...]

Cabinets & Accessories

FBBP – Notch Band Filters Filters to mitigate conducted disturbances in LV networks Filters designed to mitigate conducted noise generated by domestic or industrial appliances. Key features For enhance remote meter reading. Specially designed to mitigate interferences in the CENELEC-A EN 50065 frequency band (PRIME, G3, Meters & More). Low pass or tuned blocking filter (filter impedance does not affect [...]

Indoor & Outdoor Cabinets

Related Metering Solutions

Cookie Policy

1. Definition and use of cookies A cookie is a file that is downloaded on your computer (or mobile device) in order to store data that can be updated and recovered by the entity responsible for installing it. Our site uses cookies to get information on the use of the web site. We inform you that we can use the cookies […]

4GWC – IP to PLC AMI Gateway

It is the preferred solution for meter data management systems in dispersed areas with low density of consumers. A purely telecommunications gateway transparent to the upper layers. 4GWC enables the remote connection of a DLMS client (ZIV Cloud Data Concentrator) through an IP network (Cellular and/or Ethernet) with the meters installed in the field. The preferred solution for meter data management systems in dispersed areas [...]

CDC – Cloud Data Concentrator

Cloud Data Concentrator CDC is a key component for AMI deployments as it allows 100% coverage for PLC smart meters. Key features Cloud Data Concentrator is a SW based data concentrator that, on one hand, will manage all the metering data coming from the smart meters that are accessible through 4GWC and, on the other hand, will gather all relevant [...]

PRV-M – EV AC Dual socket charger – Wall mounted

PRV-M is a smart EV AC charger: dual socket, customizable, wall mounted & suitable for private or semi-public spaces. The charging station allows up to 2 non-simultaneous lateral connectors, enabling flexible configuration to charge multiple car brands implementing different connectors (Schuko, IEC 62196 type 1 & type 2). With a maximum 22 kW of maximum power, it covers all AC charging modes ((IEC 61851-1 modes [...]

PRV-VP – Dual socket Electric Vehicle Charger – Floor Mounted

PRV-VP is a smart, versatile, floor mounted electric vehicle charging station  The plastic enclosure admits graphics, wraps or lettering for an easy customizable look. It  Can be installed both indoor and outdoor. The PRV-M supports authentication through RFID, using MIFARE proximity cards. It’s equipped with mobile communications and OCCP protocol allowing for a fast and simple integration in charging networks. The charging station allows up to 2 non-simultaneous [...]

RVE – Electric Vehicle Re-connector

The re-connector permits installation of charging points with the ITC-BT 52 type 2 layout. Oriented to OEM market (integration within charging points). Key features Controls an external contactor in order to disconnect the charging point in the event of a supply failure, enabling the intelligent meter to reconnect the load from the home. Minimum physical area, DIN rail. Consumption almost nil (μA). Related Electric [...]

Registration error

You can not register with the information provided. Check if the supplied email already exists or if you have entered any other error. Thank you.

5CTD-E2F – PRIME PLC Industrial smart meter

Multifunction three phase smart meter for industrial and commercial customers. Direct & semi-indirect industrial smart meter using DLMS/COSEM application data. 5CTD industrial meter has been designed for direct connection in voltage and current, 3x127-230/400 VCA; 0.5-10 (80) A, semi-indirect (direct in voltage, indirect in current …/5A). It includes an RS-232 or RS-485 2 wires port to remotely access the meter through a modem and a PLC PRIME [...]

XCell – Automation Platform for HV and MV Substations

The Ideal Platform for New Substations, facilitating the Integration of IEC 61850 and DLMS Smart Meters. XCell is an advanced substation automation platform designed specifically for HV and MV substations. Its state-of-the-art technology provides real-time access to hardwired plant data, intelligent IEDs, networked IEC 61850 devices and smart meters. This makes it ideally suited for new substations or upgrade and [...]

Library

Please Login to download secured files (Manuals & Software applications). If you don’t have a User Name and Password yet, please go to the Registration Area. Substation & Distribution Automation Solutions Automation Systems Substation RTUs XCell – Automation Platform for HV and MV Substations Instruction Manual: MXCELC1901Iv00 Data Sheet: HXCEI1612B CAN Master Configuration Guide [1.25]: M0CANC1902Iv00 IEC60870-5-101/104 Slave Configuration Guide [8.78 [...]

5CTA – LTE 4G ESMR5 smart meter | Single & Three Phase

A flexible smart metering platform with LTE cellular technology to share information with the central system (using the DLMS protocol) Plus an interface to communicate with the customer (wireline) and wireless M-Bus communication to gather data from other meters (water, heat or gas meters) Key features: Robust automated meter reading (AMR) solutions for DNOs Energy measurement, load profile and Time of Use (TOU) [...]

Tools

ZIV AMI Manager A specific application for monitoring and managing a LV PLC network. Retrieval and monitoring of information about the physical medium, such as the frequency spectrum, the MAC frames and the Topology of the PLC network. ZIVERQ A multi-computer, multiprotocol and multi-connection program, suitable for all the meters developed by ZIV Retrieval, sending and storage of settings, and [...]

Thank you!

Every Autumn, We are happy and proud to meet in a nice European City to share some time & experiences on the occasion of the European Utility Week, where we can show you our new ideas, enjoy a cup of coffee and chat. When the night comes, we really love that you find a moment to join us and relax. Thank you! Kind regards, ZIV [...]

Substation Automation Tools

ZIV e-NET tool  One tool for all IEDs & Systems: it provides a friendly interface to program all the IED features and settings, and access all the recorded information. Intelligent Electronic Devices (IEDs); Substation Central Units (RTUs); Switches; Terminal Servers;Merging Units; RIO modules Multiprotocol (IEC 61850, DNP3, IEC 101/104, Modbus). Graphic Interface (drag & drop mode). Graphic Editor for Logics (IEC 31131, [...]

IRV-Z ·  Bus Differential / Feeder Protection Bay Unit

The IRV-Z integrates Protection, Control and Metering functions with the complete functionality of a Bus Differential Bay Unit IRV-Z systems are designed for medium voltage lines, transformers, generators and feeders in general where a complete protection of the position is required, in Substations where it has been planned or it can be planned in the future, the installation of the [...]

IDF – Transformer Protection Relay IEC 61850 2

Protection relay for two or three winding transformer or autotransformer, of any voltage level, with single or double circuit breaker. IEC 61850 Certificate ed 2 Suitable for phase-shifting transformers, Scott or Leblanc transformers. Can be applied as a differential protection for reactances, SVCs, generators and motors. A fast differential unit, complemented by advanced blocking and harmonic restraint logics and an external fault [...]

BCV – Capacitor Bank Protection IED

A Complete, Reliable and Economic Solution for most Capacitor Bank Protection and Control Applications BCV relays incorporate protection, control, and metering functions for capacitor bank and reactance applications combining the specific protection functions with complete bay protection in a single IED. Key Features Based on the latest digital technology and designed to provide maximum flexibility and versatility. Voltage unbalance protection [...]

IRF – Modular Feeder Protection Relay IEC 61850 2

Protection relay for distribution feeders, transformers and generators, transmission line backup, and BCU (bay control unit). IEC 61850 Certified ed 2. The IRF is applicable in any substation scheme, from single / double bus, to ring-bus or breakerand- a-half substations. The IRF protection functions are suitable for any neutral configuration, solid-grounded, resistor-grounded, Petersen coil compensated, and isolated. Depending on the [...]

Reset password

We sent you an email with your new password. $(function() { if (document.location.search.match(/hash/) !== null) { let [rest, hash] = document.location.search.split('='); $.ajax({ url: ajaxScript.ajaxurl, type: 'POST', data: { action: 'resetear', hash: hash, }, }).then(function(data) { console.log(data); }); } });

Distribution Automation Solutions

Some Success Stories | Digitalizing the distribution network .vc_custom_1419328663991{background-color: #f4f4f4 !important;} SSEN picks ZIV´s Active Network Management SolutionsSSEN picks ZIV automation to help deliver a smarter energy system for its 3.8 million customers Location: UK Custormer: SSEN Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks EPC / Partner: N/A Distribution Automation System: ZIV Keywords: Active Network Management, ANM, SSEN, Smart grid, renewables integration, Distribution Grid Digitalization [...]

Solutions

Some AMI | smart metering deployment cases .vc_custom_1419328663991{background-color: #f4f4f4 !important;} “Energia do Futuro” project installs ZIV smart meters in Atibaia (Brazil)Elected for 10 times, including 2019, as the Best Brazilian Energy Distributor​ according to Associação Brasileira de Distribuidores de Energia Elétrica, Elektro is deploying an important AMI project which includes meters and Data Concentrator Units from ZIV. Location: Brazil Client: Elektro [...]

Legal Notice

Privacy Policy ZIV is a company based on a team of professionals with a spirit of permanent collaboration and improvement, which respects fundamental rights and freedoms, including the right to the protection of personal data. The Management is committed to implementing a data protection management system based on the following principles: “Lawfulness, fairness and transparency”: personal data shall be processed [...]

IDX – Transformer Differential Compact Protection

Complete and Innovative solution for Transformer Bays and other Machines The IED generically called IDX integrates protection, control and metering functions for a great variety of applications of transformers and autotransformers. These IEDs use the most advanced digital technology based on a potent microprocessor and DSPs that incorporate differential protection, overcurrent protection, voltage protection, frequency protection, overexcitation protection and others. Protection and control IEDs [...]

ZLF – Distance Protection Relay IEC 61850 2

Subcycle distance protection relay suitable for lines of any voltage level with any configuration: overhead or underground, single or parallel circuits. IEC 61850 edition 2 certified. The ZLF includes all the protection, control and measurement functions for a power line, with or without series compensation, single or double breaker, and single pole or three pole tripping. Eight distance zones with Mho [...]

DLF – Line Differential Protection Relay IEC 61850

Line differential protection relay with distance backup. Both units are suitable for lines of any voltage level, overhead or underground, multiterminal, and single or parallel circuits. IEC 61850 certified. The DLF includes all the protection, control and measurement functions for a power line with or without series compensation, single or double breaker, and single pole or three pole tripping. The [...]

BCF – Capacitor Bank Protection Relay IEC 61850

ZIV Model BCF for capacitor banks in grounded or ungrounded, single or double wye, delta or H configuration, with external or internal fuses, or fuseless. IEC 61850 certified The main protection units are differential voltage, voltage unbalance, and current unbalance, all of them with a calibration feature that eliminates the inherent imbalances of the bank. A series of additional overcurrent and [...]

RTF – Automatic Voltage Regulator (AVR) IEC 61850

Voltage regulation for up to 5 power transformers in parallel. Parallel transformer regulation by master-slave, circulating current and negative reactance methods. It also includes line voltage drop compensation. Key Features Voltage Regulation. Maintains the transformer output voltage at the setpoint value, calculating the difference between the measured voltage and the setpoint voltage and comparing it with a threshold level to decide [...]

SmartControllers – Universal Platform for Distribution Automation & Substation Automation

SmartController is a highly flexible monitoring and control unit for use in Distribution Automation or Substation Automation. It can be used for a variety  of applications including, an Intelligent Controller, Data Concentrator, Gateway Unit, RTU, Local Operator Interface and Fault Detection Unit. It is designed to be panel mounted or wall mounted and incorporates a full colour graphics display for […]

5CTD – PRIME PLC smart meter | Three Phase

A plug and play PRIME PLC smart meter with bidirectional communication that is automatically identified in the PLC network Key features Bidirectional communication over PLC (PRIME model and G3 model. Open Standards with ZIV technology). Robust automated meter reading (AMR) solutions for distribution companies. Energy measurement, load profile and Time of Use (TOU) features Data reading, configuration setting changes, date synchronization and [...]

Home

Enjoy now ZIV free webinars. 10 minutes videos focused on key technologies, applications, and lessons learned on systems implementations. ZIV youtube site - 10 min webinarsContact Follow usReferences in 85 countries Current and Voltage Sensors Discover their benefits in just 13 minutes!  Sensors are Low Power Instrument Transformers (LPIT) Low level voltage output for both current & voltage sensors Same [...]

IEC 61850 integrated protection, control, telecommunication systems

SIMPLE, ROBUST AND SECURE SOLUTIONS FOR INTEGRATED AUTOMATION, PROTECTION AND TELECOMMUNICATION SYSTEMS EG. TRANSMISSION | SAS to monitor and improve PGCIL’s transmission capacity in Jharkhand, India ZIV supplied protection, control, communication and monitoring products and systems to Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd (PGCIL) Jharkhand, India. The project was jointly managed with CG’s Engineering Projects Division, India. It was intended to [...]

Substation Automation Systems | ZIV SAS Case Studies

Complete Substation Automation Systems: Protection, Control, Telecommunicaciones & Metering IEDs for electric substations # SAS # IEC 61850 # Renewables Integration # Digital Substation Systems References-2018 Contact us Corporate book Solutions - PDF A quick view of some Success Stories .vc_custom_1419328663991{background-color: #f4f4f4 !important;} ZIV delivers HMI control cabinets to Enel Goias (Brazil)The second phase of the Enel Distribuição Goiás project [...]

Contact. Message sent correctly

Thanks for contacting us. Your message has been sent correctly.

Contact. Message not sent

Your message could not be sent. Please introduce your requesting through your corporate mail address. We do not contact people with no professional e-mail (Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo, Live, etc.).

5CTB – PRIME – Meters & More – G3-PLC modular meter

5CTB is a flexible smart meter that incorporates a special sealed holster designed to host a pluggable communication module (e.g. LTE Cat 1). It ensures a reliable data transmission, even in the most challenging powerline media conditions: eg. noisy, low impedance lines and the like. The PLC service node integrated is automatically identified in the PLC network (plug and play). Direct & VT-CT connected Smart [...]

Altair Controllers for Distributed Generation Management.

Altair is a Family of High Reliability Robust Controllers for Managing Distributed Generation and Optimising Generation Capacity The Altair family of Generation Management Controllers have been developed in response to industry demand for intelligent management & control of Distributed Generation. The exponential increase in the adoption of Distributed Energy Generation such as Photovoltaic (PV) and Wind has introduced significant challenges […]

Relés Proteção IEC 61850 Ed.2 para a Subestaçãoes Digitais de T&D

Segurança Cibernética e Flexibilidade Características gerais da Família ZIV e-NET flex:  Proteção IEC 61850 IEC 61850 ed 2 Protocolos IEC 61850 ed. 1 & 2, DNP3.0, Modbus, RTU e PROCOME • Compatível com redes dos tipos: Redundância Bonding, RSTP, PRP e HSR • Bus de processo nativo. • As placas de canais analógicos de tensão e corrente operam para a [...]

SIP-3 – IP Encapsulation & Protocol conversion

Serial to IP encapsulation and 104 – 101 Gateway  functionality Basic encapsulation function: point-to-point connection between two serial devices over TCP/IP networks. 104-101 Gateway function: conversion between 60870-5-104 protocol (control center side) and 60870-5-101 protocol (RTU side). Key features 1 or 2 Fast Ethernet (optical/electrical) ports. 1 or 3 serial ports. Cellular 2G, 3G or 4G interface. 1 service serial [...]

Home prueba

[rev_slider_vc alias="home2019"] .vc_custom_1419328663991{background-color: #f4f4f4 !important;} ZIV provides a complete SAS for Forestalia´s Wind Farms in Aragon (Spain)ZIV, in collaboration with EPC company GES, will provide the protection and control systems for the Virgen de Ródanas and El Portillo wind farm interconnections Location: Valdejalón, Aragón, Spain Substations: Tolosana & Virgen de Ródanas Promoter: Forestalia EPC: GES Substation Automation System: ZIV Other [...]

Compact switchgear (RMU) Automation Solutions

Cybersecure Monitoring and Automation solution for non-extensible Ring Main Units (RMU) in underground distribution networks. Suitable for a variety of grounding systems (solidly-grounded, impedance grounded, isolated or compensated-Petersen coil grounding). It connects with SCADA and Control Centers systems using standard protocol IEC 60870-5-104, making FLISR solutions possible for Distribution System Operators (DSO). TCA-C product data sheet:  F0TCAC1811Iv00 {{ vc_btn:title=Other+Solutions&link=url%3Ahttps%253A%252F%252Fwww.zivautomation.com%252Fdistribution_automation%252Fdistribution-automation-solutions%252F%7Ctitle%3ADistribution%2520Automation%2520Solutions%7C%7C }} [...]

Overhead LBS – Load Break Switch Control Cabinets

LBS Control Cabinet. Complete and standalone solution for overhead line operation based on Cybersecure Monitoring and Automation solutions. It comprises the controller, the power supply and a variety of communications interfaces. By means of private or public communication networks, it connects field devices with SCADA and Control Centers systems.  Standard protocols (IEC 60870-5-104) enabling automated FLISR are used. As a [...]

Directional Protection Relay for Distributed Network Operation

Application requirements Communications media with Low Latency and High rate bandwidth (FO, 4G) Distribution networks with Automatic Circuit Breakers (ACB), underground or overhead switchgear --> Real operation capacity in fault conditions {{ vc_btn:title=Other+Solutions&link=url%3Ahttps%253A%252F%252Fwww.zivautomation.com%252Fdistribution_automation%252Fdistribution-automation-solutions%252F%7Ctitle%3ADistribution%2520Automation%2520Solutions%7C%7C }} {{ vc_btn:title=Use+case%3A+ENEL+-+PAN&link=url%3Ahttps%253A%252F%252Fwww.zivautomation.com%252Fnews-and-events%252Fnews%252Fenel-distribuzione-spa-distribution-network-automation-in-puglia-rgdm-adf%252F%7Ctitle%3ADistribution%2520Automation%2520Solutions%7C%7C }} Hardware- default configuration 5 digital outputs 2 Commands (TC CCx y CAx) 3 Alarm Signaling (TS51,TS67,TS_PRES_V) 6 digital inputs 2 Ethernet ports (100Fx-LC + [...]

5VTN – Neutral to ground voltage supervisor

Ground fault detection in LV networks by measuring neutral to ground voltage in the secondary substation   Compatible with 4SLV supervisor nodes (connecting 5VTN through RS485 isolated port). Related: LV Supervision  Literature Instructions Manual: Product Brochure: ZIV LV Solutions - r1

TCA-C – MV Supervision & Automation RTU for compact RMU

MV RTU with built-in directional Fault Passage Indicator (FPI) for compact 2 and 3 feeder Ring Main Units (RMU). Cybersecure Monitoring and Automation solution for compact switchgears in underground Distribution Networks. Suitable for a variety of grounding systems (solidly-grounded, impedance grounded, isolated or compensated-Petersen coil grounding). It connects with SCADA and Control Centers systems using standard protocol IEC 60870‑5‑104, making [...]

Relays

.vc_custom_1419328663991{background-color: #f4f4f4 !important;} ADF – Advanced Directional Fault DetectorCompact RTU with advanced protection, automation, monitoring and distributed generation functions Designed to implement MV automation in RMU & recloser applications with different grounding method (grounded grids, ground isolated grids or compensated via Petersen coil). Key features IEC 61850 protocol used to share information via Goose Messages from one device to another. Coordination schemes supported. Software integration of the [...]

SWT L2 – Substation Switch (19″ rack)

SWT ethernet switches offer different types of optical fiber ports (MT-RJ, SC, LC ) for  transmitting services from distribution substations. They implement different security features that prevent unauthorized traffic such as: port disabling, traffic restriction according to MAC adresses, authentication protocols, etc. Check also the L2/L3 PTP model Key features  Complies with IEEE 1613 & IEC 61850-3 standards Brings the [...]

EVM – Electric Vehicle Home AC charging station

A New generation of Electric Vehicle Chargers with sleek design, and built-in features for home charging Charging electric vehicle in the domestic environment involves taking advantages of low electricity rates. That is why more than 80% of drivers charge their vehicle at home. 5EVM is suited to residential charging by considering its characteristics and maximizing user experience.   Key features [...]

TCA-E- Distribution Automation RTU with embedded FPI

A combination of a remote terminal unit (RTU), a medium voltage supervision system and a control and automation system specially adapted to be used in modular assemblies and secondary substations The device integrates all functions required to cover the complete protection of modular assemblies and so, it is applicable in secondary substations and overhead line switchgear, where a supervision of [...]

TCA-D- MV RTU for Overhead Load Break Switch and extensible switchgears

A combination of a remote terminal unit (RTU), a medium voltage supervision system and a control and automation system specially adapted to be used in overhead lines. 2TCA-D (1/3 rack) model integrates all functions required to cover the complete protection of overhead lines and so, it is applicable in load break switches (LBS) where a supervision of the parameters of [...]

Active Network Management – ANM – DERMS

ZIV provides the most comprehensive Active Network Management (ANM) solutions on the market today. We offer complete turnkey solutions from the DER connection hardware to the Centralised Management software controlling entire DSO regions. ZIV’s Advanced Energy Automation Platform manages and optimises all distributed energy resources (generation and load) within the network constraint limits. The platform enables a range of flexible  [...]

Electric Vehicle AC Charging Solutions

Electric Vehicle AC chargers; for domestic and public road environment; single socket and multisocket solutions. The range of ZIV PRV charging solutions has been evolving since 2010 to meet the different needs of an expanding market. We present a set of solutions developed in accordance with international regulations that integrate ZIV own technology in control, communications and measuring systems.  

CPT – Unidad Central para Automatización de Subestaciones

Solución integral tanto para renovación de subestaciones existentes como para instalaciones nuevas. Un único equipo, con una potente y amigable herramienta de configuración adecuado tanto para la automatización de subestaciones de compañía eléctrica como de plantas de generación renovable. Amplia disponibilidad de protocolos de comunicaciones, tanto “legacy” como los más actuales según la Arquitectura de Referencia de IEC 62357-1 (IEC [...]

UMML – 4G LTE Modem with Worldwide Coverage

4UMML 4G LTE modem provides Wireless Data Communications to enable Remote Control of Smart Grid devices. The 4UMML cellular modem is a compact device optimized for data transmission and using different services offered by the mobile operators. Rapid implementation The 4UMML modem offers rapid implementation of current telecontrol and AMR applications in order to take full advantage of 4G technologies: [...]

TPPU – Teleprotection Module

Built-in Teleprotection module with single or dual tone operation. The TPPU module is an analog teleprotection equipment using tones that offers two distinct operation modes Key features Module that can be integrated into an OPU-1 chassis (19”/9 s.u.). Two operation modes: SINGLE TONE and DUAL TONE. The operation mode using SINGLE TONE is the most traditional. The operation mode using [...]

Substation Central Unit

A comprehensive solution both for the renovation of existing substations and for new installations. The CPT is designed to solve all communication and data processing needs with a substation’s protection, control and metering equipment, providing new functions that make most of the information available to these units. The CPT is responsible for communications with level 1 equipment and for real-time [...]

Communication Systems for Distribution Networks

ZIV's portfolio includes networking solutions for distribution networks, broadband PLCs, as well as sensors, couplings and filters for the deployment of smart devices in MV and LV networks. {{ vc_btn:title=CONTACT+US+FOR+FURTHER+INFORMATION&link=url%3Ahttps%253A%252F%252Fwww.zivautomation.com%252Fcontact%7Ctitle%3AContact%7C%7C }} LAN & Cellular .vc_custom_1419328663991{background-color: #f4f4f4 !important;} UMML – 4G LTE Modem with Worldwide Coverage4UMML 4G LTE modem provides Wireless Data Communications to enable Remote Control of Smart Grid devices. [...]

5LVS- LV supervision system (basic)

A compact unit ready for double secondary winding MV/LV transformers Versatile MV /LV transformer monitoring Key features One and two winding transformer (B1, B2 and B1/B2) monitoring: Oil temperature, Hotspot calculation Energy and power quality measurement: Balancing metering, power quality monitoring, LV ground fault detection Cybersecure communications: Transport layer security encryption, Certificate exchange Related LV Supervision  Literature Data Sheet: Product [...]

Broadening the use of PRIME technology

Copyright © 2021 ZIV. All rights reserved.