Press Release August 2019

Distributed Automation VII – Using IEC 61850 in Automation

NOJA Power Recloser

27 August 2019 – In our final instalment in the series of Electricity Distribution System Automation (DSA), we explore the relevance of IEC 61850 communications capabilities and how this technology can be applied to achieve reliability gains in the performance of the electricity network.

Press Release March 2018

Solving Communications Reliability

NOJA Power OSM Recloser Installation

NOJA Power OSM Recloser Installation

The concept of SCADA control of an Energy Distribution Network is not a new one, but grappling with the communications challenges of a system distributed over a large geographic area persists as a major challenge.  Whilst improvements in communications technology has been seen, it is mostly enjoyed by urban distributors, where population density can justify the expenditure of improving telecomm

Press Release May 2017

Practical uses for IEC 61850 in Medium Voltage Reclosers

NOJA Power recloser integrated into the substation control system

NOJA Power recloser integrated into the substation control system

31 May 2017 Brisbane Australia – If a utility engineer has ventured anywhere near an industry conference in the last 10 years it could be assumed that they have been exposed to the new universal communications and substation definition standard of IEC 61850. Whilst it has been successful in the electricity transmission space, it has seen very little usage in distribution networks.

Press Release July 2016

NOJA Power enhances Automatic Circuit Recloser firmware with IEC 61850 protocols, auto-synchronisation and a host of configuration and performance improvements

NOJA Power Automatic Circuit Recloser and firmware with IEC 61850 protocols,auto-synchronisation, configuration and performance improvements.

NOJA Power Automatic Circuit Recloser and firmware with IEC 61850 protocols,auto-synchronisation, configuration and performance improvements.

Brisbane, Qld, Australia – July 19, 2016 – Electrical switchgear engineers NOJA Power today announces the release of Relay Firmware 1.15, the latest version of its firmware platform for OSM series Automatic Circuit Reclosers (ACR or “auto-recloser”).

Press Release July 2014

NOJA Power unveils support for IEC 61850 on its OSM series Automatic Circuit Reclosers

RC OSM Recloser Control & Communications Cubicle

RC OSM Recloser Control & Communications Cubicle

Electrical switchgear engineers NOJA Power today announces support for IEC 61850 on its OSM series Automatic Circuit Reclosers (“auto-recloser” or ACR). IEC 61850 enables fast, reliable communication between the company’s ACRs and Intelligent Electronic Devices (IED) from other manufacturers used in electricity distribution systems.

Press Release February 2013

NOJA Power backs call for IEC 61850 to extend beyond automated electricity substations to coordinate communication between future grids’ FPIR equipment

NOJA Power automatic circuit recloser relay module - NOJA Power's platform to support IEC 61850 protocol

NOJA Power automatic circuit recloser relay module - NOJA Power's platform to support IEC 61850 protocol

Electrical switchgear engineers NOJA Power today announces its support for the adoption of IEC 61850 for Fault Protection, Isolation and Restoration (FPIR) equipment.