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P693 - Recommended Practice for Seismic Design of Substations

This recommended practice is for new substations and planned additions or improvements to existing substations. It is not intended that existing substations must be retrofitted to these recommended practices. Instructions on how to include this recommended practice in specifications are provided. IEEE Std 693 is designed as an integrated set of requirements for the seismic qualification of electrical power equipment. Users should use IEEE Std 693 without modifification or removal of any requirement, except as allowed herein.The recommended practice contains recommendations for the seismic qualification of substation equipment and the design of substation buildings and structures.
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