Standard for Acceptance Testing Specifications for Electrical Power Equipment and Systems, 2013 Edition
1. These specifications cover the suggested field tests and inspections that are available to assess
the suitability for initial energization and final acceptance of electrical power equipment and
2. The purpose of these specifications is to assure that tested electrical equipment and systems are
operational, are within applicable standards and manufacturer’s tolerances, and are installed in
accordance with design specifications.
3. The work specified in these specifications may involve hazardous voltages, materials,
operations, and equipment. These specifications do not purport to address all of the safety
issues associated with their use. It is the responsibility of the user to review all applicable
regulatory limitations prior to the use of these specifications.