rotary current

rotary current

[′rōd·ə·rē ′kə·rənt]
(oceanography)
A current with the direction of flow rotating through all points of the compass.
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Low and medium voltage power plants - 1 x medium-voltage switchgear transfer station (4 fields), - 1 x medium voltage switchgear customer station (7 fields), - 1 x rotary current oil transformer, 800 kva; 4x relocating rotary electric oil transformer, 800 kva, - 1 x diesel emergency generator, 1135 kva; 1x relocated diesel emergency generator, 730 kva, - 1 x tank system, 26 500 liters, - 1 x low voltage main distribution (nshv av, 21 fields), - 1 x low voltage main distribution (nshv sv, 6 fields), - 5 x low voltage main distribution (uv av, uv sv), - approx.