Metering

                                                      Metering Organization

          Metering organization of PSPCL headed by Chief Engineer/Metering, PSPCL, Patiala is providing quality and accurate meters and metering equipment within the State of Punjab.  2 No. Circles i.e S.E./Headquarter- Metering Circle, Patiala and S.E./Metering Circle, Jalandhar are working under CE/Metering.  Procurement of Meters & Metering equipments is being done by S.E./Headquarter- Metering Circle, Patiala and there are two no. Sr. Xens under SE/HMC. There are five no. ME divisions under SE/Metering Circle, Jalandhar which are being operated by  Sr. Xens. Further, there are total 14 no. Sub Divisions, under these 5 no. ME Divisions and there is one no. ME Lab in each Sub Division, which is as under:-

 A) M.E. Division, PSPCL, Jalandhar

  1. ME Lab., Jalandhar
  2. ME Lab., Gorayan
  3. ME Lab., Hoshiarpur

 B) M.E. Division, PSPCL, Patiala

  1. ME Lab., Patiala
  2. ME Lab., Sangrur
  3. ME Lab., Ropar

C) M.E. Division, PSPCL, Ludhiana

  1. ME Lab., Ludhiana
  2. ME Lab., Gobindgarh

D) M.E. Division, PSPCL, Bathinda

  1. ME Lab., Bathinda
  2. ME Lab., Moga
  3. ME Lab., Shri Muktsar Sahib

E) M.E. Division, PSPCL, Amritsar

  1. ME Lab., Verka
  2. ME Lab., Batala
  3. ME Lab., Gurdaspur
  1. The flow chart of this Organisation is as under:

    1. Fully automatic meter test benches, 11 KV CT/PT Test benches and other sophisticated equipments are being made available for modernization of ME Labs/ high accuracy testing.
    2. Procurement of material is being made to replace all electro-mechanical meters installed at premises of consumers with Electronic meters.
    3. Target for the testing of various type of single phase and three phase electro-mechanical meters obtained from the field for the year 2018-19.

(i) Single Phase meter = 10, 60,000
(ii) Three Phase meter = 87,500

4 . In order to meet the field requirement, the metering organization regularly procures different types of Metal Meter Boxes, Single Phase meters, 3 Phase Meters, LT/CT, HT/TPT meters and 11 KV CT /PT units and other metering equipment. These are regularly received in ME Labs from different vendors and then issued to field as per their requirement after checking their accuracy and other tests. Similarly defective meters/metering equipment from field is also received in ME Labs and is again issued after repair in lab or after getting it repaired from vendors if its warranty has not expired.

5. Detail of Receipt and issue of Stock meters and Metering equipments during the year 2018-19:

Sr. No. Description of material Receipt Issue
1 Single Phase Electronic Energy meters 815305 721621
2 Three Phase Electronic Energy meters 64534 60909
3 LT/CT/DT meters 5937 4107
4 Grid meters 1200 720
5. a) HT Energy meters      -5/ A 7683 6289
5. b)   HT Energy meters      -1/ A 0 12
6 LT/CT sets 2933 3324
7 11KV CT/PT units 1933 1557
8 Single Phase MMBs 89071 87578
9 Three Phase MMBs 0 15137
10 MMB-4in1 32 18223
11 MMB-20 in 1(Pillar Box) 11 2214
12 LTCT Box 270 1789
13 Push Fit Seals 1643524 2084846

 

  1. Detail of Repair & Testing of Meters for the year 2018-19:
Sr. No. Description of material Receipt Issue
1 Single Phase Electronic Energy meters 324398 115051
2 Three Phase Electronic Energy meters 47960 21775
3 LT/CT/DT meters 2669 831
4. a) HT Energy meters            -5/ A 2522 1225
4. b)  HT Energy meters            -1 A 14 15
5 Grid meters 31 44
6 LT/CT sets 626 396
7 11KV CT/PT units 1390 1182
8 Single Phase Private Meters 0 54
9 Three Phase Private Meters 309 255
10. a) LT/CT 3 Phase Pvt. meters 100/5A 55 55
10. b) 200/5A 0 0
11. a) HT/TPT Pvt. meters -5/ A 68 68
11. b)  HT/TPT Pvt. meters   -1 A 0 0
12 Sub-station Private meters 0 0

 Chief Engineer/Metering

PSPCL, Patiala.