c. Use the tester to test the terminals in shore power receptacles to ensure they are
d. Insert shore power cable plugs into the shore power receptacle.
Shore-to-Ship Power Cable Rigging After Ship Docks. Upon ship's arrival
contact ship's electrical officer, determine cable connection time, provide necessary personnel,
and receive ship connect/disconnect form.
a. Check all cable assemblies for proper phase rotation.
b. Check all cable assemblies for proper cable orientation.
c. Check all cables to ensure they are still de-energized.
d. Load cable assemblies from shore to ship for extension by ship's personnel to ship's
electrical bus connection.
e. The ship's electrical officer should give permission to shore personnel that shore
personnel are to energize shore power at a stated time. At that time after checking that electrical
power is supplied to the ship's electrical bus the ship's electrical officer will transfer the ship's
electrical load within 10 seconds of shore power input.
Ship's Transfer to Shore Power
After the ship has notified that transfer has been completed, the
"DANGER" tags will be removed and necessary forms filled out and
signed. During the times cables are energized they are prohibited from
De-energizing and disconnecting shore power cable assemblies should be
under the direct supervision of the ship's electrical officer, a qualified
leading electrician's mate, and shore activity personnel.