You need to work with the Xrio file available at the bottom of this page and adapted the values according your settings. Then You need to import this file in the ‘Advanced Distance’ module on Test Universe.

With this file, you will have your characteristic. With the export from Easergy Studio, you export all the settings but the characteristic is missing.

This package contains the following xrio:

7UT613-7UT633-Edite-51G50G.xrio
ABB CO ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
ABB HU ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
ABB KD ENU TU2.40 V1.001.xrio
ABB LZ92 V1.2 Vebko-Edited.xrio
ABB RED615 V1.1 ENU TU2.30 V2.100.xrio
ABB RED615 V5.0 Line ENU TU3.00 V1.000.xrio
ABB RED670 V1.2 Line ENU TU2.41 V1.000.xrio
ABB RED670 V2.0 Line Vebko.xrio
ABB REF615 V1.0 ENU TU2.22 V1.000.xrio
ABB REF615 V2.0 ENU TU2.30 V2.900.xrio
ABB REF615 V3.0 ENU TU2.40 V3.000.xrio
ABB REF615 V4.1 Feeder ENU TU3.00 V3.010.xrio
ABB REF620 V2.0 Feeder ENU TU3.00 V1.003.xrio
ABB REF630 V1.0 ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
ABB REF630 V1.3 Feeder ENU TU3.10 V1.000.xrio
ABB REG316 V6.6a ENU TU2.22 V1.000.xrio
ABB REL 5xx Converter.xrio
ABB REL316 V6.6a ENU TU2.22 V1.001.xrio
ABB REL511C1 V2.2 ENU TU2.20 V1.000.xrio
ABB REL511C1 V2.3 ENU TU3.00 V1.200.xrio
ABB REL650 V1.1 Line ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
ABB REL650 V1.3 Line ENU TU3.00 V1.100.xrio
ABB REL670 V1.1 A32 IEC ENU TU3.00 V2.201.xrio
ABB REL670 V1.B A32 ENU TU3.00 V1.001.xrio
ABB REM620 V2.0.1 Motor ENU TU3.00 V1.000.xrio
ABB REM630 V1.0 ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
ABB RET316 V6.6a ENU TU2.21 V1.000.xrio
ABB RET543 Rev A ENU TU2.22 V1.000.xrio
ABB RET615 V2.0 ENU TU3.00 V1.002.xrio
ABB RET620 V2.0.1 Trafo ENU TU3.00 V1.000.xrio
ABB RET620 V2.1 Trafo ENU TU3.10 V1.010.xrio
ABB RET630 V1.3 Transformer ENU TU3.10 V1.000.xrio
ABB RET670 V1.1 A30 ENU TU2.30 V2.000.xrio
ABB RET670 x40 V1.2 Trafo ENU TU2.40 V3.000.xrio
ABB REZ1 Converter V1 ENU TU2.0.xrio
ABB Spad Vebko V1.2.xrio

AEG SD14 Converter V1 ENU TU2.0.xrio
AEG SD36 ENU TU2.11 V1.001.xrio
AEG SD36 Line ENU TU2.11 V1.101.xrio
ALSTOM MiCOM P442 V71 Line ENU TU3.00 V1.000.xrio
ALSTOM MiCOM P443 V76 Line ENU TU3.00 V1.000.xrio
ALSTOM MiCOM P546 V80 Line ENU TU3.01 V1.000.xrio
ALSTOM MiCOM P642 V06 Transformer ENU TU3.00 V1.000.xrio
ALSTOM Optimho Converter V1 ENU TU2.0.xrio
ALSTOM Optimho Converter.xrio
ALSTOM Quadramho Converter V1 ENU TU2.0.xrio
AREVA CDG 16 ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
AREVA GEC MicroMho ENU TU2.20 V1.000.xrio
AREVA KBCH120 ENU TU2.22 V1.000.xrio
AREVA MCGG ENU TU2.22 V1.000.xrio
AREVA P132 P139 612 ENU TU2.30 V1.000.xrio
AREVA P139 612 ENU TU2.40 V2.000.xrio
AREVA P141 P142 P143 P145 ENU TU2.22 V1.002.xrio
AREVA P142 ENU TU2.40 V2.000.xrio
AREVA P343 P344 P345 ENU TU3.10 V1.100.xrio
AREVA P34x ENU TU2.22 V1.002.xrio
AREVA P430c 603 ENU TU2.22 V1.200.xrio
AREVA P433 P435 605 ENU TU3.00 V2.010.xrio
AREVA P43x ENU TU2.30 V2.000.xrio
AREVA P441 P442 P444 Vebko-Edited.xrio
AREVA P443 P445 ENU TU2.22 V1.001.xrio
AREVA P530C ENU TU2.30 V1.000.xrio
AREVA P631 P632 P633 611 ENU TU2.30 V2.100.xrio
AREVA P633 606 ENU TU2.22 V1.114.xrio
AREVA P642 ENU TU2.30 V1.000.xrio
AREVA PD521 101 ENU TU2.22 V1.200.xrio
AREVA PD531 103 ENU TU2.22 V1.200.xrio
AREVA PD532 606 ENU TU2.22 V1.200.xrio
AREVA PD551 ENU TU2.11 V1.000.xrio
AREVA PD552 606 ENU TU2.22 V1.200.xrio
AREVA PS482 V612 ENU TU2.30 V1.100.xrio
Basler BE1-851 Feeder ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
Basler BE1-IPS100 Feeder ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
Beckwith M-3311A Transformer ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
Beckwith M-3425A ENU TU2.22 V1.000.xrio
GE BDD ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
GE IAC ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
GE JBCG ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
GE Multilin 489 V4.0x Generator ENU TU3.10 V1.000.xrio
GE Multilin 750 V5.02 Feeder ENU TU3.00 V1.000.xrio
GE Multilin D30 D60 D90Plus V6.0x Line ENU TU3.10 V1.102.xrio
GE Multilin D60 V5.6x ENU TU2.22 V1.000.xrio
GE Multilin D60 V6.0x Line ENU TU3.00 V1.010.xrio
GE Multilin F60 V5.7x ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
GE Multilin G60 V7.3x Generator ENU TU3.10 V1.000.xrio
GE Multilin L90 V7.31 Line ENU TU3.10 V1.002.xrio
GE Multilin M60 V5.6x ENU TU2.30 V1.000.xrio
GE Multilin M60 V6.0x Motor ENU TU3.01 V1.000.xrio
GE Multilin SR745 V5.1x ENU TU2.30 V1.100.xrio
GE Multilin T60 V5.6x ENU TU3.00 V1.010.xrio
GE Multilin T60 V6.0x Transformer ENU TU3.01 V1.000.xrio
GE Multilin T60 V6.0x Transformer ENU TU3.10 V1.010.xrio
GEC MicroMho Converter V1 ENU TU2.0.xrio
Generic Mho Converter.xrio
Generic Overcurrent & Earthfault Converter.xrio
Ingeteam PD300.xrio
NSE KombiSave Line DEU TU3.01 V2.000.xrio

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REYROLLE 2TJM10 ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
REYROLLE Duobias M Converter V1 ENU.xrio
REYROLLE DUOBIAS-M-201-2W ENU TU2.30 V1.000.xrio
REYROLLE Ohmega 406 ENU TU2.21 V1.000.xrio
REYROLLE Ohmega 406 ENU TU3.00 V2.001.xrio
SandC IntelliRupter V3.5.10 ENU TU3.00 V2.100.xrio
Schneider ADVC RNU1 24-Pin Recloser ENU TU3.00 V1.000.xrio
Schneider MiCOM P139 660 Feeder ENU TU3.10 V1.000.xrio
Schneider MiCOM P439 654 Line ENU TU3.10 V1.000.xrio
Schneider MiCOM P439 654 Line ENU TU3.10 V1.200.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 300G Generator ENU TU3.01 V1.100.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 311C R112 Line ENU TU3.01 V1.200.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 311L R412 Line ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 321 R420 ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 351 ENU TU2.40 V2.000.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 351-7 R401 ENU TU2.30 V1.100.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 351R RST1 14-Pin Recloser ENU TU2.41 V1.000.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 351S Feeder ENU TU3.01 V1.100.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 387-0 R608 ENU TU2.11 V1.004.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 387-0 R608 ENU TU2.30 V1.100.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 411L R114 Line ENU TU3.00 V1.000.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 421 R117 ENU TU2.20 V1.001.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 421 R117 ENU TU2.40 V1.100.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 421 R317 Line ENU TU3.00 V1.000.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 421 User Manual.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 451 R314 Feeder ENU TU3.00 V1.000.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 487E R104 Transformer ENU TU3.00 V1.000.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 551 ENU TU2.30 V1.000.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 587 ENU TU2.30 V1.000.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 651R RST1 14-Pin Recloser ENU TU2.41 V1.000.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 710 R410 Motor ENU TU3.00 V1.000.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 751A ENU TU2.20 V1.001.xrio
Schweitzer SEL 787 ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
Siemens 7SA510 7SA511 V3.x ENU TU2.22 V1.101.xrio
Siemens 7SA513 V3.3 ENU TU2.11 V1.100.xrio
Siemens 7SA522 7SA6x V4.7 Line ENU TU3.01 V2.02.xrio
Siemens 7SA522 V4.6 ENU TU2.20 V1.107.xrio
Siemens 7SA6x V4.6 ENU TU2.22 V1.202.xrio
Siemens 7SA8x V4.0 Line ENU TU3.00 V1.010.xrio
Siemens 7SA8x V4.0 Line ENU TU3.10 V1.011.xrio
Siemens 7SD5x V4.7 Line ENU TU3.00 V1.000.xrio
Siemens 7SD610 V4.6 ENU TU2.30 V1.100.xrio
Siemens 7SD610 V4.7 ENU TU3.00 V1.120.xrio
Siemens 7SD610 V4.7 ENU TU3.10 V1.120.xrio
Siemens 7SD80 V4.6 Line ENU TU3.00 V1.000.xrio
Siemens 7SJ4x Feeder ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
Siemens 7SJ512 V3.2 ENU TU 2.20 V1.100.xrio
Siemens 7SJ53 V3.4 ENU TU2.20 V1.100.xrio
Siemens 7SJ6x Feeder V4.8 ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
Siemens 7SJ6x Motor V4.8 ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
Siemens 7SJ6x V4.6 ENU TU 2.11 V1.100.xrio
Siemens 7SJ6x V4.7 ENU TU2.30 V2.201.xrio
Siemens 7SJ80x Feeder V4.6 ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
Siemens 7SJ80x Feeder V4.7 ENU TU3.10 V1.000.xrio
Siemens 7SJ86 V7.00 Feeder ENU TU3.10 V1.100.xrio
Siemens 7SK80x Motor V4.6 ENU TU2.40 V1.300.xrio
Siemens 7SK80x V4.6 ENU TU2.22 V1.200.xrio
Siemens 7SL8x V7.02 Line ENU TU3.01 V1.000.xrio
Siemens 7SL8x V7.02 Line ENU TU3.10 V1.100.xrio
Siemens 7UM62x V4.6 ENU TU2.30 V1.110.xrio
Siemens 7UM62x V4.6 ENU TU3.10 V1.200.xrio
Siemens 7UM85 V7.32 Generator ENU TU3.10 V1.000.xrio
Siemens 7UT512 Converter.xrio
Siemens 7UT51x V3.0 ENU TU2.20 V1.100.xrio
Siemens 7UT613 7UT633 V4.6 ENU TU2.22 V1.300.xrio
Siemens 7UT613 7UT633 V4.6 Trafo ENU TU3.10 V1.420.xrio
Siemens 7UT613 7UT633 V4.6 Trafo ENU TU3.10 V1.500.xrio
Siemens 7UT8x V5.0 Trafo ENU TU3.00 V1.000.xrio
Siemens 7UT8x V7.31 Transformer ENU TU3.10 V1.000.xrio
Siemens R1Z23 Converter V1 ENU TU2.0.xrio
Siemense 7UT61x Motor V6.4 ENU TU2.22 V1.300 Vebko.xrio
Sprecher DDEY6 V5603 Line DEU TU3.00 V2.000.xrio
Sprecher DQ6 V4601 Trafo ENU TU3.00 V1.000.xrio
TOSHIBA GRT100 ENU TU2.30 V1.000.xrio
TOSHIBA GRZ100 ENU TU2.20 V1.100.xrio
VAMP 2xx ENU TU2.40 V1.000.xrio
ZIV ZLV Line ENU TU3.01 V1.000.xrio


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Type : XRio

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One example of XRIO is one file that Omicron Software reads and contains a sort of “application”. Once it is open (you are always inside the Omicron software), you are requested to enter the settings of the relay associated to that XRIO file. Then the “application” automatically draws the characteristic (I am talking about distance protection) starting from the settings that you have entered. So in Omicron they make the RIO file by themselves…, without needing to import any RIO file.
An XRIO converter can import a data source, possibly from 3rd party software, the relay setting software. The same XRIO converter can also use manually inputed data.

Broadly the XRIO converter manipulates this data into meaningful quantities. That is to say it takes raw line data/setting quantities and produces relevant test values. Similar manipulation could be done in an Excel spreadsheet, but that would exist outside of the occ.
Important to note is not just mathematical manipulation capability, but also conditional capability, – “IF…Then” ability, as well as boolean logic.

The XRIO convertor is produced by the relay tester who tailors it to his own specific test plan and relay application. All previous functionality is still available, and a tester could continue in blissfull ignorance of the XRIO capabilities as before.

To continue, the manipulated XRIO quantities are ‘linked’ to fields in actual test modules. There is a vastly greater number of fields that are available for this linkage, than previously existed with the ‘RIO’ functionality. Important to note is these linkages are also available to test modules that were not governed by the RIO test object. Eg ramping and sequencer modules. Furthermore it was not possible to have more than one RIO functional block, eg distance, overcurrent etc in a RIO file, in XRIO it is. So now only one test object is required, if for instance the relay has several types of conditional overcurrent or distance characteristic alternatives simultaneosly available within the protection.
Eg parameter changeover or emergency overcurrent etc.

Also important is that these linkages are done in a relative manner.

I will use a simple example to demonstrate.
To check a relay’s current pickup level.
The setting is 1 * IN.
Inom is 5Amp.
Data input fields are is 1*In, and 5Amp. (the meaningful value in absolute current for the current pick up is 5A).

It is the tester, who programmes the 2 simple input fields and also creates a 3rd meaningful output field that he equates to the product of the two input fields. He then links (fixes relatively) the value of the output field to the ramp starting current value, the expected value, the tolerances, as well as ramp stop value, in a relative manner.

Eg:
The start of the current ramp is 0.9 * Third field value =4.5A
The expected value = Third field value = 5A
Minus tolerance = 5% of Third field value = .25A
Plus tolerance = 10% of Third field value = .5A
The stop of current value should a trip not be sensed = 1.5 * Third field value =7.5A

This is a very simple example of an XRIO convertor but as you can see, the XRIO convertor populates the test plan right down to the injection quatities. The XRIO is part of the occ file. If for example, the next relay of a similar type now has a setting of 2In and a 1Amp Inominal. The same occ file complete with existing XRIO is used as a template. A name change and two quick changes and all five fields in the test plan are adjusted accordingly relative to the new settings.
No value had to be manually adjusted in a actual test module itself.

This may sound simplistic, and it is. It is fully appreciated when for instance the relay has four frequency levels, 2 overvoltage, 2 undervoltage and df/dt and all pickups and drop off are to be tested. Then literally the adjustments of a handful of settings can affect thousands of actual test module fields.

Then XRIO becomes a massive time saver and there is never any finger problems, which of course there would be if thousands of fields had to be manually adjusted.

In conclusion for once-off test just test the relay as you have done previously.If multiple complex relays of the same type are to be tested. Then the time spent developing an XRIO convertor is generally recouped after about 3-4 relays.
After that the time spent testing a complex relay is halved or realistically even less.

To address the settings errors, using the relay itself as the data source is indeed insecure, and will perpetuate setting errors.
However the test plan designer could use line parameters as an XRIO data source instead of relay settings if he wished. Programs like CAPE can be used to inface with DIGSI and omicron directly, hence the the test kit and the relay have received their input data by via a parallel source, both without human intervention and can cross check each other.
These issues are real but, can be addressed easily in your way of working.

As regards mapping of output contacts:

This functionality is easily achieved. Take for example a distance relay that could be either PUTT or POTT.

Remember you are no longer limited to one distance test object block.
So in my occ file I have an advanced distance module that receives its characterics from distance block(1) and my relative shots pre-programmed. That is as per usual, prior to XRIO.
However, I have a second advanced distance module, again with relative shots pre-programmed, but this time with a logic output (Carr. Receive) pre-programmed aswell. The distance characteristic that pouplates this module is from distance block(2).
Ah!, but you say a POTT and a PUTT have completely different responses to the logic input. Well, of course they do, but this is where the conditional logic of the XRIO applies, the characteristic of distance block(2) is conditionally created different depending of whether the XRIO is told it is a POTT or a PUTT.
In other words logic outputs dont need to be manipulated, they would be pre-inserted into the template test plan. It is the characteristic expected response that populates these pre-programmed modules that is conditionally manipulated by the XRIO convertor.

Protection Relays – IEC 61850 – Industrial Automation

 

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Type : XRio

Size:  18 MB

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