Deutsche Schule Madrid (DSM)

Madrid, Spain

New construction of a school building on approx. 21,000 sqm of built-up area providing for about 1,700 pupils

  • Energy-efficient power supply utilizing renewable energies as far as possible (thermal labyrinth, photovoltaics, solar heat, CHP)

  • Use of the SIMARIS design tool for power system calculations and dimensioning the power distribution system and SIMARIS project for determining the space requirements of switchgear in the building

  • The fact that the systems applied are unaffected by climatic conditions and require no maintenance is of particular importance

Products & systems by Totally Integrated Power applied

  • 5 panels, gas-insulated 8DJH medium-voltage switchgear including circuit breakers

  • 2 GEAFOL cast-resin transformers, 800 kVA each

  • More than 400 meters of busbar trunking system type SIVACON 8PS with approx. 6 tap-off units

  • 5 panels, SIVACON S8 low-voltage switchboard, equipped with 3WL and 3VL molded-case circuit breakers

  • 5 panels, SIVACON S4 low-voltage switchboard

  • 20 ALPHA 630 distribution boards, equipped with Siemens circuit protection components


  • DesigoTM building management system for the control, monitoring and optimization of the HVAC installations