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ABB Announces Agreement with Quality Power for Air Core Reactor Distribution

Dallas, TexasÂ- – ABB Capacitors and Filters business completes agreement with Quality Power to supply high quality Air Core Reactors to ABB customers in North America. ABB today announced it has completed an exclusive agreement with Quality Power for the supply of Air Core Reactors to ABB customers in North America. The ABB Capacitor and Filter product team in Quebec City will immediately...

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Controls & Controllers

ABB FACTS Solution to Help Maintain Grid Stability for TVA as Power Generation Mix Changes

ABB – ABB FACTS solution to help maintain grid stability for TVA as power generation mix changes Dallas, Texas – Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), the largest public utility in the US, is installing ABB’s static var compensator (SVC) technology to help ensure system reliability as fossil fuel component of total energy mix declines. SVC’s enhance grid stabilization and at the same time...

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Dry-Type Condenser Bushings target power transformers.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Dry-Type Condenser Bushings target power transformers.

Available in voltage classes ranging from 25–138 kV, O Plus Dry™ Bushings incorporate resin impregnated synthetic condenser body and high temperature vulcanized silicon weather shed. Design eliminates potential leaks of oil-filled bushings and porcelain shards from fragile porcelain insulators. Use of HTV weather sheds also minimizes need for cleaning in highly contaminated environments and...

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Key Interlock and Non-Contact Switches ensure machine safety.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Key Interlock and Non-Contact Switches ensure machine safety.

Available in 2 holding versions of 12 and 40 N, MKeyInterlock Switches provide position interlock detection for moving guards and are designed to fit leading edge of sliding, hinged, or lift-off machine guards. Sense Coded Non-Contact Switches, designed to interlock hinged, sliding, and removable guard doors, are especially targeted to operate in environments that require highest level of safety....

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Chemicals & Gases

ABB Provides Public Power Utilities with a Broad Range of New Smart Grid Solutions

ABB helps rural electric co-ops, municipalities and utilities maintain affordable, reliable electric service through smart grid solutions to power, protect and grow communities. New Orleans, Louisiana – ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, today announced plans to help empower Public Power and rural electric utilities with future-proofing their systems for a reliable,...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

ABB Wins $110 Million Order for Power Link to Offshore Platform

Cable connection to supply Goliat platform with electricity from Norwegian mainland Zurich, Switzerland, April 6, 2010 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth $110 million from Eni Norway AS, to build a power link between a new oil and gas platform in the Barents Sea and the Norwegian power grid. The order was booked in the first quarter. The Goliat...

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Controls & Controllers

ABB Wins Aluminum Project in Canada

Power and automation to improve overall productivity and energy efficiency Houston, TX - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order from Aluminerie Alouette to deliver power and automation solutions and engineering services for its smelter in Quebec, Canada. ABB's solutions will provide greater operational flexibility and productivity on both pot lines, and improved...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

ABB Wins $60 Million Oil and Gas Order in Norway

Integrated automation and electrical solutions to increase offshore productivity and energy efficiency Zurich, Switzerland,- ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth more than $60 million from Hyundai Heavy Industries to provide an array of power and automation technologies for an offshore production platform at the Goliat oil and gas field off the northern...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

ABB and Sensus Partner to Deliver Smart Grid Solutions

Agreement will enhance existing product integration success and expand solutions for utility Smart Grid applications Raleigh, North Carolina, March 23, 2010 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology company, and Sensus, the leading provider of innovative technology solutions that enable the conservation of water and energy, have announced a new partnership agreement that will allow the...

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Software

National Grid Selects ABB Network Manager(TM) DMS

ABB's industry-leading distribution management solution to be implemented in the Northeastern US Raleigh, North Carolina, ABB, the leading power and automation technology company, has received an order from National Grid for its industry-leading ABB Network Manager(TM) DMS. National Grid, a leading energy utility, will deploy Network Manager DMS to increase its distribution system reliability and...

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Company News

ABB's New Add-on Instructions Emulate Existing Drive Applications

AOI 2.0 expands ABB’s Add-On Instruction set to further streamline conversion from Rockwell Automation drives to ABB drives. ABB’s Add-On Instructions (AOI) 2.0 provide the ability to easily convert Rockwell Automation PF520 and PF750 drives to ABB drives by inserting the AOI into existing control code and creating and replacing existing tags. Pre-defined tag descriptions in the AOI mimic...

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Costa to Lead ABB's Global Mechanical Power Transmission Division

GREENVILLE, SOUTH CAROLINA, NOVEMBER 5, 2020 - ABB, the global leader in sustainable technology and innovation, recently named company veteran Roger Costa as president of its global Mechanical Power Transmission Division, also known as the Dodge® business.  ABB's recognition as a global leader in the mechanical business stems from a strong culture that focuses on customer experience, Costa...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

ABB Enhances Portfolio of High-Speed Industrial Robots with Codian Acquisition

Strategic buy builds on industry-leading food and beverage, pharmaceutical and logistics portfolio ABB has acquired Codian Robotics B.V., a leading provider of delta robots, which are used primarily for high-precision pick and place applications. Codian Robotics’ offering includes a hygienic design line, ideal for hygiene-sensitive industries including food and beverage and pharmaceuticals....

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Company News

ABB Moves Forward with Improved Customer Service on the West Coast

MONTREAL, Oct. 1, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - In May 2020, ABB's Motion business area announced that it was reviewing how it served customers in Western Canada. Next month, ABB will enhance its operations by consolidating its regional call centers and warehouses in Edmonton. ABB sales and commercial office will remain in the Vancouver area. In order to meet increasing demand, ABB will go ahead...

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Company News

ABB Offers Augmented Reality on a Smartphone to Simplify Robot Installations

ABB’s new RobotStudio AR viewer provides a quick and convenient way of visualizing where and how robotic automation can fit into your process using a smartphone or tablet Discovering whether a robot is right for your application has never been easier following the launch of ABB’s new Augmented Reality viewer, which has been added to ABB’s powerful PC-based RobotStudio® offline programming...

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Company News

ABB To Make Digital Services Available Free Of Charge To Help Customers Maintain Production

In view of the Covid-19 pandemic, ABB’s Robotics & Discrete Automation business will offer key software services free of charge. This way, ABB is working to help customers and partners keep production lines going and to enable businesses to continue to function while many are working from home. Many companies can benefit from digital solutions that enable them to manage their production lines...

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Company News

ABB and Covariant Partner to Deploy Integrated AI Robotic Solutions

ABB accelerates expansion into distribution and e-commerce fulfilment sectors with Covariant AI technology Covariant is the winner of ABB global competition to find a leading AI partner for co-developing intelligent robotics technologies Silicon Valley start-up Covariant’s cutting-edge AI software enables ABB to launch a fully autonomous grasping solution First AI solution for logistics already...

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Company News

ABB Ranked as One of Canada's Best 20 Employers in 2020!

Montreal, Jan. 28, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - ABB is proud to announce it has been selected as one of Canada's Best Employers by Forbes Magazine for the fourth year in a row. In 2020, ABB increased its placement to #14 (up from #26 in 2019). Additionally, ABB ranked #1 within the industry category of Semiconductors, Electronics, Electrical Engineering, Technology Hardware & Equipment . The strength...

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Company News

ABB Uses AI to Revolutionize Energy Management

ABB and Verdigris Technologies have developed machine-learning algorithms to predict unplanned peaks in power consumption - and identify strategies to prevent them CARY, N.C., Nov. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ABB is deploying artificial intelligence (AI) to help commercial and industrial buildings revolutionize their energy management and tackle rising electricity peak tariffs. The company has...

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Company News

ABB Ability™ Remote Insights for Service Helps Customers Bring Operations Back Online More Quickly with Remote Expert Support and Guidance

ABB, a leading provider of integrated automation solutions, is introducing a new augmented reality platform to improve the ability of ABB and its customers to speed response times, extend asset lifecycles, improve production performance and ensure operational excellence. ABB Ability™ Remote Insights for service is being introduced at the Industrial Transformation Asia Pacific EXPO in Singapore,...

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