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ABB Gas-Insulated Switchgear Receives OSHA's NRTL Listing
Electrical Equipment & Systems

ABB Gas-Insulated Switchgear Receives OSHA's NRTL Listing

Dallas, Texas,Â- – ABB answers the industry call for NRTL listing on ZX2 Medium Voltage Gas-Insulated Switchgear. As part of its continuously growing product offering, ABB, the leading power and automation technology company, received authorization to apply the ETL label to operating voltages up to and including 52 kV for all ZX2 builds. Since the listing process under third-party review,...

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ANSI Digital Switchgear continuously self-supervises.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

ANSI Digital Switchgear continuously self-supervises.

Instead of conventional current transformers and potential transformers, ReliaGearÂ-® ND Digital Switchgear incorporates current sensors, which do not saturate, and voltage sensors in place of voltage transformers. Using sensors enables voltage and current measurement to be performed using low energy analog inputs, so working within low voltage cabinet is safer for personnel. Metal-clad, 15...

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Material Processing

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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ABB Control Systems Help Capture 12 Million Tons of Carbon Dioxide
Agricultural & Farming Products

ABB Control Systems Help Capture 12 Million Tons of Carbon Dioxide

Zurich, Switzerland, April 26, 2010-- - ABB process control systems have successfully managed the world's first large-scale carbon capture and storage (CCS) facility since 1996. To date, nearly 12 million tons of carbon dioxide have been captured and safely stored 1,000 meters below the seafloor. More than half of the world's large-scale CCS facilities are now controlled by ABB technology....

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Static VAR Compensator features scalable energy storage.

Offering rated power and capacity of storage scalable up to 50 MW for 60 min and more, SVC LightÂ-® with Energy Storage enables dynamic control of active, as well as reactive power in power system, independent of each other. Active power control is enabled by levelling out power fluctuations from intermittent generation sources such as wind and solar energy. This technology also facilitates...

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90-Inch Wastewater Magmeters in Columbus, OH
Test & Measurement

90-Inch Wastewater Magmeters in Columbus, OH

Columbus, OH, April 06, 2010 -- Two 90-inch MagMaster electromagnetic flowmeters from ABB will measure the effluent from the city's new $45 million pump station at the Southerly Wastewater Treatment Plant. The two meters each have the capacity to measure 225 million gallons daily. The piping configuration provides for adding a third 90-inch magmeter in the future. ABB (www.abb.com) is a leader in...

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R.P. Gatta, Inc. Introduces the Series 4000i, an Error Proof Marking System Using an ABB IRB 4600 Robot
Robotics

R.P. Gatta, Inc. Introduces the Series 4000i, an Error Proof Marking System Using an ABB IRB 4600 Robot

The first marking system using a 6-axis industrial robot offers greater flexibility than standard, fixed tool systems. Offered in three variations. AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - R.P. Gatta, Inc., an assembly line equipment manufacturer based in Aurora, Ohio, has developed an error proof marking system using an ABB IRB 4600 robot. The new Series 4000i, the first known marking system that incorporates an...

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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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People in the News

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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