Transformer is suited for low-voltage distribution.

Press Release Summary:

TransforMore(TM) 300 kVA dry type transformer includes safety features such as alarm, 3-phase disconnect, and dry contacts for remote monitoring. Unit's size and weight aid in installation. Product is suited for low-voltage commercial, industrial, and residential distribution as well as applications for feeding main power to distribution equipment.

Original Press Release:

GE Announces TransforMore(TM) Dry Type Transformer Line

Enhanced line offers increased efficiency, performance, safety and space savings

Plainville, Connecticut -September 8, 2003 - GE Industrial Systems (GEIS), a division of the General Electric Company (NYSE: GE), announces the launch of TransforMore(TM), GE´s new dry type transformer line is used in low voltage commercial, industrial, and residential distribution, and in applications for feeding main power to distribution equipment. TransforMore(TM) has several design modifications including:

Improved Safety

Increased Energy Efficiency

Quieter for average application

Smaller size

Ease of Installation

TransforMore(TM) has been modified to be 30% smaller, and 40% lighter than the size of the former dry type transformer line, enabling consumers to install TransforMore(TM) with greater simplicity. TransforMore(TM) has also been updated to incorporate beneficial safety features such as, alarm, three-phase disconnect and dry contacts, provided for remote monitoring.

According to Larry Blystone, Vice President of GEIS - Electrical Products, "GE continues its tradition of offering high quality, reliable products to the market. The new TransforMore(TM) dry type transformer line is the first in the field to make updates and improvements to the basic design that has been in use. We´re pleased to be able to offer this improved design and performance to our customers."

Typically sold through distribution, the TransforMore(TM) 300kVA will be available in early September 2003, with other frames/sizes to follow in the coming months.

About GE Industrial Systems

GE Industrial Systems spans the globe as an industry leader in integrated industrial equipment, systems and services. The business brings to customers the latest technological products used to distribute, protect and control electrical power and equipment, and provides innovative product and service solutions for commercial, industrial, residential and utility applications. For more information visit the website at

For more information, contact:

Terry Dunn
GE Industrial Systems
Tel: 860.747.7397

Michelle May
GE Industrial Systems -Power Control Technologies
Tel: 770.999.7295 E-mail:

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