Automation Systems

System for Welding Cylinders

A manufacturer of steel cylinders for fire suppression systems wanted to move from using heavy wall pipe cut to length with end caps welded on both ends. They wanted a new manufacturing line of equipment to produce tanks from raw plate which is rolled, seam welded, end cap welded and then x-ray tested with an output of (5) 24 diameter full length tanks per hour. The pressure cylinders range in...

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ABB to Supply Integrated Control Solution for Supercritical Power Plant in India

ABB to Supply Integrated Control Solution for Supercritical Power Plant in India

Integrated control based on System 800xA and instrumentation to ensure high levels of plant efficiency and availability Zurich, Switzerland - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order from National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC), India's largest power company, to supply an integrated control and instrumentation solution for the 2x660 megawatt (MW) super thermal...

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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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Emerson's DeltaV S-Series Wins Product Design Award

Innovative S-series hardware selected for design award by the iF International Forum Design AUSTIN, TEXAS - iF International Forum Design has recognized Emerson's DeltaV(TM) digital automation system S-series hardware for outstanding product design. The iF product design award has served as an internationally recognized trademark for outstanding design for 56 years. The award was presented by the...

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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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RISCO Group Combines Innovative Products with Systems Approach

Detection And Communication Technologies Connect Into Open-Architecture Systems. Las Vegas, NV - RISCO Group, Inc. is exhibiting a range of products at ISC West 2010 that reflect the company's vision for integrated security systems, including diverse technology innovations to boost functionality, reliability and performance. On display at the show are RISCO Group, Inc.'s unique and highly...

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ABB Wins $50 Million Mining Order in Peru

Electrification and automation systems for high-altitude copper mine and concentrator plant Zurich, Switzerland, - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won a $50 million order from Minera Chinalco Peru S.A. to supply electrification and automation systems for a new copper mine and concentrator plant. The delivery includes Extended Automation System 800xA for plant wide...

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ABB Wins $20 Million Metals Order in China

Automation and electrical technology to improve productivity of new tandem cold mill for Nanshan Aluminum Houston,TX, - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won a $20 million order from Shandong Nanshan Aluminum to deliver electrical and automation solutions and engineering services for its new three-stand Tandem Cold Mill in Longkou, China. The new mill will have an annual...

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ABB Wins $30 Million Solar Power Plant Order in Spain

New substations and equipment to expand power grid and enhance reliability Zurich, Switzerland, - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won a $30 million order from GA Solar, part of the Gestamp Corporation, to deliver a 13 megawatt (MW) photovoltaic (PV) power plant in northern Spain. Once connected to the grid, the plant will supply up to 22.6 gigawatt hours (GWh) of...

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Siemens and BPL Global Team-up for Comprehensive Smart Grid Solutions

ORLANDO, FL and PITTSBURGH, PA Siemens Energy, Inc. and BPL Global® (BPLG) are expanding their relationship in North America to provide the most comprehensive Smart Grid portfolio in the industry. Siemens is currently an investor in BPLG and a co‐marketer of its transformer monitors, and now Siemens will team with BPLG to integrate and resell BPLG load management and distributed energy...

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