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ABB Wins $400 Million Power Order in Kuwait
Power Distribution Systems

ABB Wins $400 Million Power Order in Kuwait

Substations to strengthen transmission grid, help meet rising demand Zurich, Switzerland, March 17, 2009 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth around $400 million from Kuwait's Ministry of Electricity and Water for three new substations to improve the country's electrical transmission grid. ABB will design, supply, install, test and commission the...

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Energy System features DC distribution panel.
Power Distribution Systems

Energy System features DC distribution panel.

ARS24-150 Energy System, 24 V/150 A power shelf is powered by 2 hot-swap redundant power modules and is packaged with DC distribution panel and battery management circuits in one 3U high, 19 in. rack-mount shelf. Analog status and control signals for power supply modules feature remote sense, remote enable, ACOK, DCOK, and active current share. Battery management system provides ACV, DCV, and...

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Eaton Power Distribution Units Compatible with IBM Systems Director Active Energy Manager V4.1

Date: 2/9/09 PITTSBURGH - Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation today announced that its ePDUs-® have been tested and approved to support IBM-® Systems Director Active Energy Manager(TM) V4.1. These enclosure-based power distribution units allow users to effectively measure power usage and temperature within the data center at the system, chassis or rack level. The latest Active...

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ABB Wins $62 Million Order in Oman

Electrical and automation systems to maximize efficiency at iron ore processing plant Zurich, Switzerland, Feb. 23, 2009 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth approximately $62 million from Vale to supply electrification and automation systems and related equipment for a new iron ore pellet plant in Oman. The new Vale plant, 230 kilometers northwest of...

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Smart Grids Make Sustainable Cities
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Smart Grids Make Sustainable Cities

ABB and a consortium of partners in southern Germany are trying to create a sustainable power network, integrating clean energy generated by solar panels, wind turbines, fuel cells and other sources of distributed generation, and giving grid operators real-time information about supply and demand throughout the entire power network. Zurich, Switzerland, February 20, 2009 ---ABB is a partner in an...

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Murrelektronik Adds NPN/PNP Logic to Exact Distribution Product Line
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Murrelektronik Adds NPN/PNP Logic to Exact Distribution Product Line

Duluth, Georgia, February 13, 2009 - Murrelektronik's Exact8 and Exact12 passive distribution systems, which take the place of elaborately wired and costly junction boxes, are now available with additional features. The Exact product lines are now equipped with white signal LEDs for Pin2, which allow clear and faultless identification of the operating conditions of the individual ports. As a...

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Brookfield Renewable Power Selects ABB Network Manager(TM) to Manage Multi-Site Generation

ABB solution provides increased operational flexibility, reliability, security Raleigh, North Carolina, January 30, 2009 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology company, announced today that it has received an order for its ABB Network Manager(TM) SCADA from Brookfield Renewable Power Inc. of Gatineau, Quebec. ABB Network Manager(TM) SCADA will consolidate remote control, status and...

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LightHouse(TM) Sensor Technology for Power Utilities Generally Available

SMART GRID SOLUTION FEATURED AT DISTRIBUTECH CONFERENCE, FEBRUARY 3-5 PITTSBURGH, Feb. 3 / / - Tollgrade Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:TLGD), a leading supplier of service assurance test products and solutions, announced that the first release of its LightHouse(TM) distribution grid monitoring system is now generally available. Availability of the new sensor technology coincides with the power...

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ABB and Silver Spring Networks Announce Smart Grid Interoperability

Successful interoperability testing brings together Distribution Automation, SCADA, AMI capabilities onto a single Smart Grid platform San Diego, California, January 30, 2009 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology company, and Silver Spring Networks today announced successful completion of interoperability testing of ABB's COM600 substation computer and PCD recloser device with Silver...

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Vector® Sports Training Ball Offers Visible Point of Contact
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Vector® Sports Training Ball Offers Visible Point of Contact

Our goal is to help every athlete derive maximum enjoyment from their sport and become a better player. We offer a line of innovative training tools that combine cutting-edge technology and out of the box thinking to deliver an unbeatable competitive advantage. The Vector® Sports Training Ball is just another example of our commitment to innovation. To learn how the Vector® is helping ballplayers everywhere, see our video.

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