Switchgear

Small-Vault Switchgear can operate outside vault for safety.

Small-Vault Switchgear can operate outside vault for safety.

Constructed of solid dielectric EPDM rubber, which is free of oil and sulfur hexafluoride, ElastimoldÂ-® Small-Vault Switchgear offers low-maintenance operation and reliability in submersible applications. System helps maximize safety via operation outside of power distribution vaults with insulated fiberglass pole. Available in 2-, 3-, 4-, 5-, and 6-way configurations with 15 kV or 27 kV...

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ABB Gas-Insulated Switchgear Receives OSHA's NRTL Listing

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.

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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Gas-Insulated Switchgear utilizes eco-efficient gas.

Gas-Insulated Switchgear utilizes eco-efficient gas.

Offering alternative to widely used greenhouse gas sulfur hexafluoride (SF6), AirPlus™ uses fluoroketone based gas mixture as insulation medium for medium- and high-voltage switchgear applications. Global warming potential of chemical compound is almost 10% lower than that of SF6, without any compromise on equipment quality and reliability.

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Underground Distribution Switchgear suits large urban areas.

Underground Distribution Switchgear suits large urban areas.

Incorporating 40 kA load-break switches, VistaÂ-® Underground Distribution Switchgear is available for 15 kV systems, offering utilities fully submersible switching solution for underground distribution networks. Instead of using oil, solution uses gas sealed in completely submersible stainless steel tank. Submersibility is essential given that in urban networks, switchgear is frequently...

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ABB Wins $260 Million Power Order to Upgrade HVDC Link in the U.S.

Converter station upgrade to improve power reliability Zurich, Switzerland - ABB, a global leader in power and automation technology, has won an order worth around $260 million from the U.S. utility Bonneville Power Administration (BPA), a power marketing agency within the U.S. Department of Energy, to upgrade the existing Celilo HVDC (high-voltage direct current) converter station in Oregon....

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ABB Wins $28 Million Power and Automation Order for Water Project in Algeria

Power and automation solution to support increasing demand for drinking water Zurich, Switzerland, April 20, 2010 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth $28 million to provide power and automation solutions for one of Algeria's biggest water projects in the Sahara region. The delivery includes Extended Automation System 800xA for system wide integration,...

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Siemens to Supply Pumping Solution for TransCanada's Keystone Expansion in North America Order Volume More Than USD180 Million

Siemens Energy has received an order to supply integrated pumping solutions for TransCanada's Keystone Gulf Coast Expansion Project. The pipeline will transport crude oil from Alberta, Canada to serve markets on the U.S. Gulf Coast. The expansion will complement the overall Keystone pipeline system, with the first phase expected to begin delivering crude oil to the U.S. Midwest in mid-2010. The...

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ABB Wins Ultrahigh Voltage Power Transformer Order in India

Electrical and automation technology to maximize efficiency in new ArcelorMittal plant Zurich, Switzerland, - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order to provide electrical and automation equipment and related services for a new seamless-tube mill and pipe production plant in Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia. The project is a joint venture between ArcelorMittal and the...

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