Switchgear

Power Distribution Switchgear protects spot networks.

Designed to assure reliable service to critical and sensitive loads, self-contained PNP Series provides simultaneous connection of load from 2 independent feeders.Â- Should fault be detected on either feed, vacuum fault interrupter disconnects spot network from fault while providing uninterrupted primary power to load. Offered with 5, 15, and 25 kV ratings in padmount and submersible...

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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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Gas Insulated Switchgear features 245 kV design.

Series ELK-14 Gas Insulated Switchgear feature single-phase isolation and are delivered tested and mounted on frame. Intelligent control and protection equipment is installed in control cubicle directly at bay. Operating mechanisms are placed in front of bays and current transformers are located outside gas compartments to ease accessibility. Rated voltage is 253 kV, and current capacity is 3,150...

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Siemens Presents Energy-efficient Power Supply Solutions at the Hanover Fair

At this year's Hanover Fair Siemens Energy presented smart, eco-friendly solutions for power generation, transmission and distribution. The highlights included a new 2.3-MW gearless wind turbine for low wind speeds, solutions for the connection of offshore wind farms to the grid using high-voltage direct-current transmission technology (HVDC) as well as a charging point, which can charge electric...

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Siemens to Supply Power Plant in United Arab Emirates

Follow-up order for Shuweihat power plant Siemens Energy has received a follow-up order from the emirate of Abu Dhabi for the construction of a turnkey combined cycle power plant. The company will build the Shuweihat S3 plant together with its Korean partner Daewoo Engineering & Construction Co. approximately 260 kilometers west of Abu Dhabi. Purchaser is a consortium comprising the Japanese...

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ABB Wins $27 Million Solar Orders in Italy

Photovoltaic plants to provide 17MW clean solar power in Sicily Los Angeles, California, October 12, 2010 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won orders worth $27 million from Gestamp Solar, the solar photovoltaic subsidiary of international company Gestamp Renewables, to supply four solar power plants that will generate clean energy in Sicily. This announcement was made...

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ABB Wins Orders Worth $24 Million from Petrofac

Power and automation solutions for one of the Persian Gulf region's largest upstream oil and gas projects Houston, Texas - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won orders worth a total of $24 million from international oil and gas facilities service provider Petrofac to design and deliver comprehensive state-of-the-art power infrastructure, systems and automation equipment...

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Siemens Wins Order for Expansion of Abu Dhabi's Power Grid Order Value Approximately EUR150 Million - Loscher: 'Region Has Enormous Potential'

Erlangen, Germany, May 25, 2010 - Siemens Energy has received an order from the Abu Dhabi Transmission & Dispatch Company (Transco), Abu Dhabi's national electricity grid operator, as part of the project to expand the country's power distribution network. Siemens and its partner Electromechanical LLC will supply five turnkey transformer substations including switchgear for the project. Siemens'...

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Eaton Wins Contract to Upgrade Georgia's Hartwell Dam Hydroelectric Power Plant

CLEVELAND ... Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN) today announced that it will supply more than $2.5 million in electrical products and services to upgrade the Hartwell Dam hydroelectric power plant. Eaton obtained the contract through the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' (USACE) Savannah, Ga., office. Eaton will design and engineer control and distribution systems, and...

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Siemens to Supply Equipment for Expansion of High-Voltage Grid in Qatar

Erlangen, Germany, April 28, 2010 - Siemens Energy has received further major orders from Qatar General Water & Electricity Corporation (Kahramaa), the Doha-based and state-owned utility. As part of the national project to expand the power distribution network in the state of Qatar, Siemens was awarded a contract named Phase IX. Siemens will therefore supply substations and switchgear valued at...

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