Switchgear

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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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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Position Switch wirelessly transmits signals to receiving unit.

Position Switch wirelessly transmits signals to receiving unit.

Suited for assembly points in industrial automation machines and plants which are narrow and difficult to access, Wireless Cube RF 10 provides max transmitting range of 300 m in open areas and 30 m inside buildings. Electronics of switch are provided by battery. Device is available with spring rod actuator or as magnetic switchgear with reed contact. Supporting up to 1,800 switching cycles/hr,...

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Command Switchgear uses 863.3 MHz frequency band.

Command Switchgear uses 863.3 MHz frequency band.

Requiring neither external energy supply nor cable for signal transmission, Series BF 94 can be fixed directly to any surface or machine, irrespective of cable ducts and power sources. Energy needed by device is generated via electrodynamic energy generator according to energy harvesting principle. Multi-network-compatible and programmable via receiver, switchgear offers maximum transmission...

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ABB Wins $148 Million Order for Largest Water Pumping Plant in Kuwait

Kuwait's capacity of fresh water to more than double Zurich, Switzerland, Oct. 25, 2010 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order from the Ministry of Electricity and Water in Kuwait for the construction and rehabilitation of the Mina Abdullah water pumping plant. The civil works will be carried out by the Ahmadiah Group, the local consortium partner for the...

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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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