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ABB Delivers Customized Training Switchgear to Texas Technical College
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ABB Delivers Customized Training Switchgear to Texas Technical College

ABB designs customized medium voltage training switchgear for Texas State Technical College’s Electrical Engineering program, providing unprecedented access to hands-on educational experiences in a power program. Lake Mary, Florida — ABB, the leading power and automation technology company, has designed and delivered a special lineup of switchgear frames to Texas State Technical College for...

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ABB Wins Power Products Order Worth over $30 Million in New Jersey

Gas-insulated switchgear to strengthen transmission infrastructure in New Jersey Zurich, Switzerland – ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth over $30 million from Public Service Electric Gas (PSEG) to supply gas-insulated switchgear (GIS) for substations to boost the reliability of transmission infrastructure in New Jersey. ABB’s order includes design,...

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Medium Voltage Metal-Clad Switchgear uses AMVAC circuit breaker.
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Medium Voltage Metal-Clad Switchgear uses AMVAC circuit breaker.

Constructed to increase personnel safety while decreasing space requirements, non-arc-resistant Advance 27 featuresÂ- 36 in. wide footprint and 2-high 1,200 A breaker design. This 27 kV metal-clad switchgear features Delrin arc-snuffing PT/CPT contact design, separate LV compartment, and AMVAC circuit breaker. Latter utilizes embedded vacuum interrupters and magnetic...

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Turbines

Siemens Hands over Shuweihat S3 Combined-cycle Power Plant in Abu Dhabi

• Installed electrical capacity of 1600 megawatts • Power to help accommodate increasing population and industrial growth Siemens, together with its Korean consortium partner Daewoo Engineering Construction Co. handed over into commercial operation the Shuweihat S3 combined cycle power plant (CCPP) in the emirate of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The owner is Shuweihat Asia Power Company...

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Switchgear

Siemens Presents First Gas-insulated 320-kV Switchgear for Direct Current Transmission

•Ã‚- Ã‚ Â  Compact gas-insulated switchgear requires 95 percent less space compared to air-insulated unit •Ã‚ Â Â  Helps substantially reduce costs in the offshore realm •Ã‚ Â Â  Cornerstone of the new direct current transmission portfolio based on gas-insulation technology At the Cigré conference in Paris, Siemens today...

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Gas

ABB Achieves Breakthrough in Switchgear Technology with Eco-efficient Insulation Gas

New gas mixture offers alternative to SF6 and has potential to reduce carbon footprint of GIS by up to 50 percent – technology to be deployed in a Swiss pilot project. Zurich, Switzerland,Â-  – ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has achieved a significant breakthrough in switchgear technology with the development of a solution that deploys a new insulation gas...

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Remote Switch Actuator increases circuit breaker safety.
Miscellaneous Controls

Remote Switch Actuator increases circuit breaker safety.

Designed for ABB/Sace E series (E1 to E6) circuit breakers with current ratings from 800–6,000 A, RSA-96A lets technicians safely close/trip breakers outside of arc-flash hazard boundary. Actuator can, when accompanied by applicable CBS ArcSafe® Remote Switch Operator (RSO) control unit, provide open and close operation from up to 300 ft away. Utilizing strong magnets, actuator requires...

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Turbines

S&C Pioneers Remote Monitoring of Wind-Turbine Style Vista® Switchgear at 50-MW California Wind Farm

New service offers more frequent reporting, avoids problems going unnoticed between inspections CHICAGOÂ- – S&C Electric Company, a global leader in renewable energy integration, today announces the first real-world deployment of a new service offering to remotely monitor S&C's Wind-Turbine Style Vista® Switchgear. This new service was pioneered on Vista switchgear at Infigen...

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Metal Clad Switchgear has arc-resistant design.

Offered inÂ- 2-high breaker configuration measuring 36 x 112 x 95 in., SafeGear HD (High Duty) provides safe solution with Type 2B accessibility, 0.5 sec arc duration, Delrin arc snuffing PT/CPT contact design, multipoint latch front doors, and separate low voltage compartment. This UL/CSA certified product, designed for ABB SmartRack remote racking device, carries 63...

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Energy Management Systems

S&C Introduces New Underground Switchgear and 250-kW Storage Management System to Help Utilities Increase Power System Resilience, Adapt to Changing Industry

CHICAGO - Today at the IEEE PES T&D Conference and Exposition, S&C Electric Company, a smart grid leader shaping the future of power delivery, announces two new products designed to improve power system reliability: Vista® SD Underground Distribution Switchgear and the PureWave® SMS-250 Storage Management System. The industry landscape is changing rapidly with new technology and new...

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