Switchgear

Arc-Resistant Switchgear offers 4,000 A continuous rating.

In addition to 4,000 A, 63 kA rating, SafeGear HD incorporates Is-Limiter fault current limiting device, which addresses system applications with high short circuit availability. Metal clad switchgear provides optimized safety with Type 2B accessibility, 0.5 s arc duration, Delrin arc snuffing PT/CPT contact design, and multi-point latch front doors. To minimize footprint, SafeGear HD is offered...

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ABB Delivers Customized Training Switchgear to Texas Technical College

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.

Medium Voltage Metal-Clad Switchgear uses AMVAC circuit breaker.

Constructed to increase personnel safety while decreasing space requirements, non-arc-resistant Advance 27 features- 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 actuator- that eliminate...

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With decades of experience in machining, COMCO Plastics has developed a reputation for precision in fabricating products to spec. Learn more about our quality standards, and why having those standards in place is so important for a business.

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

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

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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,-  – 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 mixture as...

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Remote Switch Actuator increases circuit breaker safety.

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 no...

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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 CHICAGO- – 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 Energy's 50-MW...

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Metal Clad Switchgear has arc-resistant design.

Offered in- 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 kA rating, uses ADVAC...

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