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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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Remote Switch Actuator fosters safe circuit breaker operation.

Remote Switch Actuator fosters safe circuit breaker operation.

Without requiring any modification to breaker, RSA-69A lets technicians safely close or trip ABB/Sace Megamax F-Series (F1 to F6) low-voltage power circuit breakers (1,200–6,000 A) outside of arc-flash hazard boundary. Applicable CBS ArcSafe-® Remote Switch Operator (RSO) control unit enables open and close operation from up to 300 ft away. Utilizing strong magnets, actuator requires no...

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ABB and Consortium Partner Win $145 Million Order to Upgrade UK Rail Network

Turnkey substations to provide high-quality power supply to expand railway operations Zurich, Switzerland- – ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, and its consortium partner UK Power Networks (UKPN) Services have been awarded a contract worth around $145 million by Network Rail to upgrade one of Britain’s oldest and busiest railways, providing better connections between...

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Turning Technical Expertise and Business Passion into Global Efficiency Gains for the Kami Iron Ore Project in Canada, GE Power Conversion Rethinks Mining Power Solutions

GE Presented Integrated, Complete Solution Based on Long History of Reliable Operation and Technical Expertise Alderon Looked to GE Technology to Build on Its Reliability-by-Design Philosophy Project Joins Extensive List of GE's Large Capacity-Geared Mill Applications in Latin America, Asia and North America WESTERN LABRADOR, CANADA — GE's Power Conversion business (NYSE: GE) was recently...

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Overhead Distribution Switches withstand hurricane conditions.

Offered with 5, 15, and 25 kV ratings, ALTA Series mounts on steel-reinforced, concrete poles and withstands Category 5 hurricane strength winds, rain, dust, and debris. Storm-hardened systems are made- of liquid-insulated, motor-operated vacuum switch and IP68-rated, heated control cabinet. Vacuum switch is equipped with field-replaceable porcelain bushings with provision for lightning...

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Arc-Resistant Metal Clad Switchgear carries 63 kA rating.

Offered in 2-high breaker configuration with overall dimensions of 38 x 112 x 95 in., SafeGear HD (High Duty) uses ADVAC breaker and incorporates IsLimiter fault current limiting device. Design 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. UL-/CSA-certified...

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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.- 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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S&C Upgrades Reliability of Eastern New Mexico University's Grid

Self-Healing Smart Grid System Greatly Reduces Power Outages on Campus CHICAGO — S&C Electric Company, a smart grid leader shaping the future of power delivery, announces the successful design and completion of an S&C High-Speed Fault-Clearing System at Eastern New Mexico University (ENMU) in Portales, N.M., as part of the university's plan to improve power reliability and reduce outages. S&C...

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Emerson Wins $17 Million Contract to Automate Premier Oil Platform on UK Continental Shelf

Emerson Process Management's PlantWeb™ technologies will enable oil producer to manage offshore platform remotely from onshore center in Scotland AUSTIN, TEXAS – Premier Oil has awarded Emerson Process Management, a global business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), a $17 million contract to automate a new offshore production platform in the Solan oil field on the U.K. Continental Shelf. Emerson's...

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GE and XD Electric Launch Global Transmission and Distribution Partnership

• Together, GE and XD Electric Will Become a Leading Global Provider of Comprehensive Transmission and Distribution Technology Solutions • Transmission and Distribution is a $100 Billion Industry with Strong Growth Dynamics in Emerging Economies and Electrification of Industrial Processes • Access to XD Electric’s Complementary High-Voltage Equipment Improves GE’s Capability to Lead the...

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Krueger Sentry Gauge Announces the Release of Two New Chemical Sight Gauge Models Designed for Aggressive Liquid Storage Monitoring
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Krueger Sentry Gauge Announces the Release of Two New Chemical Sight Gauge Models Designed for Aggressive Liquid Storage Monitoring

Krueger Sentry Gauge, a leader in chemical sight gauges, now offers the ultimate in aggressive liquid storage monitoring devices. From sulfuric and hydrochloric acid to bleach, and acetone, our products are designed with robust features that deliver a long and trouble-free service life. See our video to learn all about this new and innovative line of sight gauges.

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