Category | ABB

ABB’s GIS substations to strengthen power grid in Singapore

Posted on 15 February 2019

  ABB substations enable SP PowerGrid to boost transmission capacity and enhance power reliability. ABB has won an order from SP PowerGrid to supply four 66 kilovolt (kV) gas-insulated switchgear (GIS) substations for the city-state of Singapore. The project is part of SP PowerGrid’s continuous efforts to strengthen the efficiency and reliability of its transmission [...]

“On track to the future” – ABB branded SBB locomotive at the opening of Gotthard Base Tunnel

Posted on 28 January 2019

  The new Gotthard Base Tunnel, the longest rail tunnel in the world, will be officially opened in June this year. A wide range of innovative and energy-efficient ABB technologies ensuring the power supply of the infrastructure and the ventilation are critical elements used in the new tunnel. As a main partner of the project [...]

ABB to provide power, propulsion and automation for world’s most advanced port icebreaker

Posted on 08 January 2019

  New vessel will maximize efficiency and flexibility by including Onboard DC Grid, four Azipod thrusters and Power2 800-M two-stage turbocharger. ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, will provide the power, automation and turbocharging capabilities for the most advanced port icebreaker ever built. It will maximize fuel efficiency and maneuverability by including four [...]

Innovative power restoration technology reduces outage time to fractions of a second

Posted on 09 December 2019

  ‘Black-start’ HVDC feature successfully simulated in power link between the Åland islands and mainland Finland – helps provide energy security and reduce carbon dioxide emissions ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has handed over the new high-voltage direct current (HVDC) power link between the Åland islands in the Baltic Sea and mainland [...]

ABB Semiconductors website now available in Chinese

Posted on 01 October 2019

  Since the end of 2013, ABB Semiconductors website visitors have been enjoying a new web experience. The new layout with more pictures and tiles make it a lot easier to find specific content without endless navigation. Following the importance of the Chinese market and the clear results from web statistics, we now released the [...]

ABB to support India’s push for solar power

Posted on 29 September 2019

  ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won orders worth around $18 million to provide plant electrification, automation and substation solutions for solar power plants being built as part of India’s strong push for solar energy and renewables. Spread across the southern Indian states of Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh, these [...]

ABB wins $28 million order to upgrade substations in India

Posted on 29 July 2019

  GIS substations will strengthen country’s power infrastructure and help meet growing demand for electricity ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth around $28 million from India’s leading transmission company, PowerGrid Corporation of India Ltd (PGCIL), for the extension of three substations in Vadodara, Manesar and Malerkotla, across the [...]

ABB technologies to facilitate rural smart grid in Sweden

Posted on 10 July 2019

  Smart Grid in Gotland to integrate more renewable energy and improve power quality ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has been entrusted to implement a rural smart grid project on the Swedish island of Gotland in the Baltic Sea. The project will serve as a model for upgrading other rural grids to [...]

ABB wins a space contract from Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Posted on 02 July 2019

  ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won a contract to supply the main component, a Michelson interferometer, for the satellite of the GOSAT-2 mission that will enable the Japanese government to continue and enhance spaceborne measurement of major greenhouse gases. This contract agreement is with Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, who is the [...]