ABB powers Africa’s largest gas-insulated switchgear installation

Feb 07, 2019 · The Sebenza substation features 38 bays of 132 kilovolt (kV) gas-insulated switchgear (GIS) from ABB, making it the largest installation of GIS at this voltage level to be commissioned in Africa. ABB also supplied 132 kV, 275 kV and 400 kV circuit breakers, surge arresters and point-on-wave controllers that remove electrical transients in the network.Get price

ABB in Africa

ABB in Africa serving Tunisia, Morocco, Libya, Egypt, Algeria, Mali, Nigeria, Cameroon, cote d'ivoire, Senegal, South Africa, Kenya and ZimbabweGet price

Projects of ABB in Africa

In South Africa ABB delivers its largest 132kV high voltage gas insulated switchgear board as part of a multi-million rand order to the countryutility, City Powernew Sebenza intake substation. The biggest rehabilitation project in the history of Egypthydroelectric power industry has been completed in the modernization of Aswan hydroelectric power plantGet price

GIS substations - Hitachi ABB Power Grids

Hitachi ABB Power Grids substations with gas-insulated switchgear (GIS) are unmatched when it comes to compactness, reliability, efficiency and safety, ensuring maximum power availability for utility, commercial and industrial customers. The robust and low maintenance GIS based design minimizes the substation’s footprint by as much as 70 percent, enabling it to be installed indoors, in busy urban areas and in harsh environments.Get price

Product brochure Gas-insulated Switchgear ELK-14 The - ABB

ABB | GIS ELK-14 3 World-wide success GIS ELK-14 Australia 1 substation 4 bays Bahrain 16 substations 105 bays Algeria 8 substations 69 bays India 5 substations 35 bays France 1 substation 3 bays Kuwait 5 substations 71 bays Qatar 7 substations 138 bays Saudi Arabia 7 substations 40 bays Singapore 2 substations 10 bays Thailand 4 substations 26Get price

Raising the bar - ABB

1965 with the first 170kV GIS under - ground substation being installed in the Zurich city center in Switzerland the fol-lowing year. In 1976, ABB delivered the first 500 kV GIS to Claireville, Canada. With the installation of the world’s first 800 kV GIS in South Africa in 1986, ABB has proven its technology leadershipGet price

GIS for digital substations - Hitachi ABB Power Grids

Hitachi ABB Power Grids' GIS can be equipped with control, protection and communication feature for smooth integration into substation automation systems using IEC 61850. For connection to the IEC 61850-9-2 process bus, non-conventional instrument transformers (NCITs) for GIS with merging units are used for sampled values for protection and metering.Get price

ABB delivers its largest multimillion rand GIS board to Sebenza

May 19, 2016 · Automation technology group ABB South Africa has delivered its largest 132 kV high-voltage gas insulated switchgear (GIS) board to City Powernew Sebenza intake substation, as part of aGet price

Substation Equipment – High Voltage Technology

Mini Substations; Line Traps; Equipment customer base includes. The major project management companies in the region being ABB, Siemens, Alstom, Sasol, Consolidated Power, Trans Africa Projects, and many other independent industrial, mining and manufacturing end user companies.Get price

Product brochure Gas-insulated Switchgear ELK-3 GIS for

4 GIS ELK-3 | ABB Continuous improvements from the early stage till now GIS ELK-3 In the early stage of transmission GIS, ABB introduced one of the world’s first 500 kV transmission GIS ELK-3 in 1976. The low centre of gravity using a horizontal double-breaker puffer circuit-breaker, optimal characteristics in seismic areas could be achieved.Get price

Substations Flexible, reliable EPC solutions built from

ABB provided the engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning of the three substations ranging from 115 kV to 38 kV, to finally 13.2 KV with a combined total of 122 bays. The project has demonstrated superior reliability, enhanced system stability, and lowered operating and maintenance costs.Get price

COUNTRY CONTACT DIRECTORY ABB South Africa 2019 - Q2

ABB Campus, 2 Lake Rd, Longmeadow Business Estate (North) Modderfontein, 1609 Gauteng, South Africa Pvt Bg X10004, Edenvale, 1610 Tel: +27 10 202 6995 Fax: +27 11 579 8600 Email: [email protected] Web: www.abb.com/africa GPS Coordinates: 26°06’27.7”S 28°08’22.1”E-26.107682, 28.139481 Cape Town Building 1 - South PrecinctGet price

Substations – CONCO Group

CONCO is recognised as Africa’s largest high voltage substation construction provider, with a capacity to construct substations from 11kV to 765kV. Our specialised engineers design, procure, construct and commission the following types of substations: Conventional outdoor substations (AIS) Gas-insulated substations (GIS)Get price

ABB delivers largest multi-million rand high voltage gas

Jun 23, 2016 · ABB South Africa has delivered its largest 132kV high voltage gas insulated switchgear board as part of a multi-million rand order to City Powernew Sebenza intake substation. The new 1000MVAGet price

Gas-insulated switchgear ELK-04 up to 170 kV

The gas-insulated switchgear ELK-04 is the ideal solution for reliable energy supply up to a rated voltage of 170 kV, a rated normal current up to 4000 A, and a rated short circuit current up to 63 kA.Get price

Contact centers - ABB

[email protected]: South Africa : 010 202 6995 +27 10 202 6995; English, Afrikaans, Zulu, Sotho, Tsonga, Xhosa Find out what makes working at ABB uniqueGet price

GIS Solutions for Power Generation and Transmission Services

Eskom employees in South Africa log on to the company intranet and use GIS mapping tools to view extensive transmission line data. This customized Map Viewer tool shows the location of a downed transmission tower and a photo. Employees can add other layers of information or access other maps relevant to their jobs. ArcGIS Data Models for theGet price

Power Line and Substation Design - Trans-Africa Projects

The design focus on the unique or specific requirements for each substation and may include GIS and AIS technology. Trans-Africa Projects’ substation design team designs for both brown– and greenfield type projects for various system voltages (low, medium, high and extra high) whether it is for conceptual (EPCM), preliminary and/or detailedGet price

Sebenza – biggest substation in SA in 10 years – CONCO Group

The 132kV GIS board comprising 38 bays is the largest such high voltage board ABB has supplied in Africa. The SCADA systems have been developed and installed by CONCO Energy Solutions to enable remote monitoring and control by City Power.Get price

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of ABB in India, Middle East Africa 2|12 contact Building grid capacity and boosting reliability 06 Substations to help meet growing electricity demand in Saudi Arabia Enhancing grid reliability 17 High voltage GIS to support grid capacity expansion Spurring Africa’s growth 24 Custom-made solar solutions for a continent on the moveGet price

MV Products - Tamco - The Switchgear Specialist

Tamco’s GIS utilises vacuum circuit breaker in Sulfr hexafluoride gas tank and offer a sealed-for-life solution in the substation. W.Africa. 36kV Gas InsulatedGet price

High Voltage Switchgear Breakers - Hitachi ABB Power Grids

Hitachi ABB Power Grids offers a comprehensive range of high-voltage switchgear and breakers up to 1200 kilovolts AC and 1100 kilovolts DC that help enhance the safety, reliability and efficiency of power networks while minimizing environmental impact. Our technology leadership continues to facilitate developments in areas such as ultra-high-voltage power transmission, enabling smart grids andGet price

Raising the bar | TD World

Mar 07, 2014 · In 1976, ABB delivered the first 500 kV GIS to Claireville, Canada. With the installation of the worldfirst 800 kV GIS in South Africa in 1986, ABB has proven its technology leadership at the ultrahigh-voltage level. This so-called alpha substation has been in operation for more than 20 years without failures or unplanned interruptions.Get price

Systems | Medium-voltage – Power distribution | Siemens Global

For the distribution of electrical energy, Siemens offers various gas-insulated switchgear types, which can be used in transformer and distribution systems of power supply companies, but also in industrial medium-voltage systems, e.g. mining industry, steel works or paper industry.Get price

Gas-insulated switchgear from 72.5 to 550 kV

reliability. Ever since, Siemens GIS have played a central role in supplying power safely, worldwide. Today, Siemens has installed more than 28,000 indoor and outdoor switch bays worldwide, and well over 300,000 bay-years of operation have been recorded. Siemens supplies GIS for rated voltages from 72.5 kV up to 550 kV. The compre-Get price

List of energy storage power plants - Wikipedia

This is a list of energy storage power plants worldwide, other than pumped hydro storage. Many individual energy storage plants augment electrical grids by capturing excess electrical energy during periods of low demand and storing it in other forms until needed on an electrical grid .Get price

Largest substation in a decade: Within budget and ahead of

Jan 18, 2018 · Fig. 5a: ABB switchgear. Substation site. Covering a land area of 260 x 440 m, the substation is said to be the largest substation built in South Africa in the last ten years. The new substation is situated on land which was previously used by the Kelvin power station to dump coal ash from its furnaces.Get price

GIS Mapping Software, Location Intelligence Spatial

Esri’s GIS mapping software is the most powerful mapping spatial analytics technology available. Learn how businesses are using location intelligence to gain a competitive advantage.Get price

Electrical Substation Market Report | Global Forecast To 2028

13.7. Middle East Africa Electrical Substation Market Size and Volume Forecast by Type 13.7.1. AIS Substation 13.7.2. GIS Substation 13.7.3. Others 13.8. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis by Type 13.9. Y-o-Y Growth Projections by Type 13.10. Market Attractiveness/Growth Potential Analysis 13.10.1. By Country 13.10.2. By Product Type 13.10.3Get price