MR in China has supplied a total of 56 high-voltage on-load tap-changers for the 1,100 kV UHVDC Changji-Guquan project, which will be installed in transformers of the current-transformer stations in the UHVDC line.
Ethiopian Electric Power invites sealed bids from qualified bidders for the procurement of design, manufacture, supply, transport, erection, installation, testing and commissioning of one 73 MVA power transformer.
Chinese power transformer manufacturer Baoding Tianwei Baobian Electric Co., Ltd. (BTW) has become the first Chinese transformer manufacturer to win an equipment supply contract with National Grid UK (NG).
Australia, New South Wales: An Australian transformer manufacturer Wilson Transformer has been awarded a contract to supply power transformers for the White Rock Wind Farm project near Glen Innes in New South Wales.
Kenya: Kenya's state-owned power utility, Kenya Power, will install 20 new transformers in the North Coast by the end of June in an effort to stabilise electricity supply in the area and address frequent outages.
Brazil: Electric equipment and transformer manufacturer WEG will supply a power transformer 275 MVA, 525 kV transformer for the 207 MW Santa Vitoria do Palmar wind complex in Brazil's Rio Grande do Sul state.
Switzerland, Zurich: Orders worth $300 million have been placed for the supply of converter transformers for two long-distance ultra-high-voltage direct current (UHVDC) transmission links in China capable of transporting up to 10,000 MW of power at the 800 kV voltage level.
Switzerland, Zurich: ABB will supply the complete integrated electrical and automation system for an experimental electro mechanic module Mo.S.E. in Venice, Italy, which is a flood barrier system designed to block the high tides and storm surges that enter the Venetian Lagoon.
Abengoa has been awarded a transmission contract by the Oman Electricity Transmission Company (OTEC) for the construction of two new electric substations and the associated transmission lines in Northeast Oman.