Tag: Virginia

ABB lays off 113 in South Boston

ABB laid off 113 of its employees at the South Boston small electrical transformers plant on Wednesday, idling nearly a quarter of the local workforce.

650-ton transformer to be transported in Maryland

USA, Maryland: A 650-ton transformer headed for Wildcat Point Generating Station in Cecil County, Maryland will cause detours as it makes its way across the western part of the county starting next week.

Schaffner Group restructures to form new power entity

USA, Virginia & New Jersey: The Schaffner Group, provider of electronic systems solutions and engineered low and medium voltage transformer, has announced a new sales structure in North America with a new entity Schaffner North America, Power Solutions.

Dominion Virginia to invest $9.5B in power infrastructure

USA, Virginia: Dominion Virginia Power, a Virginia-based power company, has announced its plan to invest nearly $9.5 billion to 2020 in order to increase solar and other new generation capacity and to upgrade infrastructure.

Delta Star to purchase Alstom transformer factory in Montreal

USA, Virginia: Lynchburg-based transformer and mobile substation manufacturer Delta Star, Inc. has announced an agreement to purchase the Alstom transformer factory in Saint-Jean-Sur-Richelieu near Montreal in Quebec, Canada.

Virginia Transformer forms alliance with Caravels

USA, Virginia: Virginia Transformer Corp. (VTC) has closed an alliance deal with Caravels, the new owner of Efacec Power Transformer, claiming it now forms the second largest transformer business by capacity and size in the United States.