ABB wins multiple orders for resilient transformers

Switzerland, Zurich: ABB has won orders from three major US utilities for its new solution to deliver hardened and bullet resistant transformers, and facilitate the protection of critical grid assets.

Within the scope of the orders, the manufacturer will supply a 700 MVA, 345 kV power transformer, two 100 MVA, 141 kV power transformers and three 500 kV single-phase units, according to the company press release.

The transformers will be UL-752 standard compliant and feature armor steel shielding as well as other components integrated in the new solution designed to help utilities meet new security and resiliency standards for critical substations in the US.

Source: ABB
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