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Motor and drives from ABB bring farm history to life for stately home visitors

A farm in Cheshire is bringing 200 years of agricultural history to life for visitors using a 21st century motor and energy-efficient variable speed drives (VSDs). ABB and its authorised value provider, Central Electrical,  supported the Tatton Hall estate’s £1.3 million Field to Fork project by  supplying an  ABB motor …

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ABB drives standard for automation and future-proofed IIoT architectures

Just as HTML spurred growth of the Web, the new Open Platform Communication Unified Architecture (OPC UA) interoperability standard will enable industrial players to unlock the full potential of Industry 4.0. In an announcement published by the OPC Foundation, the organisation states its vision of becoming the worldwide industrial interoperability …

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ABB’s UK Engineering Centre doubles in size to meet rising demand

Following a doubling in workshop space, ABB’s UK Engineering Centre now offers its customers extended services including engineered upgrades, retrofits and tailored replacements. ABB has doubled the size of its UK Engineering Centre to tackle demand for servicing variable speed drives (VSDs), developing specialist test rigs (STRs) and customer training. …

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ABB to bring reliable power supply to the largest petrochemical plant in the Philippines

ABB has won an order from JG Summit Petrochemical Corporation to supply electrical and process power management systems for its petrochemical expansion project. The project will increase cracker production of ethylene by 50 per cent to 480,000 tpa and propylene by 26 per cent to 240,000 tpa. The new bimodal polyethylene plant …

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ABB wins E-house order for São Paulo pipeline network in Brazil

An alternative to permanent structures, ABB’s ‘plug and play’ E-house will save time and reduce costs involved in the delivery and housing of critical electrical equipment for the modernisation of the Sao Paulo pipeline.  ABB has won an order from the SACS/NIPLAN construction consortium to supply an E-house to support the modernisation …

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ABB provides its largest ever fully integrated control and security system

ABB’s innovative security, monitoring and communications technology has been installed on the 1,850 km Trans-Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline (TANAP). The first phase, ‘Gas to Eskisehir’ officially opened in early summer 2018 ahead of schedule. ABB provided the security, telecommunications, SCADA main control room, containerised equipment rooms and has installed the …

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ABB to deliver fastest upstream start-up for Aasta Hansteen’s first gas production

ABB is set to deliver what it believes to be the world’s fastest start-up when Equinor’s Aasta Hansteen gas field begins operating and produces its first gas later this year. ABB is in the final phase of providing a suite of innovative ABB Ability digital technologies for Aasta Hansteen, which …

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ABB launches guide for oil and gas operators transitioning to a new energy mix

In an evolving energy mix environment, ABB makes recommendations for preparing a digital strategy that will help overcome potential hurdles. A robust digital strategy will avoid risks of creating technology silos that lead to fragmented working and poor performance, says ABB in a new guide for oil and gas operators …

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ABB’s YuMi comes to Smartech Selfridges

High street shops meet high tech manufacturing as Smartech Selfridges customers enjoy a cup of coffee served by ABB’s collaborative robot, YuMi. The Selfridges store in London’s Oxford Street has long been known for showcasing the latest innovations. Throughout its 109-year history the famed department store has played host to …

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