Posts tagged as transformer

Power transformer company wins two-year frame contract

A multimillion rand two-year frame contract awarded by Eskom to Actom Power Transformers represents an extension of the range of power transformers covered compared with the previous frame contract. The current contract, effective from April 2017 through to March 2019, covers the production and supply of power transformers of 1,25 MVA up to 160 MVA at […]

Transformer oil analysis contract awarded

ArcelorMittal South Africa (AMSA), the largest steel producer on the African continent, has awarded Wear Check the contract for the provision of the analysis of transformer oil samples at AMSA. Earlier this year, Wear Check bought Transformer Chemistry Services (TCS) and appointed Ian Gray, the managing director of TCS, to run the new transformer services […]

Rail infrastructure investment leads to new transformer factory

  ABB South Africa opened a new transformer factory near its Longmeadow headquarters, east of Johannesburg, recently. The 2450 m2 factory will produce specially designed traction transformers for Bombardier which has been awarded a contract to supply new locomotives to Transnet for its freight trains. The company’s group CEO, Ulrich Spiesshofer, and Lionel October, the director-general […]

Vandal-proof mini substations

  PCB Power Transformers is one of four successful bidders to be City Power’s (Johannesburg) supplier of mini substations built to their new specification. The company prides itself in the fact that it was the first supplier to have manufactured the new specification mini substation and have it approved by City Power. The mini substation […]

Range of CTs extended

  Denver Technical Products offers a wide range of clamp-type current transformers (CTs) from French company Universal Technic. The range, which includes a variety of sizes for different bubars, has been extended and now offers over 3500 products for AC/DC current measurement from 1 mA to 15 000 A.   The newest addition is the […]