• Mechanical and electrical framework invitation

    Mechanical and electrical framework invitation

    Gibbons Engineering Group has announced an invitation to join the Anglian Water mechanical and electrical (M&E) framework for the awarding of planned and emergency work at local AW sites.

    This means Gibbons is one of a number of companies to be allocated M&E projects for Anglian Water. Via an online interface, Gibbons’ quoting and invoicing of jobs now becomes much more streamlined.

  • Acquisition of terminal block business 

    TE Connectivity (TE) and ABB announce TE has closed its previously announced acquisition of ABB’s ENTRELEC terminal block business.

    “We are combining two portfolios that will be more competitive under TE’s ownership,” said Tarak Mehta, president of ABB's Electrification Products division. “This transaction demonstrates ABB’s commitment to active portfolio management, a key element of our Next Level strategy”.

  • TV’s Steph McGovern to present ECA Awards

    Popular broadcaster Steph McGovern is set to host this year’s ECA Industry Awards Dinner, taking place on Friday 7th June 2019.

  • Seal of approval 

    ABB’s Structure Mounted Outdoor Switchgear (SMOS) Light switchgear has received full approval from Network Rail following a stringent five-year review process. 

  • ABB upskills Network Rail operators

    Forty Network Rail engineers have received training on ABB’s SMOS Light in readiness for electrification of the Great Western line.

  • Island life: Saft to support Bermuda’s future electricity plans 

    Saft is delivering a turnkey order to supply an Energy Storage System to Bermuda Electric Light Company (BELCO). The system will provide up to 10MW power for spinning reserves and frequency response to maintain grid stability.

  • Intelligent grid connections

    Stephen Jones, ABB Power Grid’s head of business development for the Distributed Energy Sector, explains what makes a grid connection intelligent – and how this can help data centre operators.

  • ABB unveils ability condition monitoring solution for switchgear

    ABB has unveiled a new asset health solution for switchgear (SWICOM), aimed at improving efficiency and operational safety.

  • InterContinental Hotel cuts energy usage with the help of ABB

    A landmark hotel in Madrid is saving energy and meeting its environmental goals after equipping its heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems with ABB drives and high efficiency motors. 

  • New ABB facility extends EV service capabilities

    ABB Electrification’s business is extending its service capabilities for electrical vehicle charging systems, solar, low- and medium-voltage electrical systems with a dedicated service workshop located at Coleshill, Birmingham.

  • ABB wins national award for training course portfolio

    ABB has won 'Contribution to Skills and Training' at the annual Motion Control Industry (MCI) awards, held in Birmingham in May.