ABB awarded three-year frame agreement for new air-insulated switchgear with City of Cape Town

2016-02-25 - ABB South Africa has been awarded a three-year frame agreement for its UniGear air-insulated switchgear (AIS) and ZX0.2 gas-insulated switchgear (GIS), from the City of Cape Town.

New System pro E Power Modular Switchboards; ABB provides a Key Resource for Productivity Improvement.

2016-02-17 - Johannesburg, South Africa – The arrival of ABB’s innovative main distribution switchboard solution, System pro E Power, in the South African market provides a modular switchboard solution rated up to 6300A with short-circuit current up to 120 kA. The modular system provides an industry-leading level of flexibility, combined with simplicity and speed of assembly, to local switchboard manufacturers.

ABB: increased profitability in challenging markets

2016-02-03 - Press release: Q4 and full-year 2015 results

Last call for $300,000 research grant from ABB – deadline is 31st of January 2016

2016-01-13 - The leading power and automation technology group ABB invests heavily in research and development around the globe. The latest addition to these efforts is the inaugural competition for the ABB Research Award in Honor of Hubertus von Gruenberg, which will give outstanding postdocs the opportunity to continue their research. The ABB Research Award offers a $300,000 grant for postdoctoral research that makes creative use of software, electronics and/or new materials, to pave the way for groundbreaking industrial solutions.

ABB leaders at COP21 to promote renewables, microgrids and energy efficiency

2015-12-09 - ABB’s innovative electric bus charging technology was one of the highlights of a show of sustainable transport systems around the Eiffel Tower in Paris, where world leaders are meeting to seek a global agreement to tackle climate change.

ABB to energize world leading facility for materials research using neutrons

2015-12-07 - ABB technologies to provide reliable and sustainable power to support innovation in materials research

ABB delivers locally manufactured inverter solutions for 86 MWp solar plant in South Africa

2015-11-30 - ABB is strengthening its position in the solar market in South Africa by delivering packaged inverter solutions for an 86 megawatt-peak (MWp) project near Prieska in South Africa. This packaged inverter solution comprises locally manufactured inverter stations and medium voltage (MV) transformer stations with related services.

ABB to support Zambia’s electrical engineering education

2015-11-26 - Lusaka, Zambia, Nov. 25, 2015 – ABB announced today it will support the education of young Zambian engineers by providing high-tech equipment for a training substation of the School of Engineering at the University of Zambia.

ABB opens Technology Day in Mozambique

2015-11-26 - Maputo, Mozambique, Nov. 24, 2015 – ABB CEO Ulrich Spiesshofer opened today for the first time in Mozambique its Technology Day customer event to engage with senior government officials and industry entrepreneurs and managers.

ABB sponsors pupil’s taking part in the 12th annual World Robot Olympiad (WRO) held in November 2015, Doha, Qatar.

2015-11-24 - As part of our CSI initiative, ABB sponsored students from Greenside High School, Philip Ginster and Stevens Ndawonde, together with their coach, Anne Ginster to take part in this milestone event. The grade 9 team secured their place at the World Robot Olympiad after distinguishing themselves from a strong field, winning a gold medal in the junior high division at the Gauteng regional competition.

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