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ABB Electrification Products - Ekip UP: Digital unit to upgrade existing systems

Ekip UP easily updates basic switchboard with new monitoring, protection and power control solutions. (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - Connecting panels to the IIoT

The migration from analog to digital control panels is accelerating. Driven by the promise of increased control, improved maintenance, and optimized processes, panel builders and buyers are increasingly looking for ways to connect to the Industrial Internet of Things. This article details the benefits of digitalization and describes how to implement it. (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - Capitalizing on more-efficient solar components

Read this white paper to find out how component selection directly impact solar farm profitability by through efficiency and reliability. (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - SCCR calculations made easy

Our experts have designed this toolkit to take the work out of SCCR calculations. (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - High-powered DC switch disconnectors

Thanks to a compact design, efficiency and reliability, OTDC switches bring photovoltaic installations to the next level. (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - Low-voltage products for solar power

Unlimited, safe energy with zero emissions.

ABB provides the most comprehensive portfolio of products, systems and solutions along the solar PV value chain that enable the generation, transmission and distribution of solar power for both on-grid and off-grid applications. (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - IEC indoor vacuum contactors VSC

MV contactors are suitable for operating in AC and are normally used to control electrical equipment requiring a high number of hourly operations, up to 12 kV, 400 A. (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - System pro E power

Main distribution switchboards up to 6300A (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - Switches

A wide range of high quality switches

The switch family consists of a complete range of switch-disconnectors, switch fuses, change-over switches, automatic transfer switches, bypass switches, cam switches and fuses. (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - Ekip UP

Leveraging our digital innovations (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - SACE Tmax T

All the circuit-breakers, both three-pole and four-pole, are available in the fixed version; sizes T4 and T5 in the plug-in version and T4, T5, T6, and T7 also in the withdrawable one. (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - Circuit breakers with built-in sync-check function

One device - multiple functions - lear how selecting breakers that include the features of synchronizing relays can save installation time, space and overall cost of your control panels. (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - Increase Equipment Lifespan - Surge Protectors

OVR range of Surge Protectors is designed to protect electrical systems and equipment against transitory surges and impulses caused by lightning and operations on the electrical grid. (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - High Breaking Capacity - Compact Dimensions

The latest Tmax XT circuit breakers offer high breaking capacity in up to 37% smaller size. Find out how the smaller footprint and extended amperages enable panel builders and manufacturers to save costs while maintaining high performance. (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - Stop overloads & short circuits with MCBs

Miniature circuit breakers protect installations against overload and short-circuit, warranting reliability and safety for operations. Uncompromising safety and comfort, in a compact protection solution. (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - A complete motor protection concept

Manual motor starters are electromechanical protection devices for the main circuit that can be used to switch motors manually ON/OFF and to provide fuse-less protection against short-circuit, overload and phase failures. Fuse-less protection saves costs, space and ensures a quick reaction under short-circuit condition by switching off the motor within milliseconds. (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - Components for utility-scale PV solar applications

Advanced low-voltage components for next-generation 1,500 V DC utility-scale PV solar applications. (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - PSTX Softstarters Improve Installation Efficiency

The latest softstarter technology from ABB has already been proven capable of reducing panel size by 20%. (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - Engineer out the hazard - Arc Guard TVOC-2

The TVOC-2 is an optical detection system that together with an external breaker can limit the damage done to personnel and equipment in case of an arc accident happening. A Functional Safety SIL-2 classification makes the TVOC-2 Arc Guard System one of the most reliable arc mitigation products available on the market. (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - Quick-Kon, High speed, automatic wire crimping

The new Quick-KonTM automated crimping system employs a patented feeding method for electronic feeding prior to termination. Find out how the speed and flexibility enables increased productivity, while reducing labor costs and change-out time (read more)

ABB Electrification Products - Safety w/ Service Continuity & Easy Fault Location

Selectivity is the solution - Combine safety with service continuity and easy fault location. Learn about the benefits of selectivity. (read more)

News articles and press releases for ABB Electrification Products:

10/25/2012

Zurich, Switzerland, October 25, 2012 - ABB reported steady orders and higher revenues (2) in the third quarter of 2012 despite a challenging macroeconomic environment,

07/26/2012

Steady top line growth in a mixed market -Orders and revenues increased1, orders steady to higher in all regions

04/25/2012

Top-line growth in a challenging environment - Orders up 2% (unchanged organic), revenues up 8% (6% organic) vs Q1 2011 - Order backlog at a near-record $29.9 billion - Operational EBITDA3 7% lower on negative mix and pricing

03/14/2012

Licensing agreement to Utilize the Blink® EV Charging Network includes additional venture capital investment in ECOtality

02/16/2012

ABB reports solid fourth quarter performance, 2011 net income up 24%

10/27/2011

ABB reported a 24-percent increase in operational EBITDA in the third quarter on double-digit revenue growth compared with the third quarter of last year.

07/21/2011

ABB reported a 43-percent increase in second-quarter net income to $893 million amid strong industrial growth, higher earnings in the Power Systems division and the contribution from recent acquisitions, especially Baldor Electric.

07/01/2011

Rapid growth of electric vehicle (EV) fleet drives demand for fast-charging solutions

06/28/2011

A $1 million gift to the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith Foundation from Baldor, a member of the ABB Group - has been given in honor of John McFarland’s 41 years of service to Baldor Electric Co.

06/16/2011

June 2011 marks an important milestone for the energy efficiency of low-voltage (LV) motors in Europe.

05/12/2011

Major stake in Validus DC Systems provides innovative electrical distribution technology that lowers total facility costs by up to 30%

04/28/2011

2011 attendance breaks all prior event records, reflects growing optimism throughout process and power industries

04/27/2011

Orders up 25%1 (19% organic2); 18% revenue growth (12% organic) at two-year high

04/14/2011

Get instant access to our library of rich-media training modules. Our e-Learning Center is a great way for you and your employees to keep current on everything from the basics to our latest product innovations.

02/17/2011

Zurich, Switzerland, Feb. 17, 2011 – ABB reported strong order growth in the fourth quarter of 2010 and higher revenues driven by strong industrial demand for energy efficiency and improved productivity as well as

01/28/2011

Zurich, Switzerland, January 27, 2011 – ABB Ltd (NYSE: ABB), the leading power and automation technology group today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Baldor Electric Company (NYSE: BEZ), a North American leader in industrial motors.

11/30/2010

Agreed transaction: ABB and Baldor announce a recommended offer for ABB to acquire Baldor for $63.50 per share, an overall transaction value of $4.2 billion, including net debt of $1.1 billion.

10/28/2010

- Orders up 18% on industrial recovery and large power order
- Revenues positive after five quarters of decline
- Operational EBIT margin2 up to 14.0% as cost take-out delivers further benefits

07/22/2010

ABB’s orders grew 5 percent in the second quarter of 2010, led by increases of more than 20 percent in each of the company’s automation divisions on the strength of the global economic recovery.

06/15/2010

Hundreds of customers from metro Milwaukee signed up to see show, venue, and attend technical workshops

04/22/2010

* Orders down 19%, but base orders indicate negative trends are reversing * Revenues 11 percent lower, reflecting 2009 order declines * EBIT at $709 million, down approximately $150 million * Cash from operations improved by more than $500 million

03/10/2010

ABB’s “Best Show on Earth” – and You’re Invited! May 18-20, 2010 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas. More than 4,000 people will gather from 40 countries for the largest ABB customer event in the world.

03/08/2010

.In modern industrial automation applications, small PLC solutions often are ideal -- particularly as part of a stand-alone environment. With the introduction of the AC500-eCo, ABB has added such a product to the AC500 family.

03/08/2010

2010-03-08 - The CM-MPN family of 3-phase voltage monitors offer a new cost effective, feature rich, solution for protection of rotation sensitive three phase equipment.

02/15/2010

The acquisition strengthens ABB’s offering within machine safety and low-voltage products.

09/28/2009

The electrical industry’s first current limiting, touch safe, fully coordinated UL 67 Panelboard