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Automation Milestones

ABB in Canada is pleased to present you with a few of our Automation Milestones.

NEWFOUNDLAND

ABB is providing ExxonMobil's Hebron offshore oil project with a Main Instrumentation and Controls Solution and Topsides Telecommunications Systems as part of its subcontract with WorleyParsons Canada.

SASKATCHEWAN

ABB in Canada is supplying the world’s largest mine hoists ever designed and manufactured for BHP Billiton. Four complete mine hoist systems will be delivered between 2015 and 2018 at the Jansen Potash Project.

TENNESSEE

ABB completes acquisition of Thomas & Betts, advancing ABB’s strategy of expanding its Low Voltage Products division into new markets and broadening ABB's low voltage offering.

QUÉBEC

Baldor, a member of the ABB Group, announces a capital investment at its Ste-Claire plant in Québec. Investissements Québec is contributing to the transfer of Baldor’s pulleys production from Mexico to Ste-Claire.

PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA

ABB in Canada commissions an ENVILINE™ Energy Storage System that captures, stores and reuses the excess regenerative train braking energy, and integrates it with optimization software to enable the sale of frequency regulation services to the regional power market.

WASHINGTON STATE

ABB in Canada developed and implemented a solution that improved the Grand Coulee Dam's generating capacity. ABB’s scope of supply included a turnkey solution to replace the aging excitation systems in the third power house.

ONTARIO

ABB in Canada's Robotics business re-enters the arc welding market to better serve local customers, particularly in the area of FlexArc Welding cells. It primarily serves the automotive, agricultural equipment manufacturing and OEM markets.

QUÉBEC

ABB Analytical Measurement is supplying a new type of optical instrument for the SITELLE project. This imaging spectrometer will study the chemical and dynamical evolution of galaxies and nebulae to broaden our knowledge of the evolution of the universe.


*Some images shown illustrate similar projects at other sites.