Powering the railways
ABB is a comprehensive solution provider to the railway sector, working with rail customers to tailor standard solutions that meet individual needs.
As a leading global supplier of technology innovations for both train manufacturers and railway operators, comprehensive ABB products, systems and services are being continually developed for both rolling stock and rail infrastructure.
The lifeblood of electric rail is a reliable source of quality electrical power, because even minor disturbances in power supply or quality can create major network disruptions. ABB’s power protection solutions are critically important because the electricity they safeguard not only powers the trains, but many other essential rail applications as well.
ABB’s comprehensive range of world-class AC and DC power protection and control products ensure maximum availability and return on investment, and reduced lifetime costs. ABB is a power production expert with extensive experience in large international engineering projects, and a thorough understanding that safety, risk management, business continuity and operational excellence are essential ingredients of project success.
ABB’s complete support for integrated rail solutions includes UPS, DC systems and batteries; generator sets, distribution, fire detection, control and monitoring; and unmatched rail expertise, ranging from global service solutions to turnkey project delivery.