e.POWER issue 08|2016

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Making power available even to the smallest of homes – thanks to SBG Neumark

The good news for wind power: The performance capability of wind turbines is further on the increase. This means that demands on transformer design are increasing as well, as space in the tower of a wind power station is extremely confined.Even better news for our wind power... 

From “kingdom” to “kingdom”

Royal SMIT renews its contacts with Canada The Dutch company Royal SMIT Transformers B.V. is the member of the SGB-SMIT Group which has traditionally supplied large energy providers in North America. For Royal SMIT, the market is divided into three parts: The sales territory... 

Highlighting modern art of Southeast Asia

With transformers from SGB MY: The largest collection of modern art from Singapore and Southeast Asia is to be found in the citystate of Singapore. Investing more than half a billion Singapore Dollars (approx. EUR 325 million), the former City Hall of Singapore and the... 

SGB-SMIT Group equips new Hungarian substation

Retrasib autotransformers successfully connected to the grid On 19 January, Retrasib signed a contract with a Hungarian power transmission and distribution company, regarding two 250/250/75MVA, 400/128/18 kV autotransformers intended for the new Perkata substation south of... 

After-Sales Service of OTC / SGB-USA really is taking off

Solving problems at 90 m above the ground OTC received a call from a customer of the SGB-SMIT Group who was concerned about the tightening torques used for clamping the windings of a cast-resin transformer. Within 48 hours, staff were dispatched to assess the situation. As... 

Trust is the world’s strongest currency

looking back to 2015 in the USA Since the year 2000, SGB-SMIT Group has also been operating on the US energy market. The last fiscal year recorded the largest order intake to date. Of course, the favorable dollar exchange rate makes it especially attractive for North American... 

An upturn from the East

Offshore technology for Chinese wind turbine manufacturers The wind is changing towards sustainability: The Chinese government is relying on growth in the field of wind energy and has focused on strong growth in the installation of offshore wind parks for the years to come. To... 

SBG Neumark back in the growth market

Presenting Lahmeyer-Compact-Stationen® at the Middle East Electricity (MEE) exhibition in Dubai. Extreme temperature fluctuations, frequent sand storms and high performances requirements: where conventional transformer stations reach their limits, Lahmeyer-Compact-Stationen®...