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CO2-reduced electrical steel from thyssenkrupp as a sustainable base material for the energy turnaround: thyssenkrupp Electrical Steel supplies transformer specialist SGB-SMIT with electrical steel for E.ON's new digital stations

  • bluemint® powercore with 50% less CO2 intensity
  • delivery of 50 tons to transformer specialist SGB-SMIT
  • transformers with CO2-reduced electrical…

Royal SMIT Transformers completes the acquisition of DNV’s transformer oil laboratory

The transfer comprises the laboratory, its personnel and the ISO 17025 accreditation. Nijmegen/Arnhem, The Netherlands, 1 October 2021 - Royal SMIT, a…



SGB-SMIT at South Africa's Leading Trade Fair: "The Journey to the Green Transformer

The "Enlit Africa" trade fair previously known as the "African Utility Week & POWERGEN Africa), which describes itself as the leading platform for…


Royal SMIT: Ecology meets economy

Saving greenhouse gases is in the DNA of the SGB-SMIT Group: as a partner of energy producers and distributors, we help to advance the energy…


Retrasib has successfully completed a new design for a 400 MVA autotransformer

On 25.02.2022, the final electrical tests for the autotransformer with a power of 400 MVA and voltages of 400/231/20 kV were successfully completed.


SGB-SMIT and ENEXIS reduce CO2 in transformer production

Long before topics such as sustainability or CO2 footprint gained relevance, transformers from the SGB-SMIT Group were among the most durable and…


Transformer professionals on board: SGB-USA repairs transformer on cruise ship

Almost 300 meters long and with room for more than 3,000 passengers: the cruise ship on which the service crew of SGB-USA/OTC Service was called in…


SGB-SMIT POWER MATLA — marketing efforts paying off with the successful testing of the first transformers for Uganda

SGB-SMIT POWER MATLA enjoys the advantages of its’ local South African history spanning more than 75 years within the African continent and backed by…


SGB Regensburg defies wind, weather and altitude for transformer delivery

Our group member SGB Regensburg has delivered a 20 MVA cast resin transformer (30 kV/10 kV) to Frankfurt am Main. Taken by itself, this would not be…


Powerful combination! SGB-SMIT Group and CRRC ZHUZHOU ELECTRIC JIANGSU CO.,LTD. co-expand offshore wind power market

On September 3, 2021, the signing ceremony of the wind power oil immersed transformer cooperation project between SGB-SMIT Group and CRRC ZHUZHOU…


Two large power transformers delivered by Royal SMIT ready for installation on Offshore platform TenneT.

TenneT project Hollandse Kust (North) offshore wind recently received two 400MVA, 220kV power transformers which are currently being installed on the…


SGB China and Giant DC Signing Strategic Cooperation Agreement, Jointly Building Giant Data Center in Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Region

In early May 2021, SGB China won the bidding of Giant DC’s “Tianjin Base of Big Data Industry around Beijing” Phase I project. On May 21, SGB China…