Industry News

  1. Empire State Connector Successfully Completes First Of Two Stages Of Solicitation For 1,000MW Utica To Brooklyn HVDC Transmission Line

    Empire State Connector Corp. today announced the successful completion of Stage One of a two-stage Open Solicitation process for interested parties to reserve space on the proposed 265-mile, 1,000 megawatt (MW) fully buried Empire State Connector (ESC) high voltage direct current (HVDC) electric transmission line

  2. Wärtsilä Smart Power Generation Plant Will Ensure Reliable Power Supply For Jakarta’s New Transport System

    The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to deliver a 100 MW Smart Power Generation plant to PT Indonesia Power, a subsidiary of PT PLN (Persero).

  3. Cross Texas Transmission Partners With Think Power Solutions For State Of The Art Aerial Inspection And Vegetation Management Software

    After a successful pilot program, Cross Texas Transmission, LLC (CTT) has engaged Think Power Solutions (Think Power) to develop a comprehensive vegetation management inspection application using Think Power's lightweight suite of software services

  4. VINCI : VINCI Energies Wins A Contract To Build New Overhead Power Transmission Lines In Scotland

    INCI Energies has won a design-build contract for new power transmission infrastructure in Scotland via its Omexom brand and in a joint venture with the British Morgan Sindall firm

  5. Prysmian To Provide A Strategic Power Grid Connection In Bahrain

    Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, has been awarded a new contract worth in the region of €80M by EWA (Electricity and Water Authority of the Government of the Kingdom of Bahrain) to develop a new 400 kV cable loop circuit. As part of EWA’s strategic 400 kV Transmission Development programme (2009 – 2013), this project adds a crucial link to the infrastructure of the Kingdom of Bahrain and is the first 400 kV XLPE submarine cable to be installed in the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) Region

  6. Quanta Services Selected By NextBridge Infrastructure For The Ontario East-West Tie Line Project

    Quanta Services, Inc. (NYSE: PWR) announced today that it was selected by NextBridge Infrastructure (NextBridge) through a competitive bid process to construct the Ontario East-West Tie Line Project in northern Ontario

  7. E-J Electric T&D LLC Rebuilds And Enhances Reliability Of The Milford 115kV Transmission Line

    E-J Electric T&D LLC (E-J Electric) completed an electric project on the Milford Transmission Line between the Milvon Substation to the Devon Tie Switching Substation rebuilding and updating existing electric equipment

  8. ABB Achieves Breakthrough With World’s Most Powerful HVDC Transformer

    ABB has set another pioneering innovation record with the successful testing of the low and high voltage units of the world’s most powerful ultrahigh-voltage direct current (UHVDC) transformer

  9. FirstEnergy Transmission Project In Northeast Ohio Nearing Completion

    FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) and its subsidiaries are rebuilding and modernizing an existing transmission line to enhance service reliability for Ohio Edison customers in Portage and Trumbull counties

  10. ABB Launches TruONE, The World’s First True All-In-One ATS For Critical Power

    ABB launches recently TruONE, an all-new automatic transfer switch (ATS) with connectivity and monitoring functions for critical power applications.