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Interview with R&S CEO Mike Lauper

Sissach, Switzerland, September 2018 – In this month‘s issue of the well-known German magazine „Wirtschaftsforum“, a two-page interview with R&S CEO Mike Lauper was published. Mr. Lauper, who joined R&S in July 2017, talks about quick-wins, digital innovation, megatrends, and more. Read the full interview (only in German) and find out where the R&S Group is heading in the future.

Modernization of the railway station Horní Cerekev

Plzeň, Czech Republic, September 2018 – SERW in cooperation with OHL ŽS, a Czech company specializing in implementing complex projects for various construction works, will deliver components for the modernization of the railway switching and supply station Horní Cerekev. The delivery, scheduled for October 2018, will contain various components for air-insulated switchgear.

Challenging project for Schleswig-Holstein Netz AG

Plzeň, Czech Republic, August 2018 – Schleswig-Holstein Netz AG, one of the biggest grid operators in Northern Germany, has chosen SERW as their partner for upgrading their distribution grid. A total of 35 horizontal disconnectors and 8 earthing switches will be delivered to the substation Handewitt/Flensburg end of this year. The large order will be delivered in just one shipment, bringing along some challenges for the project.

Latest product innovations at ENERGETAB

Łódź, Poland, August 2018 – ZREW and Tesar will show their latest product innovations at ENERGETAB, the largest trade fair of modern appliances, apparatus and technologies for the power industry in Poland. The trade show, starting from 11 to 13 September 2018, is a great opportunity to meet existing and future customers, suppliers as well as young and ambitious people who want to learn more about power products, e.g. students and engineers. Visit us in pavilion O, booth 11.

Special application of self-protected voltage transformers

Subbiano Arezzo, Italy, August 2018 – Back in 2012, Tesar’s research and development team in cooperation with Enel distribution engineers, studied, developed, tested and homologated the so-called SVT – self-protected voltage transformer. The transformers are now used in a special application in the Enel Group distribution networks to feed the auxiliary services for the remote control.

Custom-made disconnector for Statnett, Norway

Plzeň, Czech Republic, August 2018 – A custom-made design for vertical disconnectors has been created for Statnett, an important system operator in the Norwegian energy system. The company operates about 11'000 km of high-voltage power lines and has about 150 stations all over Norway. To modernize the current substations, a new and very special design of disconnectors was required.

New office in Dubai

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 2018 – Tesar's new and modern office in Dubai enhances the strong leadership position as well as supporting the further expansion in the Middle East. The new office makes sure that our experts are always close to you to provide you with the best possible service.

Gold KEMA certificate of short-circuit performance

Łódź, Poland, August 2018 – Over the past few months, one of the transformers produced by ZREW has been subjected to multiple short-circuit tests and an out-of-tank inspection. The tests were performed by the renowned testing organization KEMA and ended with the awarding of the Gold KEMA certificate of short-circuit performance. This makes ZREW one of the most trusted transformer manufacturers in the world.

Matterhorn region Switzerland

Sissach, Switzerland, July 2018 – Two coupling transformers were put into operation at a height of 2’939m in the Matterhorn region of Switzerland. The complex transport operation started in the early morning in order to prevent any disturbance of the visitors. With the help of the local ropeway, the transformers reached their final destination at a height of 2’939m.

Record-breaking order for TAURON Dystrybucja

Łódź, Poland, July 2018 – ZREW will supply 54 power transformers for TAURON Dystrybucja, one of the biggest distribution network operators in Poland. The company distributes energy to about 5,5 million people and covers 25% of the whole electricity grid in Poland. It is the largest individual order in the history of ZREW.

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