A new power transformer to support the modern chemical industry

Łódź, Poland, August 2021 R&S ZREW has delivered a transformer to one of the biggest chemical companies in Poland – Zakłady Azotowe Kędzierzyn (ZAK), part of the Grupa Azoty.

Located in the south of Poland in Kędzierzyn-Koźle, Grupa Azoty ZAK S.A. offers a wide range of products and components within the chemical industry. The key production focuses on the use of fertilisers in agriculture. Furthermore, there is more technology to produce ammonia, compressed hydrogen, aldehydes and alcohols, and other chemicals.

R&S ZREW delivered a 16 MVA unit to strengthen the energy system in ZAK and to secure continuity of energy supply and the overall production processes.

Order details:

  • Transformer specification: 16 MVA (MV/MV) with on-load voltage regulation
  • Place of delivery: Grupa Azoty Zakłady Azotowe Kędzierzyn S.A., Kędzierzyn-Koźle
  • Scope of work: production and delivery of new transformer; on-site assembling, circuits and cell adaptation
  • Date of delivery: Q2 2021

About Grupa Azoty Zakłady Azotowe Kędzierzyn S.A.:
Grupa Azoty ZAK S.A. is one of the largest chemical manufacturers in Poland. The company’s products are geared towards the following sectors of the economy: agriculture, the construction industry, chemical processing, and the plastics industry.

About R&S ZREW
R&S  ZREW is part of the Swiss-based R&S Group, a leading provider in selected niches for power products. ZREW is a leading Polish manufacturer of oil-immersed transformers with power ratings up to 120 MVA. The portfolio includes transformers for power stations, heat and power plants, wind farms, distribution networks as well as special and furnace transformers.

Main photo: Grupa Azoty ZAK S.A.