Disconnectors and Earthing Switches for Avacon Netz

Plzeň, Czech Republic, July 2022 – R&S SERW will manufacture and deliver a total of 47 high voltage horizontal disconnectors and 10 earthing switches. The products will be supplied for Avacon Netz GmbH to the substation Mehringen in Germany. This is another delivery by SERW for this German network operator.

Some specifications of the project:

  • Scope of work at the site: adjustment and putting into service
  • Ordered: Q2 2022
  • Scheduled delivery: Q3 2023
  • Project volume: 11.657.073 CZK

Details of ordered devices:

  • 123 kV 3-phase horizontal disconnectors with/without earthing switches (47 pcs)
  • 123 kV 3-phase earthing switches (10 pcs)

The entire project will be implemented in one stage. The successful execution of the supply will depend on proper production planning combined with accurate coordination of sub-suppliers. In order to fulfill all terms of the contract, R&S SERW will also use the new assembly line of disconnectors and drives.

About Avacon Netz
Avacon Netz GmbH is the regional network operator in Lower Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt, Hesse and North Rhine-Westphalia. The company, which is part of the E.ON Group, ensures a secure energy supply around the clock for local authorities, industry, commerce and households. With more than 85,000 km of electricity and gas networks, Avacon Netz GmbH integrates more than 19 billion kilowatt-hours of renewable energy every year.

About R&S SERW
R&S SERW is part of the Swiss-based R&S Group, a leading provider of electrical infrastructure products in key markets. Founded in 1993 from the Skoda factory, R&S SERW has developed into one of the leading switching device manufacturers in Europe. Thanks to many years of experience in the field of power products with a focus on switching devices, R&S SERW is a competent and reliable partner for customers all over the world.