PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

More news: Engineering
Written by / Agency / Source: ABB Robotics / ABB Ltd

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

ABB Wins $51 Million Order from Largest Copper Producer in Kazakhstan - Partnership agreement signed for a complete electrification and automation solution to improve productivity and power reliability for Bozshakol and Aktogay copper mines - ABB.com
ABB Wins $51 Million Order from Largest Copper Producer in Kazakhstan

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Zurich, Switzerland, 2012/12/10 - Partnership agreement signed for a complete electrification and automation solution to improve productivity and power reliability for Bozshakol and Aktogay copper mines - ABB.com. NYSE: ABB

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Engineering Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, received first orders worth $51 million under a partnership agreement signed with Kazakhstan’s largest copper producer Kazakhmys PLC, to provide comprehensive electrification and automation solutions for two new copper plants in Kazakhstan.

ABB will supply in its first order the switchyard, switch room and other electrical equipment, together with the control system for the Bozshakol mine. The delivery will provide Kazakhmys with reliable electrical infrastructure ensuring process efficiency and productivity.

Kazakhmys is one of the world’s top copper producers and the largest in Kazakhstan operating 16 mines. Located in the northern part of the country, the Bozshakol sulphide and clay complex has an expected annual ore processing capacity of 30 million tons. The Aktogay oxide and sulphide facility in the southeast is expected to process 30 million tons of ore annually. Its development has just been approved by Kazakhmys. Both mines are among the world’s largest undeveloped copper deposits and will contribute to Kazakhstan’s long-term industrial development.

“ABB’s extensive mining industry expertise, strong local presence to facilitate life cycle services, and long-term relationship with Kazakhmys were important factors in signing this agreement,” said Veli-Matti Reinikkala, head of ABB’s Process Automation division.” As single source supplier, ABB enables Kazakhmys to benefit from synergies across these sites during and after project delivery.”

This agreement follows two previous orders worth $45 million each for gearless mill drive packages, and covers the complete electrification, instrumentation and automation for both sites. The overall scope of supply includes substation and power transformers, high-voltage power factor compensation and harmonic filters, distribution transformers, transportable switch rooms, as well as state-of-the-art Extended Automation System 800xA.

Installation and commissioning of the equipment at Bozshakol is scheduled for September 2013, and at Aktogay one year later.

ABB (abb.com) is a leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility and industry customers to improve their performance while lowering environmental impact. The ABB Group of companies operates in around 100 countries and employs about 145,000 people.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Engineering Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: ABB Robotics / ABB Ltd

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Engineering articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


ABB Wins $51 Million Order from Largest Copper Producer in Kazakhstan

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

ABB |
Publisher Contact: Antonio Ligi / Thomas Schmidt - ABB.com 
+41 43 317 6568 media.relations[.]ch.abb.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any ABB Robotics / ABB Ltd securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Engineering via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From ABB Robotics / ABB Ltd / Company Profile


Read Engineering Most Recent Related Newswires:

ABB Wins $130 Million Power Order in the UK
ABB and Northvolt Partner for Europe’s Largest Battery Factory
ABB to Acquire GE Industrial Solutions
ABB Drives the Expansion of E-mobility Fast Charging Infrastructure in Germany
ABB Takes Smart Home Experience to New Heights with Amazon and Sonos Solutions
Databricks Secures $140 Million to Accelerate Analytics and Artificial Intelligence in the Enterprise
Lahmeyer Hands Over First EPC Contract to PLN for 135 MW CCPP Lombok, Indonesia
Lahmeyer Signs Memorandum of Cooperation with COIDIC
ABB Wins $30 Million Order to Upgrade Nordic HVDC Link
ABB Completes Acquisition of B&R
TruTag Wins 2017 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation
ABB Acquires KEYMILE’s Communication Networks Business to Strengthen Digital Grid Portfolio and Software Focus
ABB Delivers DolWin2 Wind Connection
ABB Strengthens Commitment to Canada
Singapore to Convene Luminary Global Energy Leaders to Support Low Carbon Future

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  SKS Media | SKS Associates Ltd

Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona





 
  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)