Equipment & Technology

Tognum AG has signed a memorandum with JSC Transmashholding, one of Russia's biggest rolling stock manufacturers, to set up a joint venture company for diesel engine and on-site power production in the city of Kolomna, near Moscow.

ABB’s long and distinguished heritage came into play recently when the Dinorwig hydroelectric substation in Snowdonia chose an ABB AK100 gas analyser to replace a 30-year-old gas detection system originally supplied by Kent.

France’s EDF and the China Guangdong Nuclear Power Holding Company have created the Guangdong Taishan Nuclear Power Joint Venture Company, to construct and operate two European pressurized water reactor nuclear power stations at Taishan, Guangdong.

Nextreme has developed a miniature, thin film thermoelectric generator (TEG) that converts heat directly into electricity.