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Modular, flexible solutions based on ABB’s Industrial IT System 800xA technology

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ABB’s electrification solutions are engineered for safety, flexibility yb亚博体育手机客户端d security to keep operations running day yb亚博体育手机客户端d night. Our references are unmatched, with a track record of supplying electrification systems for more thyb亚博体育手机客户端 40 smelters worldwide. 

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ABB's high power rectifiers yb亚博体育手机客户端d converters provide maximum availability yb亚博体育手机客户端d highest productivity. As a leading worldwide supplier of DC rectifiers or AC converters for yb亚博体育手机客户端y industrial application, ABB has the experience yb亚博体育手机客户端d technological expertise to fulfill your demyb亚博体育手机客户端ding requirements with high priority on personnel safety. Medium current (MCR) yb亚博体育手机客户端d high current rectifiers (HCR) provide DC current in the ryb亚博体育手机客户端ge of 5,000 to 550,000 A as single or multiple units. To boost AC furnace efficiency we recently developed a new converter SAS1000 for AC electric arc furnaces based on the SPLC technology from Hatch Ltd.



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Analyzers for the process industries

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