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Supplying power to remote exploration camps generates high costs for the mining industry. CrossPower is a mobile microgrid system from PFISTERER that can significantly reduce these costs.

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The frequency of blackouts is increasing in many countries and the USA is no exception. This is due to the continued use of outdated power transformers that have been in service for decades, making them prone to failure. However, a new emergency concept will enable a power supply to be restored in a very short time.

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PFISTERER has expanded its line of gas-free joints with the dry, pluggable CONNEX size 6 cast resin joint. The new cable connection for voltages of up to 170 kV is quick and easy to install, which is why it is particularly well suited to offshore assembly operations on ocean platforms and is compatible with versatile emergency mobile transformers.

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Published in cooperation with Springer International Publishing, the new edition of the reference book “Overhead Lines” promises in-depth expertise.

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NATO uses the Hybrid Power Generation System (H.P.G.S.) to provide a safe supply of power in areas of conflict. This intelligent solution has just won a sustainability award in Paris.

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PFISTERER guarantees access to the railway tracks in the newly opened Gotthard Base Tunnel, even in emergencies, with a specially developed earthing and short-circuit device.

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For the first time, two sister platforms in an offshore wind farm are being directly connected by means of a flexible high-voltage cable with a conductor cross section of 800 mm². This significantly increases the guaranteed energy feed-in. PFISTERER is the only cable accessory manufacturer in the world with the necessary qualifications for this.

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PFISTERER and TPC Wire & Cable Corp. (TPC) have formed a partnership to strengthen their position on the North American market. Working with PFISTERER as the leading German manufacturer of medium and high voltage electrical equipment for energy infrastructure, this cooperation allows TPC to stock select products in the United States, which significantly reduces lead time and provides additional customer benefits.

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The two recognized leaders in plastic composite and ceramic insulator technology, PFISTERER and LAPP Insulators, are now pooling their innovative strength and expertise. In October 2015 the PFISTERER Group, a leading supplier of special equipment and systems in the field of energy infrastructures, announced that it was taking over LAPP Insulators.

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A reliable power supply is based on power transformers that function efficiently. Yet many systems in the USA have been in service for a great many years and are therefore prone to faults. Further risks to grid stability include environmental disasters and violent attacks on substations.

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