Our Expertise

Deep technological knowledge, digital know-how and project management expertise make Linxon a true partner for reliable, sustainable substation solutions.

Linxon represents the first time an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) has teamed up with an engineering, procurement, design/delivery constructions business to create added value for customers by leveraging key strengths in both companies.  Linxon provides ABB’s leading knowledge of applications, system integration expertise, and world-class products, systems and services, and SNC-Lavalin’s top-tier expertise in managing engineering, procurement, design/delivery projects in a variety of industrial and utility applications.

Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin is a fully integrated global professional services and project management company providing comprehensive end-to-end project solutions to clients in key markets, including oil and gas, mining and metallurgy, infrastructure, clean power, nuclear and EDPM (engineering design and project management).

It provides solutions in vital areas, such as financing and asset management, consulting and advisory, digital and artificial intelligence, design and engineering, procurement, project and construction management, operations and maintenance, and sustaining capital.  In 2017 SNC-Lavalin acquired and integrated Atkins, one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies, into its business.

SNC-Lavalin’s scalable, world-class expertise and specialized services can be contracted flexibly, from niche mandates to megaprojects. From sustainable, light rail transit to state-of-the-art clean hydropower dams, it provides effective execution strategies to expertly manage project risk and protect return on investment for customers.

ABB engineers have built and serviced complete electrical substations all over the world for more than 100 years, delivering more substation projects than any other supplier in the world, operating at all voltage levels and in all climates and locations.

ABB’s substation application experience includes:

  • boosting capacity, enhancing reliability and increasing availability of the transmission and distribution network for utility customers with proven substation designs and innovative grid technologies
  • creating reliable supplies of power that support efficient use and management of electricity, while enhancing operational performance facility-wide for industrial customers
  • integrating and interconnecting cleaner energy while helping to maintain grid reliability and secure power supplies for the renewable energy sector
  • With a global footprint and local presence that ensures complete support over the life of a substation, ABB has always been a partner customers have relied on.