Substations are vital for successful wind projects Posted: June 10, 2019

A wind power plant comprising turbines, collection systems, substations and many other components is every bit as complex as a traditional power plant in terms of design and maintenance requirements. From a system perspective substations are arguably one of the most crucial components, tasked with collecting electricity generated by many turbines and feeding it to […]

Linxon at iSEE customer event in Bahrain Posted: April 24, 2019

Linxon participated in the iSEE Bahrain International Sustainable Energy Event 2019 (iSEE) during April 17 – 18. The theme for the event was “Fostering Bahrain’s Sustainable Future” and Paolo Pozzi, Project Office Manager of Linxon in Bahrain, had the opportunity to represent Linxon and was also taking part in a panel discussion on technology innovation and new developments. […]

Al Tayer Engineering signs Joint Venture with Linxon Gulf Posted: April 2, 2019

Linxon is a new joint venture company with long experience in the substation business, set up by SNC-Lavalin and ABB to deliver world-class turnkey electrical AC substations, from niche designs to mega projects. To further increase the support to existing and future customers in the Middle East, a shared ownership has been put in place […]

Hitachi to team up with ABB Power Grids Posted: December 19, 2018

It was announced on December 17, 2018 that Hitachi will acquire an 80.1 percent stake in ABB’s Power Grids business. Closing of the deal is expected by first half of 2020 on completion of statutory procedures. Linxon sees this as a positive development and expects to benefit from market opportunities and deliver enhanced customer value. […]

SNC-Lavalin and ABB announce formation of Linxon, a new JV company Posted: August 31, 2018

Linxon has been formed to execute turnkey substation projects, combining the unique strengths of both SNC-Lavalin and ABB to deliver customer value. SNC-Lavalin (TSX:SNC) and ABB today announced the formation of Linxon, a new joint-venture (JV), for the execution of turnkey electrical AC substation projects. The transaction was announced in December 2017 and Linxon is […]