ETOS® on Tour
In October, the ETOS® Roadshow was rolled out for the first time in Europe. With a fully functioning demo model of the automation solution, MR experts visited energy suppliers and transformer manufacturers in Croatia, Slovenia, Austria, Italy, the Netherlands, and Germany. The teams had the opportunity to clarify a whole host of user questions and arrange pilot applications.
Joint Venture for High-Performance Plastics
At the INMR international trade show in Tucson, Arizona, Maschinenfabrik Reinhausen GmbH (MR) announced the foundation of Aditya Birla Power Composites Ltd. (ABPC), which is headquartered in the city of Halol (Gujarat) in north-west India. ABPC is a joint venture between Grasim Industries (51%) and MR (49%). In a new factory, which is due to start production as early as the second half of 2020, composite hollow insulators for use in primary substations with up to 400 kV will be manufactured using a special injection method.