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ABB wins Toronto Transit contract

Posted on February 22, 2013

ABB received a contract from Toronto-based electrical contractor Ozz Electric. The contract includes the supply and commissioning of DC traction power equipment for the Leslie Barn, the Toronto Transit Commission’s (TTC) new streetcar maintenance and storage facility.

ABB’s scope of supply includes providing four 2MW/600Vdc Transformer & Traction Rectifier Units, DC switchgear and various DC distribution equipment. ABB will also provide technical support and commissioning services to Ozz Electric for this project.

The installation of ABB’s DC traction power supply equipment will enable TTC operators to maneuver new, low-floor modern streetcars within the state-of-the-art maintenance and storage facility.

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