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HS2 - TBM

Historic moment as HS2 launches first giant tunnelling machine

HS2 has launched ‘Florence’, the first of 10 HS2 Tunnel Boring Machines (TBMs) that will dig 64 miles of tunnel on Phase One of the UK’s new high speed railway. More than 16,000 jobs and over 500 apprenticeships are already being supported by the project, which is set to transform transport links between Britain’s major …

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SSAB, Borlänge

ABB secures order from global steel company SSAB for modernisation at Swedish mill

ABB has secured an order for the modernisation of roller table drives and motors integrated with the existing ABB Ability System 800xA distributed control system (DCS) at SSAB’s hot strip mill in Borlänge, Sweden. The contract with the global steel company will result in increased energy efficiency and reliable, stable operations following a three phase …

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