In one of its latest achievements, Johannesburg-based Trafo Power Solutions has designed and supplied a dry-type transformer to a gold mine expansion project in Kyrgyzstan where the custom-engineered unit will function at minus 40⁰C temperatures at an altitude comparable to Everest’s base camp.
Trafo Power Solutions has customised two dry-type transformers for a coal mine in South Africa’s Limpopo province, allowing the units to be fitted into existing enclosures while meeting the customer’s demanding duty requirements.
Demanding safety requirements in the oil and gas sector are being met by custom-designed dry-type transformers from specialist company Trafo Power Solutions.
Trafo Power Solutions has been growing its footprint in Africa with a contract pipeline that clearly demonstrates the market’s confidence in dry-type transformers for indoor applications, hazardous areas, remote locations and demanding outdoor environments.
The steady uptake of dry-type transformers in the African market is being driven by the range of advantages offered by this technology, and there has been wider application as use moves from niche to more universal use.
Greater safety, lower maintenance requirements and reduced energy consumption are among the factors driving the popularity of dry-type transformers in Africa, according to local specialist
Trafo Power Solutions leveraged its expertise and applications knowledge to provide a fit-for-purpose design for a replacement dry-type reactor for a major banking company’s backup power generating system.
Space in urban areas is an increasingly scarce commodity. Commercial buildings are often innovatively designed to maximise this lack of space. Such buildings need transformers
Underground mines in southern, central and west Africa have been seeing the safety benefits of dry-type transformers from Johannesburg-based Trafo Power Solutions.
A focus on application engineering allows Trafo Power Solutions to supply customised dry-type transformers for a range of sectors including renewable energy.