ABB Press Trip, Canada 2008

ABB process automation in Canada - from sky high to down low

From the deepest mines to the satellites circling our planet, ABB automation products are working hard to improve performance.

ABB has about 1,900 employees in 25 locations from coast to coast in Canada. They can deliver a complete portfolio of products, systems and services for every power and automation need. That includes industry-specific application know-how and service for power and water utilities, the construction industry, the mining and minerals sector, oil and gas, chemical, pharmaceutical and marine industries. Read about some of our projects below.

Stories from ABB in Canada

  • ABB takes underground mining to a new level

    ABB takes underground mining to a new level

    Underground mining relies on hoists to transport people, equipment and ore between the mining zone and the surface. ABB hoist systems are raising productivity, energy efficiency and grid stability for customers all over the world.

  • Giant ABB drive systems boost mining productivity

    Giant ABB drive systems boost mining productivity

    Orders for ABB gearless mill drives – giant motor and drive systems that enable mines to grind vast amounts of minerals and ore - are at record levels as the mining industry seeks to boost production to meet the global boom in demand.

  • Keeping industrial processes under tight control

    Keeping industrial processes under tight control

    ABB is a global leader in analytical devices that measure and monitor the precise quantities of gases, liquids and solids in complex industrial applications – from semiconductor manufacturing to gasoline blending and remote sensing satellites.

Mining press kit

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    • Media Relations
      ABB Corporate Communications, Zurich
      Wolfram Eberhardt, Thomas Schmidt
      Tel: +41 43 317 6568
      Fax: +41 43 317 7958
      ABB Ltd
      Affolternstrasse 44
      CH-8050 Zurich, Switzerland

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