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ABB acquires Spirit IT to strengthen its measurement product portfolio
By adding innovative liquid flow computers and software for oil and gas applications, ABB boosts its offering in smart metering and control for custody transfer of oil and gas between operators.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Orders A Bright Spot, But ABB Has A Lot Of Work To Do
Double-digit order growth was nice to see, but management needs to fix the Power operations and shore up margins in automation to really excite investors again.
Switzerland: ABB Delivers Strong Order Growth and Cash in Q2
ABB July 23 reported strong order growth, stable revenues and a significant increase in cash from operations for the second quarter of 2014.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Wall Street Journal
ABB Profit Falls Amid Revamp
ABB Ltd on Wednesday reported worse-than-expected earnings in its second quarter as the power and automation giant presses ahead with a review of its operations that has already seen it shed some fringe businesses.
ABB 2Q 2014 results: operational EBITDA down 15% from year ago to $1.3 billion
Orders up 13%1; book-to-bill ratio2 of 1.04x Group operational EBITDA3 impacted by loss in Power Systems Decisive step change actions implemented in PS Cash from operations up by more than $300 million Successful execution of announced portfolio pruningABB today reported strong order growth, stable revenues and a significant increase in cash from ... (more)
Tue Jul 22, 2014
ABB Misses Estimates as Power Systems Charges Hit Profit
ABB Ltd. reported quarterly earnings that missed estimates as charges at the Power Systems unit once again dragged down earnings for the Swiss maker of robots and power transformers.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
ABB and Volvo to partner on electric bus transit systems
Logos of ABB AG sit on display outside the company's semi-conductor plant in Lenzburg, Switzerland, on Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2011.
ABB, Volvo reveal tie-up on fast-recharge electric buse...
ZURICH: Electric buses which can recharge their batteries fast when at bus stops are to be developed by Swiss-Swedish engineering group ABB and Volvo Buses of Sweden, ABB said on Monday.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
ABB Wins $35 mln HVDC Upgrade Order in Canada
ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth about $35 million from Hydro-Qubec to upgrade the 350 megawatt Madawaska high-voltage direct current transmission link, that connects the grids of New Brunswick and Hydro Qubec in southeast Canada.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
ABB Said to Seek Board Replacements for Von Gruenberg, Treschow
ABB Ltd. , the world's biggest maker of power grids, is seeking replacements for Chairman Hubertus von Gruenberg and board member Michael Treschow, according to a person familiar with the matter.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
ABB claims $400-M contract on Maritime Link
A large contract has been awarded to ABB as part of the roughly $1.6-billion Maritime Link project - the power connection to be built between Nova Scotia and Newfoundland and Labrador.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Electric Energy Online
ABB awarded $400 million order for Maritime Link power project in...
HVDC Light system for major power transmission link in eastern Canada to facilitate integration of renewable energy and stabilization of electrical grid ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth approximately $400 million from NSP Maritime Link Inc., a subsidiary of Emera Inc. , to supply a high-voltage direct ... (more)
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Building Operating Management
ABB Introduces New Line Of Heavy Duty Safety Switches, Extending...
The first heavy duty safety switches on the market with enclosed, maintenance-free mechanisms and touch safe, visible blades NEW BERLIN, Wisc.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
ABB Ltd Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Zacks
's stock had its "neutral" rating reaffirmed by Zacks in a research note issued on Friday.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Electric Energy Online
ABB wins power order worth $78 million in Saudi Arabia Transformers...
ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth $78 million from Saudi Electricity Company , Saudi Arabia's national power transmission and distribution operator.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Why Trinity Industries (TRN) Stock Is Higher Today
Trinity expects the transaction will be accretive to full-year 2014 earnings but cannot provide a range of earnings guidance until the transaction is completed.
UPDATE 1-ABB sells steel structures business to Trinity Industries for $600 mln
Swiss engineering group ABB said on Friday it had agreed to sell Thomas & Betts' steel structures business to Trinity Industries Inc for $600 million in cash, part of a plan to sell off assets outside its core expertise.
Trinity Industries to buy ABB's utility steel structures division for $600M
TRN says the acquisition helps build a leadership position in the electric transmission and distribution industry, and confirms its long-term commitment to the utility steel structures business.
ABB sells steel business to Trinity Industries for $600 mln
Swiss engineering group ABB said on Friday it would sell its Meyer Steel Structures business to Trinity Industries Inc for $600 million in cash.