ABB/Hitachi ranked largest producer of power transformers in the world
The Swiss-Swedish engineering company ABB (to be acquired by Hitachi) is currently the largest producer of high voltage power transformers in the world, with a manufacturing capacity of approximately 300,000 MVA per year (MVA/a).
The company offers small, medium and large power transformers (SPT, MPT, LPT). According to the Germany-based business data provider Fygen, in 2nd place is the German company Siemens, having approximately 270,000 MVA of production capacity per year. Below them is Chinese firm Tebian Electric Apparatus Co., Ltd (TBEA) with 255,000 MVA per year.
The companies in the other 7 positions, including their transformer manufacturing capacity per year, are shown at the graph above. The database provided by Fygen covers all power transformer factories worldwide for transformers > 1 MVA and is updated on a monthly basis. The tool is the one-stop solution for those who sell raw materials to transformer manufacturers. It provides a complete and up to date overview of the market, which enables you to make perfect business and investment decisions.
For each factory, the following categories are provided: Country, Region, Size (SPT, MPT, LPT), Factory, Address, Types, Capacity up to (MVA), Voltage up to (kV), Annual production capacity (MVA), Annual GOES consumption, Quality standards, Updates and developments of the factory. It is possible to filter the factories by transformer size (SPT, MPT, LPT) and country.
Photo: ABB / Siedlce Ujrzanow substation (© PSE SA)