Trench at CIGRE 2014

Trench at CIGRE 2014 from August 24th to 29, 2014

STE 2014 - Neutral Point Conference 2014 Nürnberg

September 16th to 17th, 2014
Neutral Point Treatment in systems up to 110 kV (D - A - CH)

Trench France Bushings successfully certified for FGC Russia

Trench France SAS is proud to announce that the first bushings in oil technology (OIP) are now qualified for the Federal Grid Company of United Energy Systems (FGC).

Trench at 2014 IEEE PES T&D Expo Chicago

The IEEE PES T&D Expo was held this year from April 15-17 at the McCormick Place Exhibition Centre in Chicago, Illinois.

Trench at Hannover Messe 2014

Trench participates at the Hannover Messe from April 7-11th , 2014

Trench at Doble “Life of a Transformer” seminar

Trench at Doble “Life of a Transformer” seminar from
February 3-7, 2014

Converter Reactors for the VSC HVDC Project „South West Link“

Successful finalization of the tests on the converter reactors for the VSC HVDC Project „South West Link“

Trench participates at the Hannover Messe 2014 from April 7-11, 2014

Visit us at the world’s leading trade fair for industrial technology and talk to our experts for Coil and Instrument Transformer product and application solutions.
We look forward to meeting you at Booth B36 in Hall 12.

Trench participates at the IEEE PES T&D Conference & Expo in Chicago from April 14-17, 2014

Join us in the Windy City at Booth # 839 and talk to our experts for Coil and Instrument Transformer product and application solutions.

New products and technical concepts - TRANSFORM 2013 in Abu Dhabi was a huge success

A special location for a very special event: From November 26 to 28 the TRANSFORM 2013 took place on the grounds of the Yas marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi.

TRENCH Bushings again at CWIEME in Berlin

From 4. - 6. June 2013 TRENCH France & HSP Hochspannungsgeräte GmbH were represented at CWIEME in Berlin like the last years.

Successful type test 800kV UHVDC Smoothing reactor NEA Agra

Type test on the first UHVDC Smoothing reactor for the 800kV UHVDC multi terminal project “NEA Agra” was successful.

Strengthening the ties between Trench and its Sales partners

Trench Americas Sales Team hosts Agents Training Conference.

TRANSFORM campus 2013

TRANSFORM Campus 2013 – Second Successful Event in Berlin.

New Management in Trench Group Factories

Trench Germany, Trench China Shanghai (MWB) and Trench Canada Instrument Transformers welcome their new Managing Directors.

Trench Limited opens its newest facility in Pickering

New plant in Ontario offers expanded capacity and R&D capabilities

Big Reactor Order from ABB Sweden for North-East Agra Project in India

Trench wins one of the biggest reactor orders in the company's history from ABB Sweden for North-East Agra Project, India.

Trench Canada Instrument Transformer Division (TCI) participates in the Enbridge CN Tower Corporate Climb for United Way Toronto

Trench Canada Instrument Transformer Division (TCI) was a proud participant in the Enbridge CN Tower Corporate Climb for United Way Toronto on October 21st, 2012.

Trench Trophy 2012 - Football unites TRENCH

The "4th International Trench Trophy 2012" took place this summer in Cologne, Germany. Besides the hosts of HSP, colleagues from Trench Austria, Trench Bamberg, Trench France, Trench Italy and Siemens Erlangen fighted for this prestigious title.

The latest Trench Italia CVT film is now online

The latest Trench Italia movie showcasing the new automated CVT production process is now available.

GIS Application of RC Voltage Dividers

Trench has developed and industrialised the Resistive-Capacitive Voltage Divider (RCVD) for GIS applications for voltages from 72 kV to 550 kV. For years, the voltage measurement by means of a resistive-capacitive voltage divider has been used in high-voltage laboratories or for “freestanding” applications. The idea of using this technology in gas insulated substations (GIS) is new.

Trench Limited: 50 years of Proven Power

In 1962, working out of a small, converted service station in downtown Toronto, Tony Trench invented the world’s first dry type air core reactor encapsulated in epoxy-impregnated resin.

Successful participation at the IEEE-PES in Orlando

As part of it celebration of 50 years in business, during the second week of May 2012, Trench Canada participated in this years 2012 IEEE PES T&D Exposition held in Orlando, Florida.

TRENCH appoints new CEO in its Instrument Transformer Factory in France

TRENCH appoints new CEO in its Instrument Transformer Factory in France.

Trench participates at the IEEE-PES Exposition from May 8-10, 2012.

Exhibiting our latest product portfolio including Current Limiting Reactors, Line Traps, Instrument Transformers and Bushing products, we look forward to meeting our customers at Booth 563.

Trench participates at the 2012 Hannover Messe from April 23-27, 2012

Exhibiting our latest product portfolio within the area of Air Core Reactors, Arc Suppression Coils and Instrument Transformers, Trench is looking forward to meeting its customers at the Hannover Messe 2012.

Trench Canada Instrument Transformers (TCI) to build new manufacturing facility

Trench Canada Instrument Transformers (TCI) has recently confirmed plans to build a new manufacturing facility based in Pickering, Ontario.

Automation @ Trench Italia

Trench Italia introduces an automated line (with robot) for the production of Capacitive Voltage Transformers.

Successful construction of new 1,000 kV Testing Station

1,000 kV Testing System – custom-made by Trench Germany.

Trench Canada Instrument Transformers Marketing & Trench Americas Sales hold Joint Workshop

On the 9th February 2012 a joint workshop was held between Regional Sales Managers (RSMs) from Trench Americas Sales (TAMS) and recently appointed Applications Engineers from the Trench Canada Instrument Transformers Marketing group.

Trench Canada participates at the 2012 IEEE PES T&D Exposition in Orlando, Florida

As part of its celebration of 50 years in business, Trench Canada will be participating in this years 2012 IEEE PES T&D Exposition to be held in Orlando, Florida during the second week of May 2012.

Trench participates at the Elecrama-2012 in Mumbai, India.

Trench is proud to be a participant at the 10th edition of Elecrama-2012, the biennial Transmission & Distribution exhibition held in Mumbai, India.

Innovation and Reliability

Discover how non-conventional technologies can enable smart grids to integrate low power sensor principles into their digital communication setup. A joint paper by Dr. Joachim Schmid and Dr. Kerstin Kunde.

Trench Americas Sales hosted more than 60 people for Product Trainings in Toronto

During the month of November 2011 the Trench Americas Sales (TAMS) team hosted more than 60 people for a series of Product Training Seminars in Toronto.

Trench Austria launches Electric Pool Car

Trench Austria launches the first electric pool car as part of it`s environmental policy.

New High Current Bushing CFPT

High Current Bushings CFPT are available from 24 kV to 52 kV with a current rating up to 40 kA. Typical applications are generator step-up transformers (GSU).

Apprenticeship at Trench Austria - the Adventure

Trench Austria took part for the fourth time at the information and image campaign “Apprenticeship – the Adventure” .

Breakthrough order of 800kV OIP Bushings for Indian market

This order is a breakthrough reference of 800kV Bushings for THVS not only for the Indian market but for other international market as well.

1000 kV CVT successfully running at the 1st operating 1000 kV AC line in the world

The 1000kV CVTs delivered by MWB Shanghai for Jin Dong Nan- Jing Men, China, which is the 1st operating 1000kV AC line in the world, have seen successful service since end of 2008.

Supply to Tucurui Hydro Power Plant, Brazil

MWB Shanghai received an order of about USD 3.1 Million for Tucurui Hydro Power Plant, Brazil, in which MWB will supply a total of 373 pieces of Instrument Transformer.

Bushing Cross Reference Tool

Trench is pleased to announce the introduction of our new, on-line bushing cross-reference guide. The Trench guide cross-references IEEE (ANSI) Standard bushings. Future improvements will include the
most common CSA (Canadian) Standard bushings.

Instrument transformers export to India

MWB (Shanghai) signed a contract with Shandong Electric Power Construction Co., China for 119 units of 400 kV CT and 70 units of 400 kV PT IOSK + CV)for KSK Mahanadi Power Company Limited (KMPCL), for 6 x 600 MW Coal-Fired Subcritical Power Station Projects in India.

Saturable reactors for thyristor valves

These reactors are used in 6" thyristor valves and fulfill a demanding specification regarding the electrical characteristics as well as high requirements regarding flame retardant properties of the used components.

The new EFC50

Earth Fault Compensation Controller EFC50 - concentrated passion in minimum space.

Converter Reactors

Design and manufacturing of converter reactors for voltage sourced (VSC) converters for the connection of a 400 MW off-shore wind park to the EON network.

Trench Austria wins bronze Pegasus 2008

Trench Austria wins the bronze Pegasus in the category 50-249 employees at the most important upper Austrian business award.

Imtech Vonk

The ISIS accelerator is the world’s leading pulsed neutron and muon source which supports an international community of around 1600 scientists who use neutrons and muons for research in physics, chemistry, materials science, geology, engineering and biology.

The smart application - SRO

The Trench SRO provides an excellent price/performance solution which closes the gap between Fixed Shunt Compensation and Static Var Compensation (SVC).

The next step - EFC20

The new Earth Fault Detection Device EFD20 replaces the well known and successful EFD10/40.

The new model - CPR04

The new capacitor / filter protection relay CPR04 replaces the well known and successful devices CPR97 and CPR99.

Trench Italia - our new family member

Due to the acquisition of VATECH by Siemens, we are happy to welcome Trench Italia as our new family member.