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Press Office - Hansen Transmissions
Hansen Transmissions International NV is an established global wind turbine gearbox and industrial gearbox designer, manufacturer and supplier, with a leading position (by MW supplied) in the wind turbine gearbox market.
Nov 28, 2014
Eskom has confirmed a likely further, albeit modest, slippage in the schedule for first synchronisation of Medupi Unit 6.
Oct 24, 2014
The Medupi power station has received the Pressure Equipment Regulation Certificate of Registration for Unit 6 – the first Medupi boiler set to be connected to the national electricity grid.
Oct 10, 2014
Eskom plans to announce the completion date of Medupi Unit 5 – the second 794 MW unit at the Limpopo power project – by the latest in March next year.
Sep 19, 2014
Eskom started its 100-day countdown for the first power from the first 794 MW Medupi power station unit on September 15.
Sep 12, 2014
Eskom has reported that work is progressing well on Unit 6, which is scheduled to be synchronised at the end of the year.
Aug 01, 2014
Eskom has offered a detailed timeline for the synchronisation of Medupi Unit 6, which is officially scheduled for December 15, 2014.
Jul 25, 2014
Eskom has reported that work is progressing well on Unit 6 of the Medupi power station, which is scheduled to be synchronised by the end of the year.
Jul 04, 2014
Eskom reports progress on the Medupi power station project.
Apr 11, 2014
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Dec 13, 2013
Eskom has confirmed that it has engaged a second contractor to design and install the control and instrumentation boiler protection system software for the Medupi project.
Nov 22, 2013
Engineering group Hitachi Power Africa reports that 98% of its scope of work on boiler Unit 6 at the Medupi power station has been completed.
Nov 08, 2013
Eskom has reported that the Unit 6 boiler feed pump one-directional testing has been successfully completed.
Sep 20, 2013
Eskom has reported that there has been a delay in fitting emission control equipment at the Medupi power station.
Sep 13, 2013
The Medupi power station project forms part of State-owned power utility Eskom's integrated strategic electricity plan.
Sep 06, 2013
The Unit 1 generator stator was lifted into position on August 17, 2013.
Jul 26, 2013
Between 500 and 1 000 workers protested at the Medupi power station on July 24.
Jul 12, 2013
Eskom has confirmed that it will not meet the end-of-year deadline for the flow of first power from the Medupi power station.
Jun 28, 2013
Engineering and construction group Basil Read has confirmed that the dispute between it and engineering solutions provider Gast will be resolved through arbitration.
Jun 21, 2013
Medupi will be a dry-cooled coal-fired, baseload power-generating plant.
Jun 14, 2013
Eskom has announced that new labour agreements have been finalised with contractors and unions at the strike-prone Medupi.
Jun 07, 2013
Wade Walker, a wholly owned subsidiary of Murray & Roberts, has embarked on a subcontract at the Medupi project.
Jun 06, 2013
Hansen Transmissions South Africa (Pty) Ltd (HTSA), local subsidiary of industrial gearbox designer, manufacturer and supplier, Hansen Industrial Transmissions nv in Belgium, secured a second order for the manufacture and supply of 384 M4 Air Cooled Condenser (ACC)...
May 28, 2013
May 14, 2013
Hansen Transmissions South Africa (Pty) Ltd, acknowledged and respected specialist supplier of aerator drives to the local water treatment industry since 1969, received an order from a leading local waste water company in mid-2012 for the supply of four aerator...
Apr 12, 2013
Eskom has agreed with labour and contractors at the strike-prone Medupi project to renegotiate the project labour agreement.
Mar 22, 2013
State-owned power utility Eskom insists that it remains committed to ensuring that first power flows from the first Medupi unit in December 2013.
Mar 08, 2013
Construction at the Medupi power plant has restarted.
Feb 19, 2013
Seventeen Hansen P4 large industrial gearboxes, with motor power ranges from 90kW to 800kW, will drive ThyssenKrupp Materials Handling’s (TKMH) coal handling equipment at a new power station in South Africa’s Limpopo Province
Feb 15, 2013
Development work at the Medupi power plant remains suspended.
Feb 01, 2013
Construction at the project remains suspended.
Jan 21, 2013
Hansen Transmissions South Africa (Pty) Ltd, entrenched for over half a century as trusted supplier and manufacturer of class leading industrial gearboxes, received three orders from long standing customer, Bateman Africa (Pty) Ltd., for the supply of 68 Hansen gear...
Jan 18, 2013
Illegal protest action at the Medupi power station brought work on the project to a standstill on January 17.
Jan 11, 2013
Siemens is on track with its work for State-owned power utility Eskom’s Medupi power station, but is facing challenges, owing to delays in the civil works at the site.
Dec 04, 2012
Hansen Transmissions South Africa (Pty) Ltd has been part of the South African industrial and mining landscape for close on half century with an established reputation for not only exceptional engineering capabilities and product and service quality, but also for...
Oct 12, 2012
A leading colliery in Mpumalanga called upon Hansen Transmissions South Africa (Pty) Ltd to supply 24 off 200kW complete power packs for underground drive applications
Aug 31, 2012
Konecranes has installed four cranes at Medupi’s turbine halls.
Aug 20, 2012
Hansen Transmissions (PTY) Ltd., local subsidiary of internationally established industrial gearbox designer, manufacturer and supplier, Hansen Industrial Transmissions nv in Belgium proudly announces the following new appointments to their Jet Park head office in...
Aug 06, 2012
Hansen winder drives have been operating with unfailing reliability and safety at numerous local coal mines for many years, “And,” says Colin Thornton, Contract Coordinator at Hansen Transmissions (Pty) Ltd., “We recently secured an order for the supply of a large...
Jul 06, 2012
Eskom CFO Paul O’Flaherty has confirmed that the Medupi power plant is on track to deliver first power to the grid before the end of 2013.