Technibus News

Technibus Announces Seismically Certified Bus

The California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) certification is quickly becoming a building code requirement across the United States for a variety of critical facilities including: healthcare, nuclear power, petro-chemical, data centers and industrial.  These are also key industries for Technibus products. Earning certification number OSP-0222-10, Technibus is preapproved for OSHPD projects meeting all standards required. Read More

Technibus Offers New UL Certified Products

Technibus continues to respond to the industry’s high demand of UL listed, non-segregated phase bus duct products for power generation, petro-chemical, data centers and industrial projects.  Working closely with Underwriters Laboratories and testing at the Rockwell Lab, Technibus now offers additional UL listed ratings and construction options for their low voltage products. Read More

FP&L Venetian Substation

Technibus, working closely with ABB, Inc. has secured the FP&L order to  the existing Venetian Substation equipment in downtown Miami.  This substation serves approximately a 20 block radius, which includes multiple high-rise condominiums.  Technibus co-ordinate the connections of the new switchgear units and the existing current limiting reactors.

Los Angeles Metro Blue Line Replacement

Technibus has been selected by Siemens Industry - Mobility Division to provide the bus duct for the Los Angeles Metro Blue Line Replacement Project.  Scope of supply is the 6-Pole AC bus duct connection between the transformers and the rectifiers on 20 different Traction Power Substations. Technibus staged this project over a 3 year period. First shipment march 2010 last shipment May 2013.

Miami/Dade Metro Earlington Line Expansion

Technibus has been selected by Siemens Industry - Mobility Division to provide the bus duct for the Miami/Dade Metro Earlington Line Expansion.  Scope of supply is the 6-Pole AC Bus Duct connection between the transformers and the rectifiers, and the 1-Pole DC bus duct between the rectifiers and the DC switchgear.

Porto Refinery Conversion Project

Technibus has been selected by Fluor Limited - Camberley, UK to provide the bus duct for the Porto Refinery Conversion Project located in Porto, Portugal.  Scope of supply is the AC bus duct connection between the transformers, the neutral resistor cabinet, and the switchgear line up for this substation.

Basin Electric Power Cooperative, Deer Creek Station 

Technibus has been selected as the equipment supplier by Basin Electric, Deer Creek Station, to supply the non-segregated phase bus duct.  This project is a 300MW natural gas combined-cycle generation facility located near White, South Dakota, in Brookings County with construction to begin mid-summer 2010.  Technibus will co-ordinate the connections of the new transformers to the new switchgear and motor control centers for 600V and 5kV systems.

Indiana Power & Light 

Technibus, working closely with Eaton Electrical, Inc. has secured the IP&L order to the existing West Substation which was taken out of operation after a transformer failure.  Technibus will supply a 15kV, 3000A bus way for connection between existing switchgear and the spare replacement transformer.  Technibus must deliver equipment to site within two weeks to bring equipment back on-line.

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory - T200 

Technibus was selected to replace existing run of faulted outdoor bus duct consisting of non-segregated 15kV 5000A 3-phase, 3-wire ground and 316 stainless steel enclosures.  The bus duct was designed, fabricated and assembled within three weeks as requested by our customer to bring the equipment back into service.