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CEO Magazine interview with Ed Wilson

11 September, 2018

This year Wilson Transformer Company celebrates its 85th anniversary. In an interview with CEO Magazine, Ed Wilson, WTC Managing Director, discusses the firm’s triumphs and trials over its 85-year history. He also shares his own personal journey and what he believes are the main factors that...

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Kiosk Substations for Energy Storage System Projects

9 August, 2018

Australia is experiencing a significant growth market for the large-scale battery projects to help improve the reliability of the grid. Early this year the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) and the Victorian Government jointly provided $50 million in funding for two large-scale energy storage battery...

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Environmental Impact on Transformer Thermal Performance

2 October, 2017

There is limited information in open literature on environmental conditions effecting thermal performance of substation equipment. Majority of the information about  transformer  thermal  performance  is  concentrated around heating of its parts due to internal sources. It  appears that  cooling medium (water  and  (or) surrounding air)...

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Padmount Substations for Data Centers

10 July, 2017

A data center is a facility used to house computer systems and associated components. It serves as a platform for cloud and large enterprise customers. They are now being built in Australia because the owners and their end clients want political stability and reliable electricity. 

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2017 TechCon® Aus-NZ and TechCon® SE Asia Conferences

11 May, 2017

April was a busy month for TJ|H2b  Analytical Services and Wilson Transformer Company, who hosted two conferences in as many successive weeks. The first being the rebranded TechCon® Aus-NZ in Sydney, Australia and the second being the inaugural TechCon® SE Asia, held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Wilson Transformer Company to play vital role in major renewable energy project

13 October, 2016

Wilson Transformer Company, with manufacturing bases in Albury-Wodonga and Glen Waverley, has secured a major contract to partner a major renewable energy project.

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Opening of new Sales office in Singapore

29 July, 2016

We continue to expand our global presence with the opening of a new Sales office in Singapore. We believe that it is a significant step that acknowledges the growing importance of South East Asia market for the company.

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Voltage Optimised Transformer

7 April, 2016

Our Distribution Transformer Business Unit has developed an economic Voltage Optimised Transformer (VOT), equipped with a mechanical on load tap changer (OLTC) and completed with a smart controller, also designed by Wilson Transformer Company.

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Wilson Transformer Company awarded a contract for Ararat Wind Farm

28 September, 2015

We are pleased to announce that we have been awarded a contract to supply 2 x 170MVA power transformers for the 240MW Ararat Wind Farm.

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Fast Track Transformer Delivery to the largest hydro power station in New Zealand

1 March, 2015

WTC has recently supplied three 135MVA 220/13.8kV transformers to Manapouri Power Station, the largest hydro station in New Zealand. Two WTC units have replaced the faulty transformers plus one additional unit will be used as the station spare transformer.

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Successful testing/performance of pre-saturated core FCLs

14 October, 2015

Mohinder Pannu, Strategic Engineering & Projects Manager at Wilson Transformer Company, Yoram Valent, GridON's CEO and Co-Founder, and Uri Garbi, GridON's Vice President, Research & Development have recently published a paper in Transformers Magazine on Testing/Service Performance of pre-saturated core FCLs, currently installed in live...

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Launch of Power Skid Australia

5 July, 2018

SMA and WTC held the Power Skid Australia launch event on July 5 in Wodonga, Australia with the highlight of unveiling the new Power Skid Australia 5500. The Power Skid Australia is an innovative product that incorporates a range of solar inverters and transformers, as...

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