ABB wins contract from Svenska Kraftnat and Fingrid

14 May 2008 - ABB, the power and automation technology group, has won a contract worth $170m to supply two high-voltage, direct current converter stations for the Fenno-Skan 2 power link from Svenska Kraftnat and Fingrid.

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