Industry Buzz

Denmark puts 800 MW to 1000 MW offshore wind farm up for tender

Denmark’s government has put up the tender for the first of three wind farms, aimed at turning Denmark into a net-zero emissions society by 2050.
The wind farm, named … Read More

Costly upgrades possible for US transmission grid

Demands and changes caused by the increasing electrification of transportation and heating in the United States will require transmission infrastructure and distribution upgrades totalling $30 B to $90 B by … Read More

Siemens introduces on-demand mobile resilience transformer leasing for fast outage response

Siemens is introducing the company’s first U.S. offering that allows utilities and generation owners to lease a PRETACT® Plug & Play GSU Resilience Transformer when it is needed for outage … Read More

Tata Steel to consider the sell of Trostre steel packaging plant

Tata Steel is considering selling its Trostre steel packaging plant in Llanelli if it mergers with German steel giant ThyssenKrupp to appease the EU.
Tata Steel has two steel … Read More

Department of Energy 2016 Efficiency Standards: Low Voltage Distribution Transformers

energy-efficientdoeA distribution transformer provides the final voltage transformation in the electric power distribution system by reducing the high voltage current from a power line to a lower voltage for use … Read More

“Buy U.S.” Statutes

With its main manufacturing plant in the Los Angeles area, MGM Transformer Company proudly complies with all “Buy U.S.” statutes such as Buy America, Buy American, ARRA, BAA and SPPA.… Read More


The OSHPD Special Seismic Certification Preapproval (OSP) is a voluntary program for review and pre-approval of Special Seismic Certifications to be used in health facilities construction in California.

MGM is … Read More