Proper operation of SF6-filled components requires specialized equipment and know-how. WEgrid Solutions, a wholly owned WIKA subsidiary, provides the products, expertise, and peace of mind that the power transmission and distribution (T&D) industry needs.
SF6 gas is found in a variety of medium- and high-voltage gas-insulated equipment (GIE), including:
• Gas-insulated switchgear (GIS)
• Switch disconnectors
• Circuit breakers (live and dead tank)
• Gas-insulated lines (GIL)
• Gas-insulated transformers (GIT)
• Ring main units (RMU)
This gas is also found in particle accelerators, radar systems, X-ray equipment, and MRI machines.
The primary mission of WEgrid Solutions is to protect people, the environment, and SF6-filled equipment. To carry out this mission, our versatile and knowledgeable specialists continually look for ways to improve services and come up with innovative products and solutions. WIKA is proud to be the only supplier in the world that offers a complete product portfolio and customized services for facilities that use SF6.
Three Divisions, One Provider
WEgrid Solutions comprises three integrated divisions:
WEgrid Products – Our comprehensive portfolio of digital products covers all aspects of a power plant’s SF6 needs, including:
• Gas density monitoring
• Gas analysis
• Gas handling
• Connecting parts
WEgrid Services – WEgrid Solutions is more than just an equipment supplier. We are the T&D industry’s ideal long-term partner, providing exceptional customer support and training well after the initial sale with:
• Commissioning and calibration
• Training and consulting
• Repair and maintenance
• Spare parts
• Equipment rental
• On-site gas analysis
WEgrid Asset Protection – Get extra peace of mind with an intelligent SF6 gas monitoring system. After consultation with our experienced professionals, they will customize and implement a comprehensive online solution that combines digital WEgrid Products with state-of-the-art data transfer technology and proprietary software. WEgrid Asset Protection offers streamlined and user-friendly SF6 gas monitoring for optimal plant safety.
For more information about comprehensive SF6 solutions for your application or facility, contact WIKA USA.