Portfolio Category: Energy

SIPROTEC transformer protections for RET charging stations

The Rotterdam transport company RET is becoming increasingly green. At the end of 2019, RET introduced 55 fully electric city buses. CoNet programmed and tested the Siemens 8DJH medium-voltage switchgear with SIPROTEC 5 Compact protections for the charging stations and subsequently put them into operation. By 2030 all RET buses will be emission-free, saving a…
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A passion for offshore wind platforms

Working on and with offshore wind platforms requires specific knowledge and experience. The circumstances are very different from those on land, therefore a different set of regulations applies. “It is an exciting and challenging environment to be working in”, according to Jeroen Weemhoff, a consultant with Siemens Partner CoNet. For the past year Jeroen lived…
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CoNet and Siemens seal their Digital Grid partnership

Industrial automation expert CoNet is the first Siemens Solution Partner in the field of Digital Grid-technology. Recently the partnership was officially sealed at the CoNet Zaandam site. As partners Siemens and CoNet can supply modern automation solutions and intelligent power grids to industrial clients. This creates opportunities for more sustainability and improved efficiency. For twenty…
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CoNet develops the first ever ‘High-voltage Safety Simulator’

The only company in the World with an in-house Energy Test & Development center. Yes, we did it! CoNet is the First Siemens partner worldwide to develop a test box enabling us to simulate any high-voltage environment – be it a wind farm, a network or an entire industrial zone. This High-voltage Safety Simulator allows…
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CoNet lifts HVC’s Warmtenet to the next level

The contractor HVC is the largest non-commercial waste collector in the Netherlands. The construction of the new modern waste energy plant with energy recovery in Alkmaar was the start of the utility company. That's over 25 years ago. During that time, the waste processor has evolved from a pure waste processor to a sustainable waste…
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HHNK – migration of burner control system

HHNK - migration of burner control system "Migrate the current process control systems in such a way that we  gain insight into the whole process and specifically energy consumption, increase logging of process generated data and hopefully enable us to increase overall process efficiency. By the way, the entire process conversion should be fast en…
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Alkmaarse waste powerplant upgrade PCS7

"Increase (web)security, upgrade soft and hardware to the latest versions and improve engineering efficiency overall", that was, in a nutshell, what HVC commissioned CoNet to do. HVC is an energy and waste utility company of which 48 municipalities and 6 water authorities are the shareholders. To make a significant contribution to the climate goals that…
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