To support old equipment or cylinders filled with SF6, and as a part of their end of life services, HV Service offers SF6 Gas Management Support. The solution supports the customer with the handling and management of the gas in an environmentally friendly environment. Another focus area of our service group is providing the most advanced methods to minimize the end of life environmental impact of all OEM assets.
This service provides the end customer with the confidence and security that the disposal truly has minimal impact. In this case, Hitachi ABB Power Grids delivers a green solution by providing recycling gas services that utilize a patented Hitachi ABB Power Grids technology (2012 Banksia Environmental Award winner of Clean Technology) to restore the impure gas back to 99.99% purity level, thus minimizing the environmental footprint necessary to maintain a safe and reliable transmission system.