Sustainable Development - Alternatives to Sulfur Hexafluoride
 Hochspannungslabor der ETH-Zürich

written by Marcel Knobloch on Friday, August 27, 2021

SF6 is used as a protective gas in switchgear, at voltage levels of up to 1,200 kV. Bucher Hydraulics supports ETH Zurich's research project to find alternatives to the harmful greenhouse gas SF6.

Clean Air Instead of SF6
 Das spezifische globale Erwärmungspotential von SF6 ist etwa 23.500 höher als das von CO2.

written by Marcel Knobloch on Friday, July 23, 2021

The insulating gas SF6 is harmful: About half a percent of man-made global warming is probably due to this greenhouse gas.

When Old Man Winter Brings the Snow

written by Gabi Olpp on Wednesday, January 13, 2021

What makes cold-season fans very happy, means working at full speed for the employees of the winter road clearance service.

How the Hydraulics Juggle with 1.2 Tons
 Frau jongliert mit Gewichten

written by Michael Pyper on Friday, November 6, 2020

A pendulum is mounted on a 1.2 ton moveable carriage. The linear axis with the AX balances the pendulum at its highest position, and it operates continuously without any cooling. But what lies behind it?

Looking Back to Our Roots!

written by Gabi Olpp on Thursday, August 6, 2020

Stories from our past. A review of where our roots lie as well as the various stages of our development.

 

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