Hanau, Germany — (METERING.COM) — May 17, 2007 – Meter component manufacturer VACUUMSCHMELZE is celebrating the tenth anniversary since the launch of the company’s current transformers for electronic energy meters. Since the first developments in 1997, VAC has achieved respectable growth rates in sales of its CTs, due to the worldwide trend of replacing mechanical with electronic meters. The company boasts a considerable share of the market in both ANSI and IEC regions.
VACUUMSCHMELZE offers the full range of cores and current transformers for electricity meters. This includes special CTs, which are protected against tampering with magnets, as well as specific transformers for tamper detection. In addition, the company offers new modules for three phase applications and specific CTs with integrated primary copper bars based on cores of new alloy of VITROPERM® family. Users are offered advanced technical support for all applications.