NOJA Power

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Published 06/2024

NOJA Power welcomes Oswaldo Kaschny as Vice President for North America

NOJA Power welcomes Oswaldo Kaschny

NOJA Power welcomes Oswaldo Kaschny as Vice President for North AmericaJune 18, Brisbane, AustraliaMedium voltage outdoor switchgear manufacturer NOJA Power have confirmed Oswaldo Kaschny as the incoming Vice President for NOJA Power in North America.

Kaschny brings a wealth of experience in medium voltage distribution equipment and SCADA systems, with an intercontinental history in switchgear and control systems.

Oswaldo Kaschny joins the NOJA Power operation at a period of key growth, as the firm executes switchgear supply contracts with multiple investor owned utilities.

“I’m excited to be back with NOJA Power as the North America VP. It’s a company always at the forefront of technology, delivering high quality and reliable equipment achieved through investments in innovation and outstanding professionals. This investment is clearly shown by the trust that some of America’s biggest utilities have vested in NOJA Power through supply contracts.”

“Our goal is to build a local manufacturing plant in the USA, which will help us better service the demands of the North American electrical equipment market. The challenge to coordinate and commission our state-of-the-art new plant in the US is a great professional opportunity that I’m well prepared to take.”

When asked about the changes seen in the electrical industry over the last fiew years, Oswaldo was well placed to comment.

“The electrical industry today requires advanced products ready to integrate with a smart grid, and designed to operate under high penetration of distributed energy resources. Home solar panels, solar farms, wind power and growing adoption of electric vehicles are all providing unique engineering challenges that demand technological innovation. This new network requires high visibility of installed equipment to maintain electrical system stability. These requirements are compounded by the challenges presented by climate change, as electrical equipment must handle more severe weather and climatic conditions.”

“It’s an exciting time to be in the industry. NOJA Power have launched new products in 2024, such as the NOJA Power VISI-SWITCH ® and the EcoLink® fuselink mounted recloser. The NOJA Power VISI-SWITCH® is the worlds first solid dielectric insulated load break switch with visible enclosed isolation. The EcoLink® is designed for network laterals or main feeder taps, offering cost reductions for utilities looking to improve their network reliability”says Kaschny.

“All these products are exhaustively tested to ensure we maintain the quality our customers have come to expect of a NOJA Power product.”

For more information, visit www.nojapower.com.au or contact your local NOJA Power Distributor.

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