30 years of ABB’s revolutionary Azipod® propulsion system
Season 1, Ep. 6
In this episode of ABB Decoded, we discover what it is about ABB’s Azipod® propulsion system that has made it so successful and popular in the marine industry. This huge, complex, but robust and reliable piece of technology was born from the need to provide powerful propulsion systems for Finnish ice-breakers. And since the introduction of those early units, they have been refined to become ever more efficient and adaptable. They’re now helping drive efficiency gains across the maritime sector.
The Meaning of Integrity with Natalia Shehadeh
Season 1, Ep. 5
In a new episode of the ABB DECODED podcast, ABB’s Chief Integrity Officer talks about ensuring integrity through conversation and transparency. Integrity is the foundation of how we operate because sustainable business is a business rooted in integrity. It means doing the right thing, even when no one is watching and always leading by example. This foundation is set by ABB’s Code of Conduct, a framework explaining the behavior expected of every employee and stakeholder based on the principles of responsibility, respect and determination.
What Sustainability means to ABB
Season 1, Ep. 4
In this episode of ABB Decoded, we hear from Theodor Swedjemark, ABB's Chief Communications and Sustainability Officer, about the importance of Sustainability to every aspect of ABB's operations. He outlines ABB's ambitious 2030 Sustainability Strategy and explains how it is core to ABB's Purpose– and indeed, how Sustainability has always been a guiding principle of ABB's corporate philosophy and culture.Swedjemark goes on to discuss how Sustainability has become an issue of ever-increasing importance in almost every sphere of daily life and how the basis of Sustainability – looking after the planet for future generations –is a topic that should concern us all.
Season 1, Ep. 3
We hear from Swiss ace Sébastien Buemi about his journey to the pinnacle of electric motorsport, via Formula 1, three Le Mans wins and a record number of victories in ABB Formula E.
Electric racing in COVID times
Season 1, Ep. 2
In episode two of ABB Decoded, we chat with the CEO of Formula E, Jamie Reigle. Ahead of Formula E’s Season 7 kick-off, in which the series becomes a world championship – The ABB FIA Formula E World Championship – Reigle discusses the challenges of running a global sporting franchise during a pandemic and about the importance of ’Racing with Purpose’.
Season 1, Ep. 1
Mobility revolutionIn the first episode of our new podcast series, ABB Decoded, ABB’s Head of Global E-mobility Infrastructure Solutions, Frank Muehlon, explains how electrification is transforming every mode of transport: from cars, to buses, to water taxis and even planes. What challenges, opportunities and changes await us, as electric vehicles (EVs) are "becoming a mass phenomenon"?About Frank MühlonFrank Mühlon was appointed Managing Director of ABB’s E-Mobility Infrastructure Solutions business in 2017.The global business provides the whole range of cloud connected charging and infrastructure solutions from AC charging, DC fast charging and Ultra-fast charging to eBus / heavy vehicle charging with high power.Prior to this role, Frank was Global Head of the Low Voltage modular devices unit and Managing Director of ABB Stotz-Kontakt GmbH in Heidelberg. Before joining ABB in 2014, Frank had several global general management positions within the Automotive Division of Bosch and worked in Germany, China and the US.Frank has a master's degree in mechanical engineering and business from the University of Darmstadt, Germany.