ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING INFRASTRUCTURE: Terra 53 multi-standard DC charging station

Mobility | Presenting

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The Terra 53 combines industry standardization with fast charging technology to support all current and next generation vehicles. Its multi-protocol design allows for easy tailoring to support CCS and CHAdeMO 1.0, as well as the EN61851-1 standard for AC charging (Type 2, Mode 3). All ABB chargers come with Internet based Connected services to allow customers to easily connect their chargers to different software systems like back-offices, payment platforms or smart grid energy systems.

Here you can find out more about all configurations of Terra DC 53 charging station.

This allows for remote assistance, tailored diagnostic trouble shooting and repair, and remote updates and upgrades. A reliable, secure, cost efficient and future proof connectivity solution, based on open industry interfaces.

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  • 50 kW DC fast charger supporting CCS and optionally CHAdeMO
  •  Optional 43 kW AC cable or 22 kW AC socket
  • Designed to deliver full output power continuously
  • IEC 61000 EMC certified for industrial and residential areas (including petrol stations, retail outlets, offices, etc.)
  • Future proof connection via open industry standards:
  • Flexible interfacing with added value systems
  • Remote uptime monitoring and assistance
  • Remote updates and upgrades
  • Daylight readable touch screen display
  • Graphic visualization of charging progress
  • RFID authorization
  • Robust all weather stainless steel enclosure
  • Quick and easy installation
  • Low operational noise




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  • Highway petrol/service station operators
  • Busy urban areas
  • Commercial fleet operators
  • EV Infrastructure operators and service providers
  • EV dealers and importers


  • Payment terminal
  • Pin code authorization
  • Input power limiting software to avoid expensive gridupgrades
  • Web modules for statistics and access management
  • Integration with back-offices, payment platforms and smart grid energy systems
  • Wider temperature range: -35ºC to +55ºC
  •  Customized branding possibilities

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POSSIBLE CONFIGURATIONS: Terra 53 is available in the following configurations

  •  Terra 53 C: CCS
  • Terra 53 CT: CCS and 22kW AC socket
  • Terra 53 CJ: CCS and CHAdeMO
  • Terra 53 CG: CCS and 43 kW AC connector
  • Terra 53 CJT: CCS, CHAdeMO and 22 kW AC socket
  • Terra 53 CJG: CCS, CHAdeMO and 43 kW AC connector

The content was originally published in the eighth issue of the Energy Portal Bulletin, named EKO-MOBILITY.