Alstom delivers Rs 105 cr Myanmar transmission project
Alstom T&D India on May 28 stated that it has delivered a Rs 105 crore transmission project in Myanmar for Power Grid Corporation of India (PGCIL). Alstom T&D India has concluded the successful delivery of PGCIL's 230 kv transmission project, worth around Rs 105 crore in Myanmar, the company said in a statement in Delhi. The contract covered the supply of a turnkey substation for the 230 kv transmission project which links the 3x40 mw Thahtay Chaung Hydro Power Project to the electrical grid.
Already a market leader in transmission in India, this project marked Alstom's first steps into neighbouring countries and was delivered ahead of schedule. The statement said that as part of the turnkey project, Alstom T&D India was responsible for the design, engineering, supply, and commissioning of the substation. The full scope covered a 220/66/33kV AIS substation and associated products including substation automation systems, power transformers and network management systems and high voltage substation maintenance. The project is scheduled for commissioning in 2015.
Alstom T&D India Managing Director Rathin Basu said that the project further showcases the company's technological leadership in the transmission space and reaffirms the confidence that its customers have in its ability to deliver world class products and solutions in a variety of regions and geographies.