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CG sells T&D business for EUR 115 mn
Engineering firm Crompton Greaves (CG) sold its international transmission and distribution (T&D) business to First Reserve international for EUR 115 million or about Rs.851 crore.
Avantha Group Company CG announced that KN Neelkant takes over as CEO and Managing Director of Crompton Greaves Limited (CGL), after Laurent Demortier stepped down from the roles, with effect from February 3, 2016.
CG wins €17 mn order from Spains Gas Natural Fenosa
Avantha Group company Crompton Greaves has bagged a €17 million (Rs.125 crore) order from Spanish utility Gas Natural Fenosa (GNF) for supplying ZIV single and three phased smart meters.
Crompton Greaves bags contract to supply equipment to PGCIL
Avantha Group firm Crompton Greaves Ltd has bagged a contract from Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd (PGCIL) to supply six sub-station automation systems (SAS) in Jharkhand. The value of the contract has not been disclosed. Crompton Greaves' automation business unit would supply sub-stations while its engineering projects division would manage them, a statement issued here said. "The SAS is intended to help monitor and improve Power Grid's transmission capacity across the state," the release s
Despite being plagued by a number of anomalies, efforts are on to promote the domestic transformer industry in the country.
The Indian power sector, that has been in a state of transition, targets to set up substantially high ~88 GW of capacity in the XII Plan which is also required to meet the growing demand. The XII Plan target is definitely achievable; however, the sector needs to respond quickly and definitively to a number of new challenges that have emerged in recent times. These challeng
CG prepares itself for PGCILs Rs. 1.7 lakh cr transmission network project
Of the total planned investment, Avantha Group company Crompton Greaves aims to provide smart grid solutions. Hampesh T, Unit Head, Crompton Greaves Automation, India, shares the company's plan for Indian operations, in an interaction with Power Today.
Innovation remains the core of the company´s focus. On this front, what are your immediate plans?
We have one of the most comprehensive portfolios among the companies providing innovative grid solutions in terms of products and application, wh
New 1,600 kV ultra high voltage research centre at Ambad MIDC
The Crompton Greaves Ltd (CGL), an Avantha Group company, commissioned a 1,600 kV Ultra High Voltage (UHV) Research Centre at its switchgear manufacturing unit at Ambad industrial estate of Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC).