Alstom T&D India has been awarded a contract worth 840 MINR from Chattisgarh State Power Transmission Co Ltd (CSPTCL), for the erection, testing and commissioning of a 400 kV substation at Jagdalpur in the state of Chattisgarh, Central India.
Following significant industrial development in recent years, the state of Chattisgarh is one of the major “power hubs” in India. This latest substation project will support industrial expansion in the State, by enhancing the power transmission network.
Commenting on the contract Rathin Basu, Managing Director Alstom Grid India, declared, “Alstom Grid India is proud to partner with CSPTCL from design to commissioning of this 400 kV substation at Jagdalpur. The project reinforces our expertise and leadership in providing world class transmission solutions manufactured locally. We are committed to boosting the power transfer capacity in India through our technologically advanced products and we are well equipped to cater to all of our customers’ requirements up to Extra and Ultra high voltage levels.”
Under the terms of the contract, Alstom will provide three-phase auto transformers and shunt reactors, as well as the entire substation automation system and associated equipment, including diameters, feeder bays.
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