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Alstom T&D India successfully commissions electrical balance of plant package for Salaya project

02/05/2012

- Alstom T&D India has a strong leadership in offering eBoP solutions to its customers having won the maximum orders 

Alstom T&D India (globally known as Alstom Grid) has successfully commissioned electrical balance of plant (eBoP) package for 2x600 MW power plant located at Salaya in Jamnagar district in the state of Gujarat. ESSAR Group awarded this 2050 MINR contract to Alstom T&D India for design, manufacturing, supply, erection, testing and commissioning of eBoP package for the power plant. 

The electrical balance of plant systems (eBoP) is a critical package that ensures smooth construction of the power plant’s electrical equipments. A well performing eBoP solution is essential for the efficient, reliable and stable operations of plant. Alstom T&D India provides complete eBoP solutions for all types of power plant and a full spectrum of products, design, engineering & services to maximise the availability and reliability of the electrical system. 

Alstom T&D India has won several e-BoP projects in India particularly in the high end of the market above 300 MW and 600/660 MW power plants. Since 2010, Alstom T&D India has become market leader in the eBoP domain in India.

Commenting on the commissioning, Mr. Rathin Basu, Managing Director Alstom T&D India said, “We are proud to have successfully completed the project on time, this reinforces our market expertise and confirms our leadership position in this market segment equipments. Moe and more the power generation customers are looking forward to eBoP solutions from technology leaders. Thanks in particular to ESSAR Group for their confidence on selecting Alstom T&D India for several of their power plants.” 

About Alstom 

 Alstom is a global leader in the world of power generation, power transmission and rail infrastructure and sets the benchmark for innovative and environmentally friendly technologies. Alstom builds the fastest train and the highest capacity automated metro in the world. It provides turnkey integrated power plant solutions and associated services for a wide variety of energy sources, including hydro, nuclear, gas, coal and wind, and it offers a wide range of solutions for power transmission, with a focus on smart grids. The Group employs 92,700 people in 100 countries and had sales of €20.9 billion in 2010/11.

Alstom Grid has over 100 years of expertise in electrical grids. Whether for utilities or electro-intensive industries or facilitating the trading of energy, Alstom Grid brings power to its customers’ projects.  Alstom Grid ranks among the top 3 in electrical transmission sector with an annual sales turnover of more than €4 billion. It has 20,000 employees and over 90 manufacturing and engineering sites worldwide. At the heart of the development of Smart Grid, Alstom Grid offers products, services and integrated energy management solutions across the full energy value chain—from power generation, through transmission and distribution grids and to the large end user. 

Press contact 

Pooja Thakran (Alstom T&D India) : pooja.thakran@alstom.com / +91- 8800 99 48 73

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