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Alstom wins ‘Best International Exhibitor’ award at Gridtech 2013

15/04/2013

Alstom T&D India won the coveted ‘Best International Exhibitor’ award at the recently concluded Gridtech 2013. Gridtech 2013, held from 3rd to 5th April 2013 in New Delhi, is a prestigious event that brings together leading Indian and International players in the transmission and distribution industry. At the event, Alstom showcased a model on Smart Grid apart from displaying its world class products and solutions.

At Gridtech 2013, Alstom introduced P60 Agile, its new range of intelligent electronic devices (IEDs) that provide an “all-in-one” solution for the protection, control, recording and measurement of electrical power systems. This latest offering from Alstom is especially well suited for smart distribution networks and is intended for utility operators and industry. Apart from P60 Agile, other important products and solutions displayed at the booth included complete Digital Substation with Grid boxes and Process Bus Operation, Dynamic line rating and new generation P60 single management box for feeders (Micom Agile).

Gridtech 2013 witnessed the congregation of major players from power and electrical industries who participated in the event to display their products and solutions. However, Alstom’s unique and supremely innovative model on Smart Grid captivated visitors from the beginning and elicited much appreciation and praise from customers and participants alike. 

About Gridtech 2013 

GRIDTECH is an international exhibition and conference which provides an international platform to manufacturers/suppliers/academicians/consultants to showcase their state-of-the-art products and technologies in the field of transmission, distribution, Smart Grid/City, renewable energy sources integration, load dispatch & communication. This biennial international event provides a unique opportunity for the power utilities, manufacturers, research institutions, academicians, consultants etc. to get exposure of emerging technologies in the above fields. The conference provides atmosphere for candid exchange of ideas/experiences with International/National manufacturers, planners, policy makers, regulators, academicians, experts on new technologies in these fields. 

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, 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 92,000 people in around 100 countries. It had sales of €20 billion and booked close to €22 billion in orders in 2011/12. 

Alstom T&D India (globally known as Alstom Grid), is a market leader in the Indian power transmission sector. It has over 100 years of expertise in building the transmission infrastructure for the country. Alstom has a strong portfolio of products, solutions and services, comprising the entire range of transmission equipment up to Extra and Ultra High Voltages (765 kV and beyond) including air-insulated switchgear (AIS) and locally manufactured power transformers and gas-insulated switchgear (GIS). It also provides power electronics solutions (HVDC, FACTS) to create super highways and offers highly advanced power management Smart Grid solutions for transmission and distribution including renewable energies integration. With over 3,500 employees and eight world class manufacturing units, Alstom T&D India is future ready to support the rapidly evolving transmission sector in India. 

Press Contacts 

Vandana Dhir: Tel: +91 120 473 1141 / vandana.dhir@alstom.com 

Online

www.alstom.com; www.alstom.com/grid