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Alstom’s first metro in India enters commercial service


On June 29, Alstom’s first metro in India entered commercial service in the city of Chennai on the first phase of line 2 from Koyambedu to Alandur, which covers 10 kilometres and includes 8 stations. 

Alstom T&D India to supply transformers for 765 kV PowerGrid substations


Alstom T&D India has been awarded a contract worth approximately €16 million (INR 1088 million) by Powergrid Corporation of India Limited (PowerGrid) to supply ten 765 kV 500 MVA 1-ph auto transformers.

Alstom sets a new record with the production of the 200th 765kV transformer and reactor


Alstom sets a new record in India with the 200th unit of the 765kV transformer and reactor manufactured from its world class transformer facility at Vadodara in Gujarat. 

Production starts at Alstom-Bharat Forge’s new turbine and generator manufacturing facility in India


Alstom Bharat Forge Power Ltd (ABFPL), a joint venture between Alstom and Bharat Forge Ltd., has commenced production at its new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility for making supercritical turbines and generators, at Sanand, in the state of Gujarat.

Alstom and NASL to retrofit steam turbines at Ukai and Wanakbori power stations in Gujarat, India


Alstom and NASL have been awarded a contract worth approximately €26.6 million (INR 2067 million) by Gujarat State Electricity Corporation Limited (GSECL) to renovate and modernise two steam turbines at the Ukai and Wanakbori thermal power stations, both situated in Gujarat, India.

Alstom T&D India to supply Power Grid’s first ‘Make in India’ Gas-Insulated Substation


Alstom T&D India has been awarded a contract worth approximately €34 million[1] (INR 2266 million) by Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (Power Grid) to supply two Gas-Insulated Substations (GIS).

[1] Contract booked in Q3 of the fiscal year 2014/15


Alstom T&D India expands Bihar electrical transmission network


Alstom T&D India has signed three orders worth approximately €30 million (INR 2202 million) to build two 220 kV and four 132 kV air insulated substations (AIS) for Bihar State Power Transmission Company Limited (BSPTCL). 

Alstom 2014/15 results


In the context of the project between Alstom and General Electric, and in compliance with IFRS 5, Thermal Power, Renewable Power and Grid activities, as well as some corporate costs, have been classified as Discontinued Operations; they are therefore not included in orders, sales, income from operations and are reported under the "net income – discontinued operations" line.

Alstom to lead Smart Grid pilot in India


Alstom T&D India has been selected to lead the smart grid pilot project by Himachal Pradesh State Electricity Board Limited (HPSEBL). This pilot project will be located at the Kala Amb industrial area of Himachal Pradesh in Northern India and will serve over 1,500 consumers.

Alstom T&D India Limited announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014/15 results


Alstom T&D India Limited reported on 30th April, 2015 its financial results for the fourth quarter and for the year ended 31st March, 2015.