– By the Electrical India content team
L&T bagged a project to upgrade substations and related power facilities in KNPC’s Mina Al Ahmadi oil refinery. The revamped network of distribution substations with the latest technology will enhance the reliability of power supply and facilitate expansion, L&T said in a statement. The Power Transmission & Distribution business has also won a 400 kV Grid Station order in Oman which will be a crucial element in the Sultanate’s major transmission initiative to interconnect the grids in the south and north with the PDO Area
In Egypt, an order to design, supply, construct and commission a 220 kV Gas Insulated Substation has been bagged from a reputed client, L&T’s statement adds. The renewable arm of the business has won large EPC orders on the domestic and international fronts to establish solar photovoltaic plants totalling more than 500 MW. These grids connected to power plants also entail related power evacuation and interconnection systems.
In India, L&T has won an order to strengthen the urban HT distribution network in Chennai with the addition of Ring Main Units and Feeder Remote Terminal Units on a total turnkey basis. Also, fully automated, unmanned 33 kV Gas Insulated Substations will be established at select locations.
Another order has been secured to supply and install medium voltage capacitor banks with related accessories under different discoms in Uttar Pradesh. Additional orders have been received in on-going substation, transmission line and renewable projects, the company said.