Areva T&D wins eBOP contract for power plant
Areva T&D India has won eBOP (electrical Balance of Plant) contract for Warora Thermal Power Plant being set by GMR Group in Maharashtra.
The Rs1300 million-contract is for the supply and installation of electrical Balance of Plant solutions for 2×300 MW thermal power plants in Warora Taluka, District Chandrapur, Maharashtra. The project is coming up in two phases of 300-mw each in Warora.
Under the contract, Areva T&D India will manufacture and install a 400/220 kV Air-insulated Substation (AIS), as well as power and distribution transformers and switchgear equipments.
Rathin Basu, Country President & Managing Director, AREVA T&D India said: “With leading Private and Public Utilities increasingly preferring cost effective, turnkey eBOP solutions for building and maintaining reliable power system installations, Areva T&D India has established leadership across all Industry domains in this fast emerging segment”.
The Warora Independent Power Plant is scheduled for commissioning in September 2011. This is the fourth such eBoP contract for Areva T&D India in the last two years.