April 2018

Siemens Senseformer

India to lead Siemens’ digital transformer programme

India will be amongst the countries that will lead the digital transformer portfolio of Siemens, a company official told T&D India. Siemens, it may be recalled, recently launched the world's first comprehensive digital transformer portfolio at Hannover Messe, Read more

Siemens Gamesa

Siemens Gamesa wins its largest order in India

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has received an EPC order from Sembcorp Green Infra Ltd to build a 300-mw wind farm in Gujarat. The order, of unspecified value, also involves maintenance of the asset for a 10-year period. The Read more


Schmersal inaugurates global IT support centre in Pune

Schmersal India Pvt Ltd, a manufacturer of electromechanical safety and lift switchgear and systems, and a subsidiary of the Germany-based Schmersal Group, recently inaugurated its first global support IT centre in Pune. Inaugurated by Managing Director of K.A. Schmersal Read more

Railway Electrification

Railway electrification: A growth wave in the making

Even as conventional power T&D contractors are busy with routine government works that range from augmenting capacity of the National Grid right down to household electrification, there is another growth wave in the making—railway electrification. According to sources in Read more

Mahindra Powerol

Mahindra Powerol launches high power diesel gensets

Mahindra Powerol has entered the high kVA diesel genset market. The business unit of the$19-bln Mahindra Group unveiled a 500 kVA DG set in an event held in Mumbai, on April 23, 2018. Mahindra Powerol will now be producing Read more

Siemens SF6-free

Siemens launches SF6-free MV switchgear

Siemens has introduced a medium-voltage switchgear, the 8DAB 12, that does not require sulphur hexafluoride (SF6) as the insulating gas. The system uses clean air consisting only of the natural constituents of ambient air as the insulating gas. Read more


Bajaj Electricals lands mega electrification orders in Uttar Pradesh

In a span of less than a week, Bajaj Electricals has announced the winning of electrification orders worth nearly Rs.6,000 crore. These orders involving rural and urban electrification will be implemented in Uttar Pradesh. Both the orders are Read more

ABB pumping technology for Telangana irrigation scheme

ABB has deployed five of its highest-capacity motors – each capable of pumping 23,000 liters per second – as part of the Mahatma Gandhi Kalwakurthy Lift Irrigation Scheme. Mahatma Gandhi Kalwakurthy Lift Irrigation Scheme (MGKLIS), a 12-year-long project, was Read more

We look forward to growing with India

US-based CTC Global Corporation has developed and owns the rights to the highly efficient ACCC (aluminium conductor composite core) technology. CTC Global has been in India for around six years now, working in partnership with conductor manufacturers Sterlite Read more