Posts by T&D India

Garware Technical Fibres working on innovative products

Garware Technical Fibres Ltd (formerly Garware-Wall Ropes Ltd) is working on new products for the power transmission industry, the company’s CMD Vayu Garware said at the sidelines of a conference in Mumbai. Read more


Sterlite Power completes reconductoring project ahead of schedule

Sterlite Power recently announced that it has successfully upgraded the capacity on the 132kV Hatia-Kamdara transmission line in Jharkhand, five months ahead of schedule. The 61.6-km long transmission line was upgraded as the Kamdara substation was choking under excess Read more

Atlas Copco

Atlas Copco expands screw compressor range

The latest air compressor in Atlas Copco’s smart AIR solutions portfolio, the GA 90+-160 (VSD+) oil-injected screw compressor range is designed for reduced energy consumption and ease of installation and service. It features state-of-the-art compression elements with Smart Injection Read more

KEC International order book up 34 per cent

KEC International has reported a 34 per cent year-on-year growth in its outstanding order book position as of June 30, 2018. In a statement, the global EPC company said that its order book position at June 30, 2018, stood Read more


ANDRITZ to revamp Central Asia’s largest hydropower plant

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Barqi Tojik, Tajikistan, for rehabilitation and modernization of the entire electro-mechanical equipment, including the inspection and repair of nine penstocks, for the existing Nurek hydropower plant in the Republic Read more

Harish Agarwal named IEEMA President

Indian Electrical & Electronics Manufacturers' Association (IEEMA), the apex association of the Indian electrical equipment manufacturing industry, has announced Harish Agarwal as President IEEMA for 2018-19. Agarwal Read more


Perkins launches electronically-controlled 4000 Series engine

Perkins has announced the launch of its first electronically controlled, highly sophisticated engine, utilising technology specifically designed for the 4000 Series range. The 6-cylinder, 23-litre 4006 electronic engine will be made at the company’s Aurangabad facility, meeting India’s Read more

Vikram Solar

Gyanesh Chaudhary, MD & CEO, Vikram Solar

"The Safeguard Duty Notification issued by The Ministry of Finance does not provide exemption to the projects which have already been auctioned out (approximately 20-25 GW ). This will completely derail the solar industry. To add on to Read more


Technology and digitization are redefining skilling

Venkat Garimala, Vice President-S&A, CTM, EE, A2E and CSR , Schneider Electric India, in this article, explains that India will need a large pool of skilled manpower in the Read more


Waaree becomes India’s largest solar panel maker

Waaree Energies, in a release, said that it has become India’s largest solar panel manufacturer. This milestone was crossed with the recent launch of its 1-GW manufacturing plant at Vapi in Gujarat. Together with the Surat plant that Read more