The substation will link the power plant H Station at Al-Aweer to the country’s power supply network.

The order, which has a value of about €83 million, was placed by the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA). Start-up of the system is planned for the beginning of 2008.

The turnkey order comprises the delivery of the substation, including a 400 kV and a 132 kV switchgear, four 450 MVA power transformers and other equipment.