The power transmission and distribution arm of Siemens is delivering a turnkey 400 kV/132 kV substation with gas-insulated switchgear to Dubai.
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.