L&T wins Saudi power grid deal

Firm to build transmission lines and substation for Riyadh network

NEWS, Projects, L&T

Larsen & Toubro Saudi Arabia LLC, a fully owned subsidiary of Larsen & Toubro Limited (L&T), has won a contract for construction of a transmission line and connection of Al-Dawadmi sub station to the Riyadh Network.

The order includes construction of a 78km new 132kV double circuit overhead transmission line; 7km of re-conductoring an existing 132kV OHTL with special non-gap conductors of high current carrying capacity; 132kV EHV cabling of approximately 4RkMs; protection, SCADA and telecommunication works associated with Al-Dawadmi S/S.

The scope involves complete engineering, supply, installation and commissioning of 132kV towers, conductors, insulators, OPGW, and fittings.

L&T says the work will be completed over a 32-month period.


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