Siemens Awarded Triple Substation Deal in Dubai


Siemens has been awarded a contract by United Arab Emirates developer Nakheel PJSC for the turnkey construction of three electrical substations in Dubai. The substations will serve a new development of manmade islands off the coast of Dubai’s Deira District.

The three 132/11kV substations are scheduled for completion in the first half of 2017. Each will include eight bays of 132-kV gas-insulated switchgears, 71 panels of 11-kV air-insulated switchgears, three 50-MVA power transformers, and control and protection.

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