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New Record for Submarine Cable Capacity

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Nokia’s Alcatel Submarine Networks has set a new record for cable transmission capacity for communications traffic by doubling its previous levels. October 12, 2016 Nokia’s Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN) Unit responds to booming demand from Internet firms by doubling its cable transmission capacity to set a new record. The top...
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Sterling and Wilson Bag Project Worth Rs 250 Crore from PGCIL

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The project by Power Grid Corporation of India (PGCIL) will focus on extension of substations, transformers and reactors under the North Eastern Region Strengthening Scheme-IV & VII spread over five states. November 16, 2016 Comprising of nine locations Imphal, Silchar, Balipara, Bongaigaon, Misa, Kopili, Nirjuli, Agartala, Mokokchung, this scheme will...
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New P-Laser 600 kV HVDC- Fully Recyclable and the Most Powerful Cable Solution

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Prysmian Group is ready to launch environment-friendly and very powerful cable solution, P-Laser 600 kV HVDC system which will give cost reductions of up to 30 percent per transmitted MW. September 29, 2016 Prysmian Group is all set to launch a new breakthrough cable technology for the development of power...
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Sterlite Power Transmission to Buy Minority Stakes in Sharper Shape

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Sterlite Power and Shaper Shape have signed an agreement to deliver best drone technologies for surveillance of power transmission grids in India. August 9, 2016 Sterlite Power Transmission has decided to buy a minority stake in Sharper Shape, a US-based company to bring drone and automated inspection technologies for infrastructure...
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India to Install Optical Fiber Network along Indo-China Border for Better Connectivity

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Difficult terrain of the Himalayas will now get optical fiber network with high capacity to transmit large volumes of communication which will benefit Indian armed forces and the civilians as well. August 8, 2016 India is seriously considering the suggestion of equipping the roads near the Indo-China border with an...
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AMSC Partners With Nexans to Sell Its REGs

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Nexans announced to market and sell AMSC’s Resilient Electric Grid (REG) system in the U.S. and Canada. September 1, 2016 A global energy solutions provider AMSC partners with Nexans to jointly develop and deliver the projects to existing and potential electric utility customers in the U.S. and Canada. Under this...
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KEC International Secures Orders Worth Rs. 1,224 Cr.

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It has secured the orders in areas like EHV cables, Telecom, transmission & distribution, and railways from India, Bangladesh and Thailand. August 31, 2016 A global infrastructure EPC major, KEC International Ltd. has recently won orders worth Rs. 1,224 Cr. Orders secured from India include two orders of Rs. 562...
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Chinese Multinational to Acquire 66.4 Percent Shares of Karachi Electric Corporation

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In a deal worth USD 1.6 billion Shanghai Electric is set to do the biggest private-sector acquisition in Karachi’s history. September 2, 2016 As a part of USD 46 billion project, China revealed that it will link its western Xinjiang province to Pakistan’s Gwadar port with a series of infrastructure,...
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E-Bidding Portal Launched by Centre for Power Sector Contracts

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The power ministry and a state-run auctioneer MSTC launched e-bidding platform to determine the lowest bidder for the projects reversing the present manual auction. August 17, 2016 For interstate power transmission projects, the Central Govt. will invite bids from both private and public companies through reverse electronic auction on build-operate-own...
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India’s PowerGrid Emerges as Winner in High Voltage Transmission Segment

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The transmission force of new system is nearly 5,454 times more than that of domestic power supply and around 48 times more than the voltage. August 10, 2016 Jointly with a bunch of around 35 electrical equipment manufacturers, India’s PowerGrid has developed an excellent system for bulk power transmission up...
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