Abengoa wins $30M transformer station contract in Argentina

Argentine, Buenos Aires: Abengoa has been awarded a contract by Transener SA, Argentine high-voltage electric transmission company, to build a new transformer station in the town of 25 de mayo in the east of the country, in the Buenos Aires Province.

The project valued at $30 million (€27.6 million) includes the design and supply of all equipment for the construction of the transformer station, as well as the civil works and commissioning, which is scheduled for March 2019, the company said in a press release.

The company will be responsible for adapting the communication and protection systems in two other transformer stations (Henderson and Ezeiza), in addition to opening the 500 kV high voltage line Henderson – Ezeiza, which will connect the 25 de mayo transformer station to the line.

Source: Abengoa