Siemens to supply four shunt reactors to Oman

Oman, Muscat: Larsen and Toubro in Oman has awarded Siemens with a contract for the supply of four shunt reactors to the Oman Electricity Transmission Company.

As part of the contract, Siemens will manufacture, design, engineer and test four 400 kV, 100 MVAr oil-filled shunt reactors, and deliver them to site. The contract also includes training services, reports Muscat Daily.

The reactors will be installed at 400 kV substations in Izki and Ibri to improve grid stability across the transmission lines between these cities.

The reactors will be manufactured at Siemens transformer factory in Weiz, Austria, and are scheduled for delivery in 2018.

Source: Muscat Daily