March 30, 2020 | Return to News

Linxon in Bahrain have successfully energized the 220/66/11 kV BSP Sahel-Al- Zallaq and Janoob Madinat Hamad.

Electricity & water Authority awarded these contracts with scope supply, installation and testing commissioning of 220 kV & 66 KV GIS equipment’s, 21 kV & 11 KV systems with HV cables, associated protection panels, battery system and remote end works.

“Both projects were executed by Linxon Bahrain with full compliance to safety requirements and quality procedures. My warmest congratulations to the Bahraini team that in these difficult times put all efforts to complete the project safely within the deadline as committed. I also wish to thank our customer EWA and their consultant ESBI for the relationships that have existed all way through the execution which have definitively contributed to this joint success for the three companies””, said Frédéric Tréfois, CEO of Linxon.

Sahel Al Zallaq  

The Electricity & Water Authority (EWA) of Kingdom of Bahrain has decided to construct additional capacity on their electricity transmission network to service a high profile development in the southern part of the Kingdom. This has been achieved through a major project known as “Establishment of Sahel Al Zallaq 220 kV BSP”.

Linxon provided the complete engineering, procurement, installation, testing & commissioning of 220 kV Gas Insulated Switchgear (GIS) 66 kV GIS, 21/11 kV switchgears, integrated control system (ICS), control & protection system, high voltage / medium voltage and low voltage cables and relevant terminations, auxiliary power supplies, including house transformer 11 kV/400 V, standby diesel generator and earthing/earth grid works.

Janoob Madinat Hamad  

Due to the natural growth of electricity demand in the Kingdom of Bahrain, the Electricity & Water Authority (EWA) has decided to construct additional capacity on their electricity transmission network to service this demand. This will be achieved through a major project known as “220 kV & 66 kV Transmission Development 2012-2016”. As part of this project, Linxon provided for Janoob Madinat Hamad 220kV BSP, the complete engineering, procurement, installation, testing & commissioning of 220 kV Gas Insulated Switchgear (GIS), 66 kV gas insulated switchgear, 21/11kV switchgears, integrated control system (ICS), control & protection system, high voltage / medium voltage and low voltage cables and relevant terminations, auxiliary power supplies, including house transformer 11 kV/400 V, standby diesel generator and earthing/earth grid works.