Qatar awards large-scale turnkey contract
13 July 2021
The Seoul-headquartered company – Taihan is known for manufacturing electric wires and stainless steel products for electricity and communication.
Taihan has signed a contract with Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation (Kahramaa) to expand the Facility-E power transmission system.
The first supply amount is won 27.7bn (USD 24M) of the total volume and considering the follow-up section of won 118.6bn (USD 103M), the total contract amount reaches won 146.3bn (USD 127M).
Seoul, South Korea-based Taihan undertakes the core business to build new power grids to supply the power produced in this power plant to entire regions of Qatar. It is a full turnkey project including product supply, electricity and civil engineering work, and completion test.
The construction of power grids for all transmission levels up to 220kV and 132kV, including 400kV, the highest voltage among Qatar’s underground cables, is included in the project.