New Delhi: KEC International Ltd. (KEC), a global infrastructure EPC major, an RPG Group company, is pleased to announce that it has completed the phase]1 expansion by commencing the commercial production of high tension (HT) power cables (up to 33 kV) at its green]field facility in Vadodara, Gujarat w.e.f. 2nd July 2012. This will have annual production capacity of approx. 1,800 kilometers of cables.
In phase]2, the company is in process of expanding its product portfolio by commencing manufacturing of extra high voltage (EHV) power cables (up to 220 kV ) at itsf above mentioned green]field facility. This facility will also have capability to manufacture 400 kV EHV cables. The Company expects to complete phase]2 expansion shortly.
On completion of both the phases, the facility will have total annual production capacity of approx 4,000 kilometers of cables.
gOur green]field cables plant at Vadodara is a world class facility and has state]of]the]art machineries matching global standards. This facility will play an important role in expanding our presence in the growing HT and EHV cables segmenth commented Mr. Ramesh Chandak, MD & CEO, KEC International Ltd.