USA, New York: Crompton Greaves (CG) has successfully designed, engineered, installed, tested and commissioned a substation expansion including two 45/75 MVA power transformers for the GlobalFoundries’ Fab 8 computer chip manufacturing complex in Malta, New York.
CG previously designed, procurred and installed the original transmission lines and substation during the initial construction phase of the Fab 8 plant in 2009-10 and has since has remained a valued-added partner with GlobalFoundries, reports Moneylife.
The current project places the company in a favorable position to provide T&D solutions for the next phase of the GlobalFoundries Malta fabrication plant, expected to be completed in 2014.
CG’s CEO and Managing Director Laurent Demortier said: “The completion of this project marks the continuing diversification of CG into industrial markets. We thank GlobalFoundries and their General Contractor for renewing their trust in CG and we look forward to strengthening our relationship as a long-standing partner, able to supply high-quality, durable power equipment that meets their needs for a reliable power source.”