The second signing is for a turnkey project to build the Al-Kharj 2 380 kV substation. Under the contract, the Energy sector will supply all key components such as gas insulated switchgear, transformers, line reactors, switchgear, protection systems, telecommunication systems, and will also provide civil engineering and substation building.
The substation will enhance the reliability and security of power supply, while addressing the growing demand for electricity in the Al-Kharj region.
Siemens has been active in Saudi Arabia for more than 80 years, together with its partner, E.A. Juffali & Brothers, Siemens has contributed to the expertise, technology, knowledge transfer and the development of local human capital.
Siemens technology currently transmits and distributes a third of the power used in the Kingdom.
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