BHEL Successfully Tests Converter Transformer


Bhopal: BHEL, Bhopal’s Transformer Division has successfully completed the manufacturing and testing of the 18 Converter Transformers for Northeast Agra Project. According to an official press release these machines have to be utilized for HVDC Transmission Line from Northeast to Agra, Uttar Pradesh.

BHEL, Bhopal had received orders for 22 converter transformers rated at 281.6 MVA for 400KV transmission. The remaining 4 units shall be made ready shortly, the release said..

It is noteworthy that BHEL is executing these supplies in joint venture with ABB, Sweden. It shall be utilized for India’s 1st ± 800KV/4000MW HVDC Transmission line from Northeast to Agra, Uttar Pradesh.