Siemens to deliver digitalized switchgears to 3 Steel manufacturers from Jalna, Maharashtra


Icon, Geetai and Gajkesari are steel manufacturers from Jalna MIDC belt, Maharashtra who will be equipped with 11 bays of state-of-the-art 132 kilovolts Gas Insulated Switchgears (GIS) of the digitalized Sensgear portfolio to increase efficiency, security and productivity
Sensgear offers a connective and easy to use platform combined with comprehensive analytic applications which enables faster and intelligent decisions for power transmission equipment

Siemens Limited will deliver advanced power transmission equipment with integrated digital technologies to steel manufacturers from Jalna MIDC belt, Maharashtra, namely, Icon Steel, Geetai Steels and Gajkesari Steels & Alloys. The installation includes 11 bays of state-of-the-art 132 kilovolts (kV) Gas Insulated Switchgears (GIS) which have a modular design and will enable increased efficiency, reduced operational costs and ensure safe operations even under extreme environmental conditions.

The Gas Insulated Switchgears will be designed as Sensgear devices, first of its kind digitalized substation products that offer valuable data analytics applications for the transmission industry, manufactured at Siemens’ Aurangabad Factory and based on digitalization solution from Siemens globally. Sensgear devices have a smart and robust IoT gateway securely transmitting the minimum amount of required information to a cloud-based storage and visualization platform, providing operators with a comprehensive and quick overview about their assets. Through fast and efficient collection, analysis and usage of mass data produced by the Gas Insulated Switchgears in real time, asset related decisions will be facilitated resulting in improved performance and optimized operations.

Gerd Deusser, Executive Vice President and Head, Energy, Siemens Limited, said: “We are committed to drive the energy transition to enable more sustainable, reliable and productive ecosystems through our technologies. With enhanced data analytics, Sensgear devices will help our customers improve efficiency and sustainability of assets and operations.”

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