Russia: NLMK Group, an international steel company, has supplied transformer steel to the Siemens transformer plant based in Voronezh, Russia.
The transformer steel supplied by NLMK will be used by Siemens Transformers to manufacture a 220 kV, 63 MVA transformer for Burnoye Solar-2 solar power park, which is currently under construction in Kazakhstan.
60,000 tonnes of hot-rolled steel was manufactured at the company’s Lipetsk production site for the project.
Equipment for the solar park is due for delivery in 2018.
This solar complex will be one of the largest solar generation facilities in Eastern Europe and the largest in Central Asia.