SPTC, a joint venture between CG and Saudi Transformer Co., inaugurated its flagship power transformer factory in Dammam Industrial City in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Feb. 12.

The joint venture is dedicated to the design, engineering and manufacture of power transformers and mobile substations.

The factory has a capacity of 5,000 MVA. The first transformer manufactured will leave the factory by mid-April. The joint venture has already received a five-year framework contract for substation services. The first orders are for one mobile substation and six 25-MVA power transformers. The products will be delivered to Saudi Electricity Co.

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