Arctech To Supply 2.1 GW SkySmart II Trackers for the Largest PV Power Plant in the Middle East

Sep 7, 2021 01:01 PM ET
  • The big win in the middle east's biggest solar project is remarkable for Arctech, which has actually been to boost its reach internationally.
  • Numerous Chinese firms like Arctech, and Trina (which also supplies tracker services) have increased their offerings in the sector.

Arctech Solar, one of the leading tracking, racking, and BIPV solutions provider, has revealed the finalizing of a 2.1 GW trackers supply agreement with China Machinery Engineering Corporation (CMEC) on 3rd September, for Al Dhafra PV2 PV nuclear power plant in Abu Dhabi, UAE. When finished, the plant will be the biggest of its kind in the Middle East.

The project website, while having abundant sunshine, additionally faces severe natural conditions of heat, raging sandstorms as well as very destructive environment that called for high specifications for a trustworthy of tracking systems. After an extensive assessment, Arctech was picked as the tracker supplier as well as the project will embrace Arctech's flagship product SkySmart II, the very first IEC-certificated multi-point parallel drive radar, which can deal with the severe natural environment as well as lower the price per KWh of the project significantly.

" Established in 1978, CMEC is a core subsidiary of China National Machinery Industry Corporation Ltd (Sinomach), a Global Fortune 500 firm, and also China's initial commercial and trading firm. As a world-renowned EPC, it enjoys more than 40 years of experience in the worldwide design industry with organization covering 47 nations as well as areas worldwide," claimed Yan Weihua, General Manager of the fourth Total Plants Division at CMEC. "We are delighted to collaborate with Arctech again for an additional benchmark project under the Belt and also Road Initiative. In the future, we will further grow the thorough teamwork with Arctech, particularly in solar energy, BIPV, and various other new power projects, for sources sharing as well as benefits enhance, boosting the global competitiveness ultimately."

Being one of the significant providers of CMEC, Arctech solar has actually partnered with CMEC on numerous PV projects. "To win the largest PV project in the Middle East, Arctech spent countless hours of designer resources from workplaces in China, UAE, and Spain, assessed lots of radar setups, and submitted more than 30,000 pages of technological papers. Luckily, our initiatives were very acknowledged by CMEC and all the relevant parties, for which I'm genuinely happy for their count on and also assistance and reveal my appreciation to our technological, sales, and project teams for their effort." claimed Guy Rong, Head Of State of Global Organization at Arctech. "Now it's time to supply our dedications to item quality, on-time shipment and services. We believe the project will certainly be effectively connected to the grid in a timely manner. On the other hand, the framework contract authorized today also shows that Arctech as well as CMEC share comprehensive common passions as well as participation intents. We will proactively make every effort to deepen cooperation in more new energy projects and also develop more worths by using innovative modern technologies."

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