AZZ to provide gas insulated line for Sanmen nuclear project in China

AZZ was awarded a second contract from Sanmen Nuclear Power Company (SNPC) to provide two circuits of 550kV 3,150Amp Gas Insulated Line (GIL) for the Sanmen nuclear power plant located in the Zhejiang Province of China.

Under the terms of the contract, AZZ will provide 5,130 meters of GIL for phase two of the Sanmen Nuclear Power Plant.  The contract award is estimated to be valued at greater than $11 million USD and delivery is scheduled to begin in mid-2018.

Bill Estes, Vice President of AZZ Electrical Systems, commented, “We are extremely pleased to have been awarded a second contract from Sanmen Nuclear Power Company to deliver our high voltage bus system for this critical power infrastructure project. Our collaboration on Phase 1 of this project has been very successful. We look forward to extending our ongoing working relationship with SNPC and its majority stakeholder, China National Nuclear Power Company (“CNNC”) in this important market.”