The Hyderabad-based organization Megha Engineering and Infrastructures Ltd (MEIL) has dedicated the Western Uttar Pradesh Power Transmission Company Limited (WUPPTCL) project to the nation on Wednesday. The WUPPTCL is one of India's largest power transmission projects that was taken up at a cost of Rs. 4150 crores.
"MEIL has built the WUPPTCL project with the latest and most proven technologies in the sector. This is amongst the first Biggest Project in India to be designed with Gas Insulated Substations (GIS).
MEIL started the construction of this project in 2011 on BOOT basis. It was completed in the first week of February 2018. MEIL will shoulder the responsibility of operation and maintenance of the project for the next 35 years. The construction of this project has helped strengthen MEIL's credentials further in the power sector, particularly in the spheres of transmission lines, substations, and overall operation and maintenance.