Alstom Grid Opens New Technology Centre in China

21 March 2011 (Last Updated March 21st, 2011 18:30)

Alstom Grid has opened its China Technology Center in Shanghai, which will develop solutions for smart electrical grids. An advanced centre for research, development and testing of ultra-high voltage alternating current and energy management solutions, the facility will be spread acro

Alstom Grid has opened its China Technology Center in Shanghai, which will develop solutions for smart electrical grids.

An advanced centre for research, development and testing of ultra-high voltage alternating current and energy management solutions, the facility will be spread across 54,000m².

The €47m centre will develop new solutions required for the future of electrical grids.

Designed to accommodate large electrical equipment, the centre will also have a UHV testing hall and R&D platforms such as scientific simulation tools, climate chamber, temperature rise testing lab and material testing labs.