Introduction

SS Engineering, Chennai, Tamil Nadu is headed by Mr. V. Selvaraj, an Electrical Engineering Professional with a wide ranging experience of over 35 years (about 15 years in the Gulf) in the high voltage transmission sector (Overhead lines, substations and underground cable systems both in India and overseas) and ably supported by key personnel, who are all technically qualified and experienced in all aspects of installation and testing services. Mr. Selvaraj, along with other key partners were promoters of similar organizations in the GCC namely, PLQ Contracting Co LLC, Dubai, UAE and Power Links INTL Co LLC , Muscat Sultanate of Oman, and have currently grown to be about 150+ personnel Company, both of which have successfully executed, and continue to execute installation services within the high voltage cable installation projects and systems in the United Arab Emirates and Sultanate of Oman.

Initially working within the Southern Region of India, it is intended that the Company will serve the needs of specialist services within the Power Transmission and Distribution sector throughout the Indian Sub-Continent. The Company’s expanded resource level presently constitute a core base of about 20 technically qualified, key engineering personnel who are primarily engaged in HV Cable termination, jointing and testing works. It is fully intended to expand this level of resource as the project requirements dictate. Management and Administrative staff are in addition employed to support the office related functions. Further additional personnel will be mobilized within a short period as required to meet specific project requirements and/or to cover peak work period demands.

Since the inception of the first overseas venture in 2009, P.L.Q. Contracting LLC in Dubai has adopted a similar development pattern and has grown to become a recognized specialist in the technical services provision for the High Voltage Cable sector within a short span of about 12 to 18 months, besides achieving registration and approval to work within the Right of Way from Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) and Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA) in Dubai.

SS Engineering, Chennai, Tamil Nadu will incorporate, (in its current expansion and development plan) the services of several of the key personnel responsible for the growth of the Company in UAE who have gained significant experience in delivering projects for: a) All major Electrical Utilities in United Arab Emirates, Ministry of Electricity (since recently Oman Electricity & Transmission Company) in the Sultanate of Oman and also with private industrial developments such as Dubai Aluminum, Emirates Aluminum in the UAE, Q-Chem, RasGas, Qatar Petroleum and such related oil and gas development / distribution companies in Qatar, Sohar Port in the Sultanate of Oman etc. b) Global, multi-national and large Electrical Contracting & Manufacturing Companies such as ABB, AREVA, Siemens, Mitsubishi Corporation, Farukawa, LS Cables, Taihan Electric Co and Saudi Cable Company, and c) Marubeni Corporation, Isolux Watt, as well as several reputed local/regional Contracting Companies such as, Arabian Bemco, National Contracting Company (NCC), Larsen & Toubro (L&T), Danway (Electrical & Mechanical Engineering), ETA Group. d) Several specialized large cable route projects requiring route survey, design and engineering services, cable fault locating services.

Bringing in such rich and varied experience levels together with highest standards of safety and on time performance will provide the Customers in India a very high level of service with emphasis on quality and safety besides on time completion of given assignments.

SS Engineering, Chennai, Tamil Nadu can undertake the following range of activities in the Power transmission and distribution segments (as local support services sub-contractor) to National and/or Multi-National Contracting Companies, either on a Turnkey basis or only installation and testing services directly to the Utilities and/or through other Main Contractors as per their specific needs.

Areas of Services provided / Works performed and capable of performing: Design, Engineering, Procurement, Installation, Testing & Commissioning of High Voltage cable systems (up to and including 400 kV Level, XLPE and Oil filled cable systems) and associated substation works. (Specifically equipment Installation, Cable Laying including civil works for external cable routes, Jointing, Termination and testing services.) Assistance to Project and Construction Management, including segment of qualified engineering personnel.

Design, Engineering, Fabrication and supply of Aluminum Cable Clamp (Cleat) according to customer requirements of various cable OD up to 400kV Cable Systems.

Design, Engineering, Fabrication and supply of Stainless Steel Link boxes according to customer requirements up to 400kV Cable Systems.

Our Cable Clamp and Stainless Steel Links Boxes are type tested with CPRI Bangalore and supplying this materials various GCC Countries.

Assistance to Design and Engineering works, including route surveys, conceptual and detailed drawings preparation, structures / supports design for electrical equipment, shield bonding systems (either solid, single point or cross bonded configuration), cable ampacity calculations etc.

Installation, testing and commissioning services for Package Substation equipment comprising of high voltage Switch gear, Transformers, Control panels, distribution boards and associated control cabling installations.

Design, procurement supply and installation services for cable support system accessories such as proprietary cable trays, ladders, supports, cable cleats, power connectors and specialist outdoor substation materials.

Sourcing and supply of most suitable materials meeting the Local Utilities / Authorities specifications – such as cables (Power and control cables), jointing kits, termination kits, proprietary Link Boxes, all consumables (Cable Glands, Lugs, Stainless steel Cable tags, labels, copper bus bars, Earthing materials) for transmission and distribution systems – from reputed and approved suppliers.

Any other local, installation assistance for emergency breakdowns at short notice and fault locating services.

Highly experienced resources deployment and successful project delivery within time is the key to our success. Some of the highlights of the past experience of key Management staff and a more detailed list of projects experience (including a select/partial list of those of the associated Companies promoted by the Partners of SS Engineering) are attached.

We work in close co-ordination with the Clients with a clear understanding of their and project requirements from the initial stages, prioritizing the critical areas of the installation in order to ensure completion targets are achieved within the desired time and budget costs.

With this background and with continued increase in manpower and machinery resources acquisition, we consider SS Engineering, Chennai, Tamil Nadu to be in rather an unique position as a specialist installation services provider in the High Voltage Power transmission sector within the Indian Sub-continent, unmatched by any other by virtue of the experience level of our personnel and the installation and testing equipment being brought in to support the projects, and hope to serve the needs of the transmission sector projects in a highly efficient and safe manner.