SgurrEnergy India brings innovation in project design and engineering to
world’s largest solar plant
SgurrEnergy India Pvt. Ltd. (SgurrEnergy India),
a leading solar engineering consultancy in India, is pleased to announce that it was selected by Adani
Power to provide solar engineering services to the world’s largest solar project,
the 648MW (AC) solar project located at Kamuthi
village in the Ramanathapuram district of Tamil Nadu, India.
its strong track record of over 300 satisfied customers and over 6GW of solar projects
which are either commissioned or under implementation, SgurrEnergy India was selected, following a
rigorous tender process, out of eight local and international companies
to deliver comprehensive
engineering services. The project, which had a one year
concept-to-commissioning timeframe, required engineering services within three
months. SgurrEnergy India delivered all services on time and on budget,
including the project concept, technology evaluation, energy yield estimation,
quality assurance plan, detailed engineering, and other associated design
services, to support the 648MW solar project.
selected SgurrEnergy India after evaluating a number of consultants as we
quickly understood that they had both the capabilities to execute on a project
of this scale, but also the local experience and resources,” commented Jayant
Parimal of Adani Power. “We look forward to working with them on other
SgurrEnergy assembled its diverse,
integrated team of experts to ensure an on time and on budget delivery, including
solar advisors, electrical, civil, structural,
and infrastructure engineers, plus project managers with a history of designing projects that maximize
the value of the solar asset.
solar project was pre-conceptualized with effective
cost-to-benefit analyses for all the commercially proven technologies even
before it was awarded to SgurrEnergy India. Multiple technologies and vendors were deployed to supply modules,
inverters, and mounting structures to meet the large project’s strict timeline.
Design innovation was implemented throughout the project, including a modular
design to reduce execution time, and an eight row module table was utilized for
the first time in India, reducing the project costs and construction timeline.
Because land for the project was not all available at the onset, SgurrEnergy was
very flexible in its design process in order to minimize land requirements.
understand the competitive markets our customers operate in and there is no
room for error, especially when it comes to costs. As the market becomes
more and more competitive, developers are realizing that design innovation and
cost control go hand in hand. SgurrEnergy India is striving to eliminate cost unpredictability and ensure bankable
projects, and we clearly delivered in this situation,” commented Mr. Arif Aga,
founder and Managing Director, SgurrEnergy India.
About SgurrEnergy India Pvt. Ltd.
SgurrEnergy India Pvt. Ltd. is a leading solar
engineering consultant operating in India since 2007. With over 68 highly-qualified engineering
and solar experts on staff for a combined 300 years’ experience, SgurrEnergy
India has the largest solar-focused consulting team in India, providing feasibility studies, design and development,
detailed engineering, construction management, O&M, performance assessment and
due diligence services for solar developers, EPCs, and banks & lenders. With over 300 satisfied
customers, an impressive 98% repeat customer rate, and over 6GW of solar
projects under their belt that are either commissioned or under implementation,
SgurrEnergy India’s customer base comprises some of the solar industry’s
foremost leaders including: Adani Power, ReNew Power, Suzlon, First Solar,
Madhav Group, RattanIndia, GMR Energy and IFC. The company is rapidly expanding
into other markets in the Far East, Africa, Middle East, Sri Lanka and
Bangladesh. SgurrEnergy India is an
Arif Aga promoted company that now has a joint venture with Wood Group.