SCADA and Telecommunication Project


Project name:
Electricity Market Support Project.

Project activities:

  • SCADA and telecommunication project (installation and commissioning of the control system equipped with cutting-edge technologies in the National Dispatch Centre)
  • Wholesale meters (metering); arrangement of Alpha center
  • Supply and installation of transmission system equipment
  • GSE management services.

Donor organization: USAID.

Contractor: SIEMENS (Austria).

Total price of the project: approximately 35 million USD (loan, without co-financing, taxes).

Completion date: 2009.

Project outcomes:

  • New control system will increase reliability, sustainability, acquisition of information in a short period and efficient management of emergency situations of the grid, in particular it became possible to acquire full information from the substations and the stations
  • Expansion of the database improved appropriate response efficiency in ordinary and emergency situations
  • Stability and reliability of the system was improved.