Doha, Qatar — (METERING.COM) — January 23, 2009 – Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation (Kahramaa) is to install a new on-line transformer monitoring system across Qatar.

The Consolidated Gulf Company and its partner BPL Global will supply, install and commission its Serveron on-line monitoring system. The project includes the supply of Serveron on-line transformer monitors, which will be installed in substations in Qatar. The transformer monitors help avoid transformer failures, lower maintenance costs and defer capital expenditures by extending transformer life.

The project is part of the new phase of Kahramaa’s transmission system expansion plan to continue the reinforcement of the main transmission networks and to secure the power supply to the industrial and domestic sectors in Qatar.

Kahramaa provides electricity and water services in Qatar.