At their upcoming plant at MIDC, Chakan near Pune, Maharashtra.
Construction power supply (30KVA-250KVA DG Set)
& distribution along with complete operation and maintenanceduring construction of their green field plant.
Provision of compressed air with 2 x 100 CFM air compressor for the same project.
To provide Continuous supply of power to vendors of critical, imported equipment
To reduce downtime of labor due to non-availability of grid power and avoid paying penalties to overseas vendors in US $.
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Experience & technical competence.
Proven, established and reliable supply chain management for Fuel.
Bridgestone is a multinational organization and currently India’s largest manufacturer of Tyres& Tubes with installed Plant Capacity of PSR: 10000/day & TBR: 3000/day
Another Bridgestone plant is located in Pithampur near Indore.
Bridgestone India is one of the major Tyre& Tube suppliers to almost all the reputed car-manufacturing companies in India.
In 2013 Bridgestone set up plant at Chakan industrial area near the city of Pune, Maharashtra to further strengthenthe supply system in India.
To ensure continuous electrical supply to the essential / critical loads as well as ensure supply during non-availability of grid power supply.
Power requirement in the range of 30kva-250kva dg, 50 Hz set (20 nos.) at multiple locations within the project area of 7.7 lac sq. meter.
BRIDGESTONE desired 250kva reliable power without any interruption for regular maintenance.
The project was required to be completed within 10 month from the date of order.
Statutory approval also required to be taken from the respective authorities like State Electricity Board & PWD.
Overseas vendors had steep delayed work penalty terms in US$ currency.
Project area was spread over 7.7 lac sq. meters.
Perennial undertook extensive study of load requirements and designed the installation plan in the most economic and effective manner.
Multiple sets were installed at various locations as per this plan.
Onsite store was created and maintained to support the construction as per Bridgestone requirement. This store contained Fuel, Emergency space, Earthing, Distribution panel and other required hardware.
Dedicated Supervisors were deputed on site for day to day communicationwith Bridgestone officials. Skilled manpower deputed at site ensured that hired machines are used as per client requirement& worked properly.
Day to day Fuel management including transportation, Fuel safety etc. was done by Perennial.
All DG sets were installed and commissioned in 3-4 days, and operated without any interruption in power supply.
The system has been tested successfully to run continuously for 24/7 hrs. basis.