July 7, 2020
Solar Steel announces the supply of 31MW of its RackSmarT® structure for 11 new projects in Colombia
Madrid, 7 July 2020. Solar Steel, a division of Gonvarri Industries, has agreed the supply of eleven new projects in Colombia for its RackSmarT® fixed solar structure, extending the company’s track record in this country by another 31MW.
The projects are under construction and located in the departments of Antioquia, Risaralda, Cauca, Valle del Cauca, Tolima, Córdoba, Cundinamarca y Casanare.
The structures for those projects have been fully manufactured in Gonvarri MS Colombia, manufacturing plant of Gonvarri group located in Medellin city.
Considering these projects, Solar Steel will have provided its structures in 22 photovoltaic plants in Colombia totaling 95MW, positioning itself as one of the prominent leaders in the country.
Apart from its local manufacturing capabilities, Solar Steel provides added-value services such as structural engineering, Pull-out tests, supervision activities during the construction and mechanical installation, based on local resources available in Medellin. These aspects are essential when providing key differentiating aspects in the Colombian market.
With all these projects, Solar Steel reinforces the company’s commitment with a clean and competitive energy transition in Latin-America.
About Gonvarri Solar Steel
Gonvarri Solar Steel has a trackrecord of more than 13 GW and is part of Gonvarri Industries. Gonvarri is a leading company in steel service centers and the manufacturing of structures for renewable energy. Gonvarri Industries has more than 45 industrial plants worldwide, with over 6,000 employees and a revenue of more than 3,700 million euros in 2019. Solar Steel has focused its efforts on providing customers with integral solutions according to their product and service requirements. For more information, visit www.gsolarsteel.com