Since quality of hardware and insulators is one of the critical factors in tripping of transmission lines, NTDC has taken another initiative. In order to evacuate power from 1320 MW SECL Coal Power Plant, National Transmission and Despatch Company Limited (NTDC) has decided procure disc insulator and hardware strings at the site. The total estimate worth’s around Euro 10,800,393 for 500kV SECL (Thar Block-I) to Matiari Double Circuit transmission line. Under the supervision of Deputy Managing Director (DMD) NTDC Engr. Muhammad Ayub, the contract has been inked with the representatives of M/s Sediver SAS, France. The august ceremony was attended by the high ranked officers on both sides and French experts.