Punj Lloyd wins Qatar Solar Technologies polysilicon plant contract


India-based engineering and construction company Punj Lloyd has secured an engineering, procurement and construction contract from Qatar Solar Technologies to set up a polysilicon plant in Qatar.

The solar grade polysilicon plant will have a capacity of 8,000t/year, The Economic Times reported.

The project involves residual basic engineering and design, detailed engineering, procurement, supply, manufacturing, construction and commissioning.

The contract is scheduled to be commissioned by mid-2013.