Abengoa awarded a transformer station in Argentina

May 2, 2017

Abengoa (MCE: ABG/P:SM), the international company that applies innovative technology solutions for sustainable development in the energy and environment sectors, has been selected by Transener SA, the High Voltage Electric Transmission Power Company, to construct a new transformer station in the town of "25 de mayo." The project is valued at 27.6 M.

Abengoa will be responsible for developing the project that is located in the east of the country, in the Buenos Aires Province. It will involve undertaking electrical studies, the engineering works, the definition and drawings, as well as supplying and transporting all of the smaller equipment and material, executing the civil works, the electromechanical assembly of equipment and panels and finally, the commissioning of the station. Works are scheduled to be carried out in 2017 and will be completed in March, 2019.

Moreover, Abengoa will be responsible for adapting the communication and protection systems in two other transformer stations (Henderson y Ezeiza), in addition to opening the 500kV high voltage line Henderson - Ezeiza, which will connect the 25 de mayo transformer station to the line.

This new project consolidates Abengoa's leading position in developing electrical installations all over the world. Abengoa has been present in Argentina for 50 years, and has undertaken major projects in all of the sectors in which it operates, although primarily in the area of power transmission and distribution.

About Abengoa

Abengoa (MCE: ABG/P:SM) applies innovative technology solutions for sustainability in the energy and environment sectors, generating electricity from renewable resources, converting biomass into biofuels and producing drinking water from sea water.

For more information:

Tel: 303-928-8500

Cristina Cabrera Angulo
Communication Department
Tel: +34 954 93 71 11
E-mail: comunication@abengoa.com

Izaskun Artucha Corta
Investor Relations & Capital Markets
Tel: +34 954 93 71 11
E-mail: ir@abengoa.com

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