SgurrEnergy India Pvt. Ltd. (SEI, an Arif Aga-promoted joint venture with the Wood Group, is a leading solar engineering consultant operating in India since 2007.
With more than 100 satisfied customers and a strong track record of over 8GW solar projects either commissioned or under implementation, SgurrEnergy India is a preferred provider of solar engineering services for utility-scale solar systems.
SgurrEnergy knows India and India knows SgurrEnergy. Our team of more than 75 highly-qualified engineering and solar experts bring a combined 300 years of experience, making SgurrEnergy the largest and only purely solar-focused consulting team in India, providing feasibility studies, design and development, detailed engineering, construction management, O&M consulting, performance assessment and due diligence services for solar developers, EPCs, and banks & lenders.
Vetted by some of the solar industry’s foremost leaders in utility-scale project development, EPC, and financing, SgurrEnergy India has met the high standards required by organizations like: Adani Power, ReNew Power, Suzlon, First Solar, Madhav Group, Atha Group, GMR Energy and IFC. The company is also rapidly expanding to other countries in the Far East, Africa, Middle East, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh.
At SgurrEnergy India, we boast an impressive service delivery record of 100 percent on time and 100 percent on budget. And the buck always stops with us - because of our diverse integrated team of experts, from civil, electrical, and mechanical engineers, to renewable energy experts all under one roof, we are 110 percent accountable to our customers and always accessible at the highest levels.
Because we are independent, our only purpose is to make sure our customer’s project is not only profitable, but also reliable for a project life of 25 years, delivering unbiased advice with that goal in mind. As a result, SgurrEnergy India boasts an impressive 98 percent repeat customer rate. Because we strive for consistent excellence in customer service, we’re working hard on that 2 percent.
We strive to eliminate cost unpredictability and ensure bankable projects. We understand that our customers operate in a competitive market with no room for error, especially when it comes to costs. With that in mind, design and help develop solar projects that are of the highest quality, meet tough budget constraints, and stand up to the stringent standards that top lenders require.
There is also an unwavering passion behind everything we do. Our team is driven by the purpose of designing the world’s greatest and most profitable projects. We listen and we probe, not only to meet our customer’s needs, but to constantly deliver beyond what our clients expect.
SGURRENERGY INDIA OFFERS THE FOLLOWING SERVICES:
Feasibility Services for solar projects including: site selection, energy yield study, technical and environmental constraints planning, identification of technology and layout, site visits, financial modeling and preparation of detailed project reports (DPR).
Design and Development Services including: project sizing and design optimization, technology assessment and equipment specification, pre-contract negotiations, grid connection application, review engineering, detailed design and engineering, pre-bid engineering services, value engineering, and design optimization.
Construction Management Services including: Owner’s and independent engineering services, project and site management, construction monitoring, witnessing of commissioning, plant testing and issuing of take-over certificates, contract review, independent performance testing, and inspection services at manufacturing locations.
O&M and Performance Monitoring Services including: specification and tender assessment, post investment appraisal of projects, asset management, inspection and monitoring, warranty and contract management, site health and safety consultancy, plant performance assessment, and remote site management.
Due Diligence Services including: independent technical due diligence, lender’s engineering provisions on-going through construction, module and trackers inspection and due diligence, contracting and procurement strategies, and technical assessment of technologies, manufacturers, and suppliers.
SGURRENERGY INDIA MANAGEMENT
SgurrEnergy India is led by Founder and Managing Director, Arif Aga. Arif is experienced in overall project infrastructure planning, resource assessment, detailed engineering and conducting technical due diligence from a few kWs to multi-MW solar PV projects. Arif leads oversees multiple teams for site feasibilities, electrical designs and detailing, optimization of the layouts, and conducting design and feasibility studies for the development of a utility scale power plant.
With experience in resource assessment, energy yield prediction and site feasibility studies, Arif is skilled at analyzing solar energy problems and designing solutions using industry leading software tools including PVSYST, Meteonorm, SolarGIS, and Homer.
He has conducted designs and feasibility studies for the development of multi-MW PV power plants, including equipment selection, layout optimization and energy yield analysis. Arif has also carried out due-diligence studies of proposed and operating MW scale solar power plants and photovoltaic manufacturing plants. For the latter, he provides technology assessments, layout review and independent energy yield predictions. Arif has also reviewed PV module manufacturing production plants and made suggestions regarding achievable production rates, material costs and process costs to assess the validity of manufacturing claims.