Advanced Steam Turbine Order for Siemens
Siemens Energy received a contract from its Indian licensee Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd. (BHEL) for the supply of components for two steam turbine-generators to be installed at the 600 MW Barh II coal-fired power plant southwest of Patna in the state of Bihar. The customer is the state-owned energy utility National Thermal Power Corporation Ltd.
The volume of this order is approximately US$105 million. The Siemens scope of supply includes one steam turbine, components for a second turbine, one water-cooled generator as well as the electrical and I&C equipment for these two turbine-generators. This marks the first time that Siemens will supply turbines for supercritical steam conditions via its Indian licensee BHEL for installation in India.
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