July 2014

GE Chosen For Mexico Plant

GE Chosen For Mexico Plant

GE’s Distributed Power business will provide its gas engine technology to engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor SEISA for Enerkin SAPI de C.V.’s (Enerkin) combined-heat and power (CHP) plant in Merida, Mexico.

Argentina Power System Order

PW Power Systems Inc. (PWPS) has secured a contract with Generación Frías S.A. to provide an FT4000 SWIFTPAC unit for its location in Frías, Santiago del Estero, Argentina.

ABB To Maintain Cruise Line Fleet

ABB To Maintain Cruise Line Fleet

ABB has signed a five-year maintenance agreement with Prestige Cruise Holdings to provide services, parts and support for all turbochargers installed on its fleet of eight cruise ships.

Siemens Provides Power, Service

Siemens Provides Power, Service

Siemens Energy has been awarded a long-term agreement to perform service and maintenance for three Siemens SGT6-5000F gas turbines that will be installed at Shell Canada's Carmon Creek in situ project.

Algeria Power Contracts For GE

Algeria Power Contracts For GE

GE’s Distributed Power business has received orders for eight trailer-mounted GE TM2500+ aeroderivative gas turbine-generators and the first Jenbacher gas engine project in Algeria.

Turboexpander Order Secured

L.A. Turbine has received an order for two magnetic bearing turboexpander machines, plus one spare mechanical center section, for installation at a U.S.-based ethylene processing facility.

MTU Engines To Propel Double-Ended Ferries

MTU Engines To Propel Double-Ended Ferries

Rolls-Royce Power Systems has won an order for six MTU diesel engines that will be used to propel three double-ended ferries in Turkey.

Nigeria Deploys GE’s Mobile Gas Turbines

Nigeria Deploys GE’s Mobile Gas Turbines

GE’s Distributed Power business is supplying GEL Utility Ltd. with three 25 MW trailer-mounted TM2500+ aeroderivative gas turbines to generate power at Nigerian National Petroleum Corp.’s (NNPC) state oil refinery at Port Harcourt, Nigeria.

Sulzer Completes Acquisition Of Grayson Armature

Sulzer Completes Acquisition Of Grayson Armature

Sulzer has completed an agreement to acquire both Grayson Armature businesses, Grayson Armature Large Motor Division Inc. and Grayson Armature Orange Texas Inc.

Siemens To Deliver Steam Power

Siemens To Deliver Steam Power

Siemens Energy is supplying steam turbine generator sets and associated instrumentation and control (I&C) components to power plant projects in India.

Siemens Hands Over Thailand Plant

Siemens and its Japanese partner Marubeni have completed the turnkey construction of combined-cycle power plant (CCPP) Chana 2 in Thailand and handed it over into commercial operation to the national power provider Electric Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT).

Condition-Based Maintenance Agreements

Wärtsilä has signed technical management agreements with four Greek liquefied natural gas (LNG) ship owners.

GE Power System To Russia

GE Power System To Russia

GE has received an order for a power generation system to be installed at a combined heat and power (CHP) plant in Kazan, Russia.

GE Delivers J920 FleXtra Gas Engine

GE Delivers J920 FleXtra Gas Engine

GE’s Distributed Power business has delivered its first Jenbacher J920 gas engine project to E.ON Hanse Wärme GmbH’s Stapelfeld, Germany, plant.

Four Down, Two To Go

MTU has been selected by Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.A.-based Southern Towing Co. to power six inland waterway towboats.

Rumors Of Another BIG Acquisition?

Rumors Of Another BIG Acquisition?

Reuters has reported that German engineering group Siemens has been preparing an offer to acquire U.S.-based compressor and turbine maker Dresser-Rand.

Kraft Power Now Approved Waukesha Provider

Kraft Power has been appointed an approved Waukesha provider for GE’s Waukesha gas engines group.

Microturbine Order For Oman

Capstone Turbine Corp. has secured its first microturbine order in Oman for oil and gas production.

Kobelco Establishes Brazilian Subsidiary

Kobelco Machinery do Brasil Ltda. (KMB) has begun the marketing of nonstandard compressors (custom-engineered process compressors) in South America.

Gas Generator Service Contract Secured

Rolls Wood Group (RWG) has secured a four-year general service contract (GSC) with Maersk Oil for the maintenance of their existing fleet of Rolls-Royce Avon gas generators.

Caribbean Power Plant Online

Caribbean Power Plant Online

MAN Diesel & Turbo has completed the second of a total of three power plants the company is building for the French energy supplier Électricité de France (EDF).

Cooperation Agreement Targets U.S. Power Market

Engine producers Fairbanks Morse and MAN Diesel & Turbo have finalized a strategic agreement to cooperate in the U.S. power market for gas and dual-fuel engines.

Rail Tunnel Vision

Rail Tunnel Vision

MTU Friedrichshafen will deliver 13 PowerPacks with Series 1600 rail engines for infrastructure maintenance vehicles in the Gotthard and Ceneri Base Tunnels in Switzerland.

C’mon In, The Wastewater Is Fine

GE has agreed to acquire Mansfield, U.K.-based Monsal, a private water, waste, advanced anaerobic digestion and integrated biogas-to-energy business.