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Power From Components

Siemens supplying Algeria power plant with turbines, generators

Posted on June 14, 2013

Siemens will supply power plant components, including six F-class gas turbines, for the Ras Djinet and Ain Arnat combined cycle power plants (CCPP) in Algeria.

The clients are Daewoo E&C Co., Ltd. and Hyundai Engineering Co. Ltd., Korean companies that are building the two power plants for Sociéte Algérienne de Production de l’Electricité (SPE), the state-run energy provider in Algeria. Together, the two power plants will have an installed electrical capacity of more than 2000 MW and will supply power to more than five million households on Algeria’s Mediterranean coast.

The Ras Djinet power plant is located 100 km east of the Algerian capital Algiers. Ain Arnat sits 260 km east of Algiers. Siemens scope of supply includes six SGT5-4000F gas turbines, six SST5-3000 steam turbines, and six SGen5-2000H generators.

In addition, Siemens will provide technical support and services for the construction and commissioning of the six power trains. A framework agreement was additionally concluded for the delivery of spare parts for the plant in Ras Djinet for a 10-year period.