MHI Receives Order For GTCC System in Uzbekistan
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has received an order for a 478 MW natural gas fired gas turbine combined cycle (GTCC) power generation system with heat supply capability as a cogeneration facility. The order was placed by INITEC Energia, S.A., a Spanish engineering and construction company. This is the first GTCC power generation system order placed with MHI by Uzbekistan.
The facility will be built at the Navoi Thermal Power Plant of State Joint Stock Company Uzbekenergo (SJSC Uzbekenergo). The economy of the Navoi region is enjoying a boom fueled by production of natural resources. When completed, this new system will supply electricity and heat to the Navoi Free Industrial Economic Zone, further contributing to the development of industry in this region.
The system consists of one M701F gas turbine, one steam turbine, one heat recovery steam generator and two generators. MHI will provide the gas and steam turbines and Mitsubishi Electric Corporation will supply the generators. INITEC Energia will be responsible for the overall engineering of the facility and Calik Enerji Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S., a Turkish construction company, will perform civil engineering and installation work at the site.
Delivery of the system will be in December 2010, with completion expected in March 2011.
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