Tag: gas turbines

Rolls-Royce to upgrade gas pipeline

Rolls-Royce has won an order worth more than USD 40 million from Europe Maghreb Pipeline Limited (EMPL) for additional gas turbine equipment and expertise to enhance the performance of one of the world's most important natural gas pipelines.

Tackling superalloys

A research project at Cranfield University has employed Holroyd's superabrasive Edgetek machines to achieve significant breakthroughs when machining nickel-based superalloys.

Turbine technology for Iran

Alstom is to supply gas turbine equipment and services to provide 900 MW of electric power to the Bandar Abase region in Iran.

Pennsylvania power

Foster Wheeler Ltd has announced that its subsidiary, Foster Wheeler Power Group Inc., has been awarded a contract valued at approximately USD 200 million by LMB Funding Limited Partnership, to engineer, procure and construct a nominal 600 MW capacity combined-cycle natural gas-fired power plant.

Combined-cycle power plant in Vietnam

Alstom, in consortium with Marubeni Corporation, Japan and Vietnam Machinery Erection Co., has been awarded a turnkey contract to build a 450mw combined-cycle power plant in the existing Phu My power complex located in the Baria Vung-Tau province of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.

LNG expansion in Spain

Foster Wheeler Iberia has been awarded two projects for liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal expansions in Cartagena and Huelva, by Enagas, the leading Spanish natural gas supplier.

Alstom to build combined-cycle plant in Moscow

Alstom has won a 225mw electricity power plant order worth around EUR 160 million.

Huaneng announces plans

Huaneng Power International Inc. (Beijing, China) has announced its tenth five-year plan to be co-ordinated with the construction of the China west-east natural gas pipeline.

Malaysia power plant

Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd and Mitsui & Co. have won a JIY 50 billion joint order from Malaysia's top power company Tenaga Nasional Berhad to build a natural-gas-powered thermal power plant.

Siemens Westinghouse to build power plant in Brazi

Siemens Westinghouse Power Corporation (SWPC) has won the USD 200 million equipment contract for the 800mw Norte Fluminense thermal power plant, which will be located in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, near the port city of Macae.