Siemens Energy has received an order from Jacobsen Elektro for the supply of three industrial gas turbines to Tanzania. The turbines are for the power plant Jacobsen Elektro is building for state-owned energy provider Tanzania Electric Supply Company Limited (TANESCO).
Visa Steel will construct a steel plant and a power plant in Orissa.
Dhuruma Electricity Co. has appointed Mott MacDonald as Owner’s Engineer for a USD 1.6 billion power plant in Saudi Arabia. Located 125km from Riyadh in Riyadh Central Province, the power plant is being constructed to meet the rising future demand for electricity in Saudi Arabia and facilitate the continued growth of the country.
South Korea-based Daewoo Corp. has won a tender to construct a power plant for OC Power Ltd, owned by Israel Corp. (80%) and Veolia Environnement SA (20%). Japan-based Mitsubishi Power Systems Ltd will supply the natural gas turbines.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a USD 350 million loan to finance a combined-cycle gas turbine (CCGT) 800MW power plant in Uzbekistan.
Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co. has won a USD 120 million order to build a power plant in New Caledonia.