GE Oil and Gas wins upgrade contract

GE Oil and Gas has been awarded a $32m (£20m) contract by PlusPetrol Peru Corporation to supply compression and re-injection upgrade equipment to boost the output of the Malvinas Natural Gas Liquid (NGL) processing plant, located 400km from Lima at the southern section of the Peruvian Amazon Rainforest.

Under the contract, GE will upgrade two existing GE Frame-5C Dry Low Nox (DLN) gas turbine modules with Frame-5D DLN technology to reduce emissions and Extendor kit technology to reduce outages and extend the life cycle of the equipment.

In addition, three existing Frame-5D DLN modules will be upgraded with Extendor kits.