Chinese order nets Alstom consortium 180 million Euros

Alstom, in consortium with Beijing Beizhong Steam Turbine Generator Company, has been awarded two contracts, valued at around 180 million Euros to supply six steam turbine generators in China.

Alstom, in consortium with Beijing Beizhong Steam Turbine Generator Co Ltd, has been awarded two contracts, valued at around 180 million Euros to supply six steam turbine generators in China. Alstom’s share of the contract is said to be worth approximately 90 million Euros.

The first order, placed by Guodian Hebei Longshan Power Station, is for the supply of two 600 MW steam turbine generators. They will be installed at the Guodian Hebei Longshan power plant, located in Hebei Province.

The first steam turbine unit will be delivered in May 2006 and is scheduled to enter commercial operation one year later. The second steam turbine unit will be delivered in November 2006.

The second order, placed by China Electric Power International Corporation, is for the supply of four supercritical 600 MW steam turbine generators. Two units will be installed at the Pingwei power plant located in Hubei Province and two at the Huangang power station in Anhui Province.

The first unit will be delivered in June 2006 and is expected to enter commercial operation one year later. The other units will follow in intervals of six months.

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