BHEL wins major TG Package order for 2×660 MW Thermal Power Project in Uttar Pradesh

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By Sarkaritel October 9, 2019 11:43


New Delhi, October 9: Amidst stiff international competitive bidding (ICB), Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has bagged a significant order for the Turbine Generator (TG) and associated packages for the greenfield 2×660 MW Khurja Super Thermal Power Project in Bulandshahr district of Uttar Pradesh.

Valued at around Rs.1,600 Crore, the order has been placed on BHEL by THDC India Ltd., a Joint Venture of the Govt. of India and the Govt. of Uttar Pradesh.

BHEL’s scope of work in the contract includes design, engineering, manufacture, supply, erection, testing and commissioning of the TG and associated packages for the 2×660 MW Khurja supercritical power project.

Significantly, BHEL envisages indigenous manufacturing and sourcing of both the Turbine-Generator sets for this project, thereby providing impetus to the Govt. of India’s ‘Make in India’ initiative.

BHEL has been a major partner in the power development programme of Uttar Pradesh. Significantly, BHEL has contributed around 74% of the state’s coal-based power generation capacity, aggregating to approximately 17,000 MW.

Sarkaritel
By Sarkaritel October 9, 2019 11:43