Siemens books two projects

Siemens was awarded two orders to upgrade the control systems of five power plants and install a new electrical system at four run-of-river power stations.

As part of the first project, Siemens will upgrade the existing control systems at five Oglethorpe Power Corp. power plants with its SPPA-T3000 system. Siemens will provide the 17 gas turbines, one steam turbine, two heat recovery steam generators and the balance-of-plant controls until March 2014. The systems will be installed in the Chattahoochee combined-cycle power plant, along with the Smarr, Hawk Road, Sewell Creek and Talbot County simple-cycle power plants in Georgia.

Siemens received the second order from Voith Hydro Inc. to install its SPPA-E3000 electrical solutions at four new power houses of American Municipal Power’s Ohio River run-of-river power stations. Four new power houses owill be modernized with electrical controls, as well as synchronization, coordination and protection for all of the 11 bulb turbines.

Read more contracts and projects news



Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now

Whitepapers

Logistics Risk Management in the Transformer Industry

Transformers often are shipped thousands of miles, involving multiple handoffs,and more than a do...

Secrets of Barco UniSee Mount Revealed

Last year Barco introduced UniSee, a revolutionary large-scale visualization platform designed to...

The Time is Right for Optimum Reliability: Capital-Intensive Industries and Asset Performance Management

Imagine a plant that is no longer at risk of a random shutdown. Imagine not worrying about losing...

Going Digital: The New Normal in Oil & Gas

In this whitepaper you will learn how Keystone Engineering, ONGC, and Saipem are using software t...