GE natural gas-fired turbine going to Alaska power plant

NAES Corp., a broad-based provider of services to the energy industry, said that it’s subsidiary, NAES Power Contractors Inc., was awarded a contract to build a GE (NYSE: GE) LM 6000 gas turbine near Soldotna, Alaska.

Homer Electric Association (HEA), doing business as Alaska Electric and Energy Co-op (AEEC), is installing an LM 6000 simple cycle gas turbine at the Soldotna Power Plant.  AEEC has contracted with NAES for Phase 3 of the project, which includes turbine placement, stack assembly and erection, installation of ancillary systems and equipment and start up and commissioning. The project is expected to be operational by October 2013.

Read more new gas-fired 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


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...