Power plants Alstom-Bharat Forge JV to Supply Turbines for Coal–Fired Power Plants in India
Alstom Bharat Forge Power (ABFPL), the joint venture company between Alstom and Bharat Forge, has secured in India an order worth over €350 million (Rs. 2,251 crores). ABFPL will supply three units of 660 MW supercritical coal turbine islands to Nabinagar Power Generating, a joint venture between NTPC and Bihar State Electricity Board in Nabinagar, located in the state of Bihar.
Solapur/India – Alstom’s share of the contract amounts to around €185 million. ABFPL’s scope of work includes engineering, manufacturing, supply, erection and commissioning of three 660 MW supercritical units. This order is part of the NTPC bulk tender for the supply of eleven 660 MW turbine generator islands. This award follows the €250 million order won by ABFPL in April 2012 for the supply of two 660 MW supercritical units to NTPC Limited’s Solapur site in Maharashtra, India.