Power Machines to supply equipment for Novgorodskaya TPP

Power Machines and JSC TGK-2 signed a contract for supplies of power equipment for Novgorodskaya TPP.

The contract stipulates design, manufacture and supplies of a gas turbine GTE-160 and a turbine generator of 160 MW for a combined cycle power plant under construction. Power Machines’ liabilities comprise erection supervision and technical supervision of start-up works too. The equipment is to be supplied by the end of the year 2008. The total contract price amounts to 1 billion rubles.

The new CCPP of 210 MW capacity will help to more than double the installed capacity of the power plant which will provide increase of reliability of power and heat supply to the Novgorod Region.

The power plant is to be extended within the framework of Investment Program of RAO “UES of Russia” which is aimed to speed up the development of Russian power complex. The scope of Investment Program of TGK-2 up to 2011 amounts to 39,8 billion rubles. The Program is a part of the Holding’s program.

JSC TGK-2 is the largest heat supply company of the North of Russia. The Company produces electrical and thermal power and supplies heat (steam and hot water) to final customers. TGK-2 comprises power generating enterprises of 6 regions – Arkhangelsk, Vologda, Kostroma, Novgorod, Tver and Yaroslavl Regions.

The Company controls 16 thermal power plants, 8 boiler houses, 5 thermal enterprises. Total installed capacity of all enterprises of TGK-2 amounts to 2567,5 MW, total heating capacity – 12 451 Gcal/hour.