OJSC “Power Machines” and JSC “Engineering Company “ZIOMAR” have entered into a contract for supply of power generating equipment for the new 800 MW power unit construction project of Beloyarskaya NPP.
Under the contract Power Machines will perform the design and engineering work, the manufacturing and supply of the 800 MW steam turbine K-800-130/3000 and supplementary equipment as well as of the 890 MW turbogenerator T3B-890-2УЗ. Also Power Machines will perform the erection supervision of the equipment and will supervise the starting works.
The supply of the equipment under the contract will be completed in 2010 and the start-up of the new power unit is scheduled for 2012.
The new power unit of Beloyarskaya NPP with the fast reactor is an innovative project in the Russian nuclear power engineering. Currently the third power unit with the reactor unit БН-600 is operating at Beloyarskaya NPP which is the prototype of the new power unit and is the world largest power unit with fast reactor which generates power and performs the function of conversion the nuclear fuel.