Alstom Bags $35 mn Contract From BHEL
Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) has awarded a $35 million contract to Alstom for the supply of components and services for the 2x660 MW Suratgarh Super Thermal Power Project (STPP), located in Suratgarh, Rajasthan. Under the scope of the contract, Alstom will co-operate with BHEL in designing the boilers and supply identified pressure parts of the 660 MW supercritical boilers, along with wind boxes. It will also assist BHEL with technical advisors during the erection and commissioning of the units. Key components will be manufactured in Alstom's manufacturing facilities in Concordia (USA), as well as in Durgapur (India). The units I and II are expected to be commissioned by 2016.