Live news , top stories, corporate news, company news, sector news, economy news, results analysis news, ceo interviews, fund manager interview, advisor interview, market news, bazaar talk, hot stocks news, ipo news, commodities news, mutual fund news, insurance news, news wire
19 September, 2018 10:55 IST
BHEL commissions 600 MW thermal power plant in Andhra Pradesh
Source: IRIS | 14 Mar, 2018, 12.08PM
Comments  |  Post Comment

Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) has successfully commissioned a 600 MW coal-based thermal power plant in the state of Andhra Pradesh.

The unit has been commissioned at Rayalaseema Thermal Power Project, of Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation (APGENCO), located in Cuddapah District of Andhra Pradesh.

BHEL has a longstanding relationship with APGENCO having supplied 100% of its coal-based power generating sets. At present, BHEL (Q,N,C,F)* is setting up two supercritical units of 800 MW rating in the state of Andhra Pradesh, one each at Vijaywada and at Krishnapatnam.

BHEL's scope of work for the Rayalaseema project includes design, engineering, manufacturing, supply, erection and commissioning of Steam Generator, Turbo Generator, ESP along with associated Auxiliaries, Electricals, state-of-the-art Controls & Instrumentation (C&I), and Switchyard.

The key equipment for the project has been manufactured by BHEL at its Haridwar, Trichy, Bhopal, Ranipet, Hyderabad, Jhansi and Bengaluru plants, while the construction of the plant was undertaken by the company's Power Sector-Southern Region.

Significantly, 600 MW sets are in-house engineered, higher rating units based on BHEL's highly successful 500 MW rating units, which form the backbone of the Indian Power Sector. So far, BHEL has successfully commissioned 18 sets of 600 MW rating in the country.

Shares of the company declined Rs 0.1, or 0.12%, to trade at  Rs 86.70.  The total volume of shares traded  was  260,156 at the BSE (11.59 a.m., Wednesday).

Comments Post comment 
 Post Comment
Name Email
Comment
Security Code type    into this box
Sector
Sun Pharma gets European Commission nod for ILUMETRI - 18-Sep-2018 17:02
Indian Hume Pipe receives LoA for order worth Rs 2.21 bn - 18-Sep-2018 16:58
ICICI Prudential Life and Saraswat Co-operative Bank sign bancassurance partnership - 18-Sep-2018 16:51
Tata iQ selects TCS Jile to Drive Agile Transformation - 18-Sep-2018 16:48
Strides Pharma Science completes inspection for product pre-approval - 18-Sep-2018 16:39
Government to merge Dena Bank, Vijaya Bank, Bank of Baroda - 18-Sep-2018 15:33
Larsen & Toubro wins orders worth Rs 20.48 bn - 18-Sep-2018 15:27
PNC Infratech provides update for NHAI road project in Uttar Pradesh - 18-Sep-2018 13:31
Aurobindo Pharma receives approval from South African health regulator - 18-Sep-2018 10:34
Tata Comm launches specialised cyber security lab at SASTRA in India - 17-Sep-2018 12:30
Mindtree partners with IIT Madras - 17-Sep-2018 12:24
more...
Home  |   Shares  |   F&O  |   Mutual Funds  |   Loans  |   Insurance  |   News Centre
Wealth Tracker  |   Newsletters  |   Tax Corner  |   NRI Centre  |   Advertise
© All rights reserved. IRIS Business Services Limited
A Disclaimer