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GE Gets $900 Million Turnkey Power Project In Brazil

GE said it has secured a more than $900 million turnkey order with Centrais Elétricas de Sergipe S.A. (CELSE) for Brazil’s Porto de Sergipe combined-cycle power plant. With a generating capacity of 1516 MW, the...

MAN AT Power-Gen Asia

MAN Diesel & Turbo said it is presenting its entire portfolio power generation solutions at Power-Gen Asia, Sept. 20-22 in Seoul, South Korea. “With a product range that’s unique in the market, MAN Diesel &...

Siemens Rolls A Seven In Argentina

BY BO SVENSSON Siemens announced it has received orders from Argentina for a total of seven SGT-800 industrial gas turbines and two Industrial Trent 60 gas turbines. These orders mark the 300th SGT-800 machine that...

ABC Spells Out Contract Wins

BY IAN CAMERON Engine builder Anglo Belgian Corp. (ABC) has signed a string of new orders and inaugurated its latest production hall. One of the key contracts for the Ghent, Belgium-headquartered company is from Van der...

A Donation To Sea Education

Wärtsilä has donated an 8-cylinder Wärtsilä 20 engine and generating set, to the Marine Engineering Technology Department at Texas A&M University at Galveston. Wärtsilä said the donation represents a continuation of the company's ongoing industry...

Siemens Supplying Turnkey Power Plant To Thailand

Siemens and its Japanese consortium partner Marubeni Corp. will deliver a turnkey combined cycle power plant to Thailand’s state-owned utility, Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT). The gas-fired power plant South Bangkok will incorporate two...

Rolls-Royce Wins New York Deal

BY IAN CAMERON Rolls-Royce will supply its MTU engines for a new, high-speed New York ferry. The catamaran, operated by New Jersey, USA-based based Seastreak, will carry up to 600 passengers between Monmouth County, New Jersey...

Power Boost For FleXtra

GE’s Distributed Power announced it has worked with pilot customer Stadtwerke Rosenheim to develop a modification and upgrade for its Jenbacher J920 FleXtra gas engine that increases the power output of the engine by...

U.S. Coast Guard Picks MAN

The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) will have MAN Diesel & Turbo’s 28/33D STC engines installed as the main propulsion for its new Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC) program. The program is the replacement platform for the...

Jenbachers Powering 190 MW German Co-Gen Plant

Construction has begun on a German cogeneration facility powered by 20 GE Jenbacher J920 FleXtra gas engines. The 190-MW facility is already being hailed as a flagship project of Germany’s energy transition plan, GE said....