Opra Turbines B.V. said AFGlobal will act as a reseller, packager and service provider for Opra in the Americas.
AFGlobal and OPRA will start the delivery of OP16 gas turbine packages, tailored to market requirements from AFGlobalâ€™s regional facilities in the Americas.
â€œOpra is further executing its growth strategy,” said Juha van Riet, CEO Opra Turbines. “As this agreement will drastically increase OPRAâ€™s coverage of the Americas, we are convinced it is a major milestone for success in the oil and gas, industrial and environmental markets.
“AFGlobalâ€™s customer base is perfectly aligned with Opraâ€™s focus market segments, allowing for immediate leverage of sales and service teams. Localization of the package production shows Opra’s strong commitment to the development of Americasâ€™ energy markets. Combining Opraâ€™s solid gas turbine design with AFGlobalâ€™s broad Energy Solutions know-how allows for the perfect fit. Our customers will enjoy the combined performance of our teams, with innovation and operational excellence being values both Opra and AFGlobal share.”
â€œWe are pleased to enter this partnership with OPRA, leveraging their strengths in the gas turbine market with our knowledge and experience in several industrial and oil and gas capacities,â€ said Rob Marchitello, president of AFGlobalâ€™s Energy Solutions group.