Alstom-Bharat Forge score $470m India deal
JV firm set to supply three turbine islands for coal power projects
Alstom-Bharat Forge, the joint venture firm set up by Alstom and Bharat Forge, has won an order in India worth over US $470 million. Under the deal, the company will supply three units of 660 MW supercritical coal turbine islands to Nabinagar Power Generating Co. Alstom’s share of the deal stands at $248 million.
The contract is part of the NTPC bulk tender for the provision of eleven 660 MW turbine generator islands, and will cover engineering, manufacturing, supply, erection and commissioning of the three units.
“The Solapur and Nabinagar orders confirm our commitment to further expand on the local steam market in India. Thanks to its strong expertise, technology, product portfolio, Alstom, together with its JV partner Bharat Forge, is well positioned to address the power requirements of the fast growing country,” said Alstom steam business senior VP, Andreas Lusch.