APR Energy lands $30mn Egypt contract
Temporary power specialist will supply gas turbine to client for 12 months.
Temporary power specialist APR Energy has signed a contract to provide a gas turbine power plant for an industrial customer in Egypt.
The project, which is for a minimum of 12 months, has an estimated value exceeding $30mn and will feature three GE aeroderivative mobile gas-fired turbines.
APR Energy did not name the customer in question but said the plant is expected to begin power generation in the first quarter of 2016.
“Our contract in Egypt is the result of many months of work and gives us a foothold in one of the largest markets in the region, supporting one of the country’s most strategic industrial investments,” said Laurence Anderson, APR Energy Chief Executive Officer.
Executive Chairman John Campion added: “The project builds upon our experience in the industrial space, diversifying our customer base and complementing the strong success that we have had in the utility segment.”