Sulzer awarded large orders from GE Power India

Sulzer India has been contracted to supply 21 barrel-type boiler feed pump sets for GE Power India Limited.

The 3x660MW Ghatampur, 2x660MW Obra “C” UPRVUL, 2x660MW Jawaharpur JVUNL pumps are already destined for the new three thermal power plants. The plants are being built in Uttar Pradesh, India, and owned by Newveli Uttar Pradesh Power Ltd, Uttar Pradhesh Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Limited and Jawaharpur Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Limited, respectively, with delivery scheduled from mid-2018 to mid-2019.

Included in the orders are 21 barrel-type boiler feed pumps (20MW drive) and 21 booster pumps specifically designed for use in arduous industrial applications and are optimised for high-efficiency operations. The scope of supply also includes 12 condensate extraction pumps and 14 heater drain pumps. All pump sets will be engineered, assembled, and packaged in India.