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Siemens' Egypt Megaproject sets new global record for fast-track execution of power projects

Posted: May 9, 2017 at 1:44 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Inside Egypt’s record-breaking energy megaproject. Siemens has set a new global record for the execution of fast-track power projects by connecting 4.8GW of generation capacity to the Egyptian grid. Julian Turner asks Peter Ullrich, project […]

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Five conglomerates bidding on $8 bn Hamrawein clean coal plant today

Posted: April 30, 2017 at 1:34 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Five conglomerates are expected to bid on the USD 8 billion Hamrawein clean coal power plant tender, which the Electricity Ministry will issue today following multiple delays, Al Mal reports. Expected bids will be from […]

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Infographic: Egypt Energy Snapshot (ABO.net)

Posted: April 20, 2017 at 9:42 pm   /   Electricity & Power

ABO Oil Book Egypt (Source: ABO.net)

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GE completes upgrade of Kureimat Power Plant in Upper Egypt

Posted: March 23, 2017 at 2:37 pm   /   Electricity & Power

General Electric Completes Upgrade at Upper Egypt Electricity Company’s Kureimat Plant in Egypt to Increase Output by 7.8 Percent. • The Upgrade Increased the Plant’s Output by 7.8 Percent and Decreased Its Fuel Consumption by […]

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Siemens Megaproject: “First Fire” in Egypt – An achievement driven by cooperation and people

Posted: March 9, 2017 at 3:29 pm   /   Electricity & Power

The Egypt Megaproject has reached a major milestone on time, even achieving a surplus of 10 percent (or 400 megawatts) over the promised generation capacity to be available within 18 months of the signing of the […]

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Video: Siemens Egypt Megaproject – 4.8 GW in 18 months – Celebrating the connection to the grid

Posted: March 8, 2017 at 3:00 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Together with its local partners, Orascom Construction and Elsewedy Electric, Siemens celebrated a major mile stone in the Egypt Megaproject and broke all records in modern power plant construction by connecting 4.8 gigawatts (GW) of […]

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Orascom: New Capital and Burullus Power Plants formally inaugurated

Posted: March 5, 2017 at 1:54 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Orascom Construction Limited (NASDAQ Dubai: OC; EGX: ORAS) announces the formal inauguration of the first phase of New Capital and Burullus (pictured above) Power Plants, which will be the largest gas-fired combined cycle power plants […]

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Infographic: Siemens Egypt Megaproject – The power of a promise – 4.8 out of 14.4GW in 18 months!

Posted: March 4, 2017 at 4:53 pm   /   Electricity & Power

• 4.8 gigawatts of power generation capacity already connected to grid. • 400 megawatts (or 10 percent) surplus through turnkey technology leadership. • New world record for fast-track power projects. • Excellent cooperation with local […]

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Infographic: Egypt Megaproject – Siemens celebrates placement of first gas turbines at Beni-Suef

Posted: March 4, 2017 at 4:49 pm   /   Electricity & Power

• Power plant capacity of 4.8 gigawatts once completed. • Reliable electricity for 15 million people. • Around 4,000 skilled Egyptian workers at construction site currently. • New Siemens brand claim “Ingenuity for life” launched […]

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Siemens celebrates major milestone in Egypt Megaproject

Posted: March 4, 2017 at 4:42 pm   /   Electricity & Power

• Siemens reinforces its commitment to sustainable development of Egypt’s power sector. • Additionally, company partners with BMZ to support vocational and occupational training in Egypt: more than 5,500 Egyptians being trained. German Chancellor Angela […]

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