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Siemens Egypt Megaproject named 2019’s Plant of the Year by POWER Magazine

Posted: July 3, 2019 at 11:41 am   /   Electricity & Power

Egypt Megaproject: An Expedited Power Transformation. Winning POWER’s highest honor is a set of three gas-fired power plants and related infrastructure—the Egypt Megaproject—which was the single biggest order ever in Siemens’ long history. Completed in a record-setting 27.5 months from financial closure, the three plants added 14.4 GW to Egypt’s power grid, heaving the country […]

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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 director of the three combined-cycle power plants at Siemens Power & Gas Division, how it was achieved. Beautiful and benighted, […]

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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 partners and authorities. (Source: Siemens AG)

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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 in Egypt. (Source: Siemens AG)

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Siemens: Modules for heat recovery steam generator on way to Egypt

Posted: August 15, 2016 at 3:30 pm   /   Electricity & Power

The modules for the first heat recovery steam generator (HRSG) for the Siemens Mega project in Egypt have begun their journey from South Korea to the Beni Suef power plant. On its arrival in mid-September, the boiler is scheduled to be installed at the plant. NEM, as part of Siemens, is delivering a total of […]

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Siemens Beni Suef turbine placement: "A great example for innovation that benefits mankind!”

Posted: May 29, 2016 at 8:42 pm   /   Electricity & Power

For Egypt, Ingenuity for life means that Siemens is helping to create a resilient, flexible and secure energy system – a milestone of this development was recently celebrated at the Beni Suef combined cycle power plant construction site. Upon completion, it will be one of the largest power plants in the world, Sarah Hashish reports […]

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Siemens energy sector achieved sales of €17 billion in 2015

Posted: May 11, 2016 at 4:51 pm   /   Electricity & Power

CEO of Global Sales in the Power and Gas Division at Siemens Karim Amin and CEO of the Power and Gas Division at Siemens Global Willi Meixner sat down for an interview with Daily News Egypt to discuss the company’s prospects for the future and yearly sales. What was the company’s sales volume last year? […]

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Video: ‪First Siemens H-Class gas turbines arrive in Egypt‬

Posted: March 22, 2016 at 10:34 pm   /   Electricity & Power

After passing through the Suez Canal, the first two SGT5-8000H gas turbines bound for the Beni Suef power plant arrived at the port of Adabiyah on 20 March 2016, about a month after they left from Berlin Westhafen. The gas turbines were transferred onto heavy-duty trucks for the last leg of their journey over land […]

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Video: The Beni Suef gas turbines leave from Berlin (Siemens)

Posted: February 26, 2016 at 12:57 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Sarah Hashish reports from Berlin, where the first two SGT5-8000H gas turbines bound for the Beni Suef power plant in Egypt are being lifted by heavy-duty cranes onto a motor barge. For more information visit (Source: Siemens AG)

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Video: The Siemens SGT-800 50-MW-class industrial gas turbine

Posted: February 22, 2016 at 2:56 pm   /   Electricity & Power

The Siemens SGT-800 is a 50-MW-class industrial gas turbine. It combines a robust, reliable design with high efficiency and low emissions. The turbine is an ideal choice for municipal and industrial power generation, refineries, and the oil and gas industry. The SGT-800 achieves lowest lifecycle costs and the best combined-cycle efficiency within its class. For […]

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