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Siemens begins trial run of El Burullus plant on Tuesday

Posted: October 17, 2016 at 2:33 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Siemens will conduct the first trial run of the Burullus power plant on Tuesday, government sources told Al Borsa. The company has already successfully tested the combined cycle plants at the new capital and Beni Suef power plants earlier this month. The Beni Suef plant will be connected to the national grid by the end […]

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Video: Egypt Megaproject – Ramping up to power Egypt (Siemens)

Posted: October 4, 2016 at 1:42 pm   /   Electricity & Power

The Egypt Megaproject is well under way. The power plants and substations in New Capital, Beni Suef and Burullus are quickly developing. The first batch of Egyptian power plant operators have been trained in Egypt and Germany. See our documentary movie on how the project has advanced since June 2015. 
http://www.siemens.com/egypt-megaproject (Source: Siemens AG)

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Siemens to select company for turbine plant design & construction

Posted: September 20, 2016 at 4:07 pm   /   Electricity & Power, Renewables

In June, Siemens signed agreements worth €8bn for high-efficiency natural gas-fired power plants, wind power installations, says CEO of Siemens Egypt. Daily News Egypt interviewed Emad Ghaly, CEO of Siemens Egypt, to talk about the updates and progress of the company’s power plants in Egypt. What are the latest updates of your three power plants—Burullus, […]

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Siemens Gas Turbines upgraded with Wet Compression prove a game changer

Posted: August 16, 2016 at 11:49 am   /   Electricity & Power

More power generated at a lower cost per kilowatt, takes on demanding Middle East Summer. Wet compression (WetC) is a means of upgrading gas turbines by injecting water into the air intake. This technique offers increased turbine power output and efficiency. WetC is particularly well-suited to hot climates, where summer demand for electricity often peaks […]

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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 reportedly offers to build 10 GW wind farm, blade & turbine factory

Posted: August 5, 2016 at 9:44 pm   /   Renewables

Siemens has reportedly offered to build a 10 GW wind farm in an undisclosed location in Egypt, according to an unnamed source at the electricity ministry, Al Borsa reported. Siemens is also reportedly set to build a factory to produce blades and turbines for potential export, the source said, adding that the New and Renewable […]

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EGAS awards contracts for 11 LNG shipments between June and August

Posted: July 25, 2016 at 12:39 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Trafigura, Royal Dutch Shell, Rosneft, and PetroChina were awarded tenders to supply EGAS with a total of 11 LNG shipments between the months of June and August, sources told Al Borsa. Trafigura is supplying five shipments, followed by Shell with three, Rosneft with two, and PetroChina with one. As previously reported, EGAS has issued a […]

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Siemens appoints Emad Ghaly as new Chief Executive Officer for Egypt

Posted: July 3, 2016 at 3:53 pm   /   Electricity & Power, Renewables

• Emad Ghaly to lead Siemens’ business into strategic growth areas in Egypt. • Maximilian Egger to retire after a 40-year career at Siemens. • Supporting Egypt’s sustainable development remains a key priority. Siemens has appointed Emad Ghaly as Chief Executive Officer of Siemens S.A.E. in Egypt, effective July 1, 2016. Based in Cairo, Ghaly […]

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Interview with Siemens’ Karim Amin on Strong Partnerships

Posted: June 30, 2016 at 4:38 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Interview with the Siemens Magazine: Fresh from clinching an €8 billion contract that will boost the energy output of his native Egypt by nearly 50 percent, Siemens head of global power and gas sales Karim Amin combines a relaxed charm with a formidable grasp of an extensive portfolio. As a trained commissioning engineer, the father-of-two […]

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Siemens, Gamesa merge units to form world’s largest wind turbine maker

Posted: June 20, 2016 at 4:46 pm   /   Renewables

• Siemens will hold 59% of merged company; Gamesa gets dividend. • Companies have been in talks since the beginning of the year. Siemens AG and Gamesa Corp. Tecnologica SA agreed to combine their wind-turbine manufacturing businesses, creating a company that will dominate the industry and speed up consolidation triggered by competition and price pressures. […]

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