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Financing signed for two combined cycle gas plants

Posted: April 15, 2016 at 6:16 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Deutsche Bank, HSBC and KfW Ipex-Bank have concluded the financing for two more combined cycle (COGAS) power plants in Egypt. The Burullus and New Capital projects are in addition to the Beni Suef 4400MW combined cycle power plant which won a €1.2bn financing in November. The financing amounts to a combined €3.5bn, more or less […]

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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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Orascom Construction signs $20m contract for West Nile Delta gas project

Posted: March 9, 2016 at 1:16 pm   /   Oil & Gas

National Steel Fabrication, a subsidiary of Orascom Construction (OC), was awarded a $20m contract to manufacture and supply structural steel for the West Nile Delta gas development project. “We [OC] are also pleased to receive a large order to fabricate and supply the steel structure for an important gas development in Egypt, and look forward […]

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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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First Siemens gas turbines begin their journey to Egypt

Posted: February 21, 2016 at 7:49 pm   /   Electricity & Power

The first gas turbines for the largest order in Siemens’ history have started their journey to Egypt. Two turbines for the Beni Suef power plant project will be loaded onto a barge at the Berlin Westhafen port, from where they will be shipped to the Rotterdam seaport. Via the Port of Adabiya on the Red […]

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Siemens signs long-term service agreement for existing power stations in Egypt

Posted: February 10, 2016 at 11:38 am   /   Electricity & Power

Solution upgrades to help meet demand peaks at three power plants currently operating in Egypt Will help ensure reliability and availability of country’s energy supply Siemens has extended a long-term contract to provide service and maintenance, as well as component upgrades, at the Nubaria, Talkha and El Kureimat power stations in Egypt. The agreement was […]

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Infographic: Siemens will boost Egypt's power generation capacity by 50%

Posted: February 3, 2016 at 2:46 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Three natural gas-fired combined cycle power plants – each powered by eight Siemens H-Class gas turbines – and up to 600 wind turbines will boost Egypt’s power generation capacity by more than 50 percent compared to the currently installed base. Beginning in 2017, they will add power to the grid in stages and will add […]

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