ALSTOM SA: Alstom to supply major equipment and maintenance package for
Iberdrola's Monterrey III power plant
Monday 28 July 2014
Contracts worth approximately €335 million in Mexico
Alstom to supply major equipment and maintenance package for Iberdrola's
Monterrey III power plant
Alstom has been awarded contracts worth approximately €335 million^ ($450M)
to supply a power island (KA24) for Iberdrola's Monterrey III combined-cycle
power plant in Pesqueria, Nuevo Leon. The contracts also include a Long Term
Service Agreement (LTSA) for new unit 5 and for the existing 4 units. The
commissioning is scheduled in 2016.
The new unit, consisting of one GT24 gas turbine - the 11^th in Mexico overall
- a steam turbine and Heat Recovery Steam Generator (HRSG), will use Alstom's
upgraded gas turbine technology. It offers optimum reliability, operational
flexibility, availability and performance to balance load production in the
region which has high power demands from industrial users. The new unit will
have an installed capacity of approximately 338 MW and will help Iberdrola
keep up with growing energy needs in the region.
"Alstom's gas turbines have been in operation for more than 10 years on units
1,2,3,4 of the Monterrey III power station and we are proud to continue our
long, successful partnership with Iberdrola to expand their generation needs,"
said Philippe Cochet, President of Alstom Thermal Power. "This experience
enables us to provide superior generation and maintenance solutions that
ensure reliability and efficiency for Mexico's industrial consumers for years
During the five decades Alstom has installed more than 11,000 MW worth of
electricity-generating equipment in Mexico, nearly 20 % of the total capacity,
3,000MW of which correspond to combined-cycle plants.
Alstom is a global leader in the world of power generation, power transmission
and rail infrastructure and sets the benchmark for innovative and
environmentally friendly technologies. Alstom builds the fastest train and the
highest capacity automated metro in the world, provides turnkey integrated
power plant solutions and associated services for a wide variety of energy
sources, including hydro, nuclear, gas, coal and wind, and it offers a wide
range of solutions for power transmission, with a focus on smart grids. The
Group employs 93,000 people in around 100 countries. It had sales of over €20
billion and booked €21.5 billion in orders in 2013/14.
Virginie Hourdin / Claire Biau - Tel. +33 1 41 49 21 36 / 39 95
Christopher English (Alstom Thermal Power) - Tel +33 1 41 49 26 85
Fallon McLoughlin (US Media Relations) - +1 202 495 4967
Delphine Brault, Anouch Mkhitarian - Tel. +33 1 41 49 26 42/25 13
 The contract was booked in Q1 of current fiscal year
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Source: ALSTOM SA via Globenewswire
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