BHEL bags Rs765 cr order from SAIL

BHEL bags Rs765 cr order from SAIL

By Reuters

Mumbai: State-run power equipment maker Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd said on 26 September it has bagged a Rs765-crore order from SAIL for setting up a captive power plant in West Bengal.

The power unit will meet the requirements of the upcoming expansion project of the IISCO steel plant at Burnpur and is slated for commissioning in 26 months, a BHEL statement said.

This is one of the largest-value single orders secured by BHEL’s industry sector business segment, it added. The order involves commissioning of the captive power plant in addition to civil works.

The company would supply steam turbine generator sets, multi-fuel gas-fired boilers and controls and instrumentation package on a unified platform, besides other associated auxiliaries