Site news 3.03.2008
March 3, 2008, Rybinsk. In February 2008, Saturn-Gas Turbines brought the GTES-12 gas-turbine power plant rated at 12 MW into commercial operation at Zapadno-Chigorinskoye oil field of Surgutneftegaz.
OAO SurgutNIPINeft is the prime building contractor. OAO UralVNIPIEnergoprom is the general designer.
The GTES-12 is based on the two GTA-6RM gas-turbine power units, 6 MW each, manufactured by Saturn-Gas Turbines.
The power plant is operating on casing-head gas.
The experience in NPO Saturn and Surgutneftergaz cooperation showed effectiveness of the Saturn technical decisions as far as completing the power packages for the oil-and-gas company needs are concerned. The first Saturn GTES-12 gas-turbine power plant rated at 12 MW at Surgut land was put into commercial operation at Tromyegansk field in April 2007. The GTES-24 gas-turbine power plant with total capacity of 24 MW, with four GTA-6RM units in under completion at Verkhnenadymskoye field.
NPO Saturn is a leading engine-building company specialized in development, manufacture and after-sales service of gas-turbine engines for military and civil aviation, Navy ships, power-generating and gas-pumping units.
Saturn-Gas Turbines is a subsidiary of NPO Saturn – integrator and integral supplier of high-efficiency ground power equipment for needs of Gasprom, RAO EES Rossii, housing and communal services, municipal formations, power-consuming industrial enterprises, oil-and-gas companies. Saturn–Gas Turbines realizes the ground gas-turbine energy projects (design, manufacture, after-sales service, installation and commissioning of gas-turbine units rated at 2,5 to 110 MW, packaged building of power-generating units, manufacture of equipment for Nuclear Power Plants).
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