The first Gas Turbine unit localized in Russia in GE technology at “Russian Gas Turbines” was shipped.
Rybinsk, Russia – the 5th October 2015 – “Russian Gas Turbines” LLC, a joint venture of GE (NYSE: GE), INTER RAO UES Group and United Engine Corporation (UEC, is a part of State Corporation Rostech) shipped the first Gas Turbine unit 6FA (6F.03) 77 MW for the enterprises of “Rosneft” JCS.
First Gas Turbine unit localized in Russia in advanced GE technologies in accordance with International quality standards and by using both kinds of parts: Foreign and Russian.
Before, the 16th September 2015 Gas Turbine 6FA (6F.03) passed production tests in Test Bench of the plant in the presence of representatives of the customer.
Nadezhda Izotova, General Manager of “Russian Gas Turbines” LLC: “The first shipment of Gas Turbine Unit is an important stage in the history of our plant and a unique example of successful cooperation in localization of advanced technologies in Russia. We are proud that the enterprise reached its full production and is ready to execute the orders for highly efficient units for the needs of Russian market”.
“Russian Gas Turbines” was created for production, sales and maintenance of highly efficient low-emission gas turbine units 6FA on the territory of Russian Federation/CIS. Capacity of plant at the initial stage will be 14 units 6FA a year and this number may increase up to 20 turbines a year due to the growth of productive capacities. Production of plant will satisfy the demand on highly effective mid - power generating units for development of power infrastructure of Russia/CIS.
“Russian Gas Turbines” LLC
The company was created in 2011 as a joint venture, where GE’s share is 50%, INTER RAO UES Group and United Engine Corporation have by 25%. The company products, sales and provide the manufacturing service of gas turbine units 6FA (80 MW). The manufacturing is located in Rybinsk, Yaroslavl region.
GE (NYSE: GE) works on the things others are not thought of yet; creates the things that are impossible for others and finds optimal solutions that make the world better. GE successfully connects a material world to the world of digital technologies. In scientific laboratories, at plants and in work with clients of GE creates new industrial era to ensure the peace energy, transport, infrastructure and to help to keep human health.
GE works in Russia nearly 100 years, using the international experience and localizing advanced technologies in cooperation with strategic partners in power, oil and gas, transport, health care to solve key infrastructure tasks of the region and people's lives improvement. More than 1500 employees of GE work in Russia and the CIS countries, the regional head office is located in Moscow. Detailed information is on the official site of the company – www.ge.ru
INTER RAO UES Group – diversified power holding managing assets in Russia and abroad. The company holds leading positions in export and import of the electric power in Russia, boosts the presence at segments of generation and sales, and also develops the new directions of business. "Inter RAO’s" strategy is oriented to the creation of the global energy company – one of the key players of the world energy market, the leader in Russian power industry in effectiveness. Station capacity of power plants – the parts of Inter RAO Group and who are operated by Inter RAO, exceeds 35 GW. www.interrao.ru
“United Engine Corporation" JCS is a vertically-integrated company producing engines for military and civil aviation, commercial programs, equipment of various strengths for generating electric and heat energy, gas pumping systems and marine gas-turbine units. One of the priorities of the UEC is a realization of complex development programs of the companies of industry with the introduction of new technologies that meet international standards. In 2013 the total revenue of the company amounted to 156.9 bln rub.