Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has bagged a Rs 750 crore order from Bhartiya Rail Bijlee Company Limited (BRBCL), a Joint Venture (JV) firm of NTPC and Indian Railways, for supply of emission control equipment.
- BHEL said in a statement, the order involves supply and installation of Flue Gas Desulphurization (FGD) system at 4×250 MW Nabinagar project of BRBCL in Bihar.
- It said,”Amidst stiff competitive bidding, BHEL has won an order for emission control equipment from Bhartiya Rail Bijlee Company Limited (BRBCL), a joint venture of NTPC Ltd and Indian Railways, valued at about Rs 750 crore.”
- The scope of work includes design, engineering, civil works, supply, erection and commissioning of wet FGD system along with auxiliaries including limestone and gypsum handling system and wet stack on full engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) basis.
- “BHEL has been a major player in this area for over a decade and was one of the earliest entrants in the Indian market for emission control equipment, having successfully executed FGD system at Tata Power’s Trombay Unit 8 in 2008.”
- “With this order, BHEL is presently executing FGD systems for 27 units of NTPC and its JVs,” it said.
- BHEL has contracted FGD orders for 41 units from various customers till date, it added.
Established in 1964, BHEL is an integrated power plant equipment manufacturer and one of the largest engineering and manufacturing company of its kind in India engaged in the design, engineering, manufacture, construction, testing, commissioning and servicing of a wide range of products and services for core sectors of the economy, viz. Power, Transmission, Industry, Transportation (Railways), Renewable Energy, Oil & Gas, Water and Defence with over 180 products offerings to meet the needs of these sectors.