The contract from Asia Gulf Power Service Company (AGPS) is for the Taweelah Initial B and Initial B Extension plants, which are both located in the Taweelah Power and Water Complex about 70km from Abu Dhabi.
The Taweelah B Power Plant supplies 2000 MW of capacity to Abu Dhabi and 160 million imperial gallons per day of net water production capacity.
The deal with Ansaldo will see permanent maintenance staff be on-site and covers all scheduled overhauls plus preventive and corrective maintenance on the main rotating equipment of the plants.
The Taweelah Initial B plant scope consists of six Alstom steam turbines coupled to six ABB generators, while the Taweelah Initial B Extension is two GE Frame 9E gas turbines, one GE steam turbine and three GE generators.
Ansaldo will supply all spare parts, including gas turbine flow path component repair and refurbishments.