Daewoo Mitsubishi

Daewoo Engineering & Construction has awarded Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) a contract to supply core components for the Pocheon combined cycle power plant in South Korea.

Daewoo Energy, a special purpose company affiliated with Daewoo E&C, will construct the gas turbine combined cycle (GTCC) power generation plant in Pocheon city, which is located about 45km northwest of Seoul.
Daewoo Mitsubishi
Energy Business Review reports that under the deal, MHPS will supply two M501J gas turbines, one steam turbine and three generators for power plant that is expected to start operations in November 2016.

The contract increases the total number of J-Series gas turbines supplied by MHPS to Korea to 13 units.

MHPS said the 60 hertz M501J gas turbines were developed using its technologies and with turbine inlet temperatures of 1,600°C they achieve the world’s highest level of efficiency and power generation capacity in systems of this type.

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