1 February 2010 – Thailand’s largest chemical producer, PTT Chemical Public Company Limited, has signed a service agreement with GE to help ensure the long-term reliability of nine GE gas turbines at PTT Chemical’s site in Map Ta Phut Industrial Estate, Rayong Province, Thailand.


The contractual service agreement (CSA) will help PTT Chemical manage its gas turbine maintenance programme for the next 13 years. It covers three GE Frame 5 gas turbines and six Frame 6 gas turbines at the Map Ta Phut site.


GE CSAs covers the supply of parts, repairs and field services for planned and unplanned outages for gas turbine-generators and accessory equipment, along with performance guarantees. The company says that its long-term service agreements are structured to provide customers with predictable maintenance costs.