Finnish corporation, Wartsila has won an order to supply equipment to the 184 MW Arun gas power plant in Indonesia.

Wijaya Karya (Persero) awarded the contract to supply engineering and equipment for the plant, which is located in Lhokseumawe in Aceh Special District in northern Sumatra.

Wartsila 34sg
Wartsila will supply 19 Wartsila 34SG engines running on liquefied natural gas (LNG).

The project, which is being built by Wijaya Karya on behalf of state utility company PT Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PLN), is slated to be handed over and become fully operational in March 2015.

The project will strengthen the Aceh Special District electricity system, ensuring a reliable electricity supply to consumers during peak loads, while stabilising the grid.

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