Shanghai Electric Corp. and Westinghouse Electric Corp. have agreed to form several joint-venture companies in China. The new companies will design and manufacture power generation equipment. They are expected to begin operations by the end of the year, pending government approvals.
Rolls-Royce and subsidiaries have announced a variety of new projects in several different countries.
Rolls-Royce has received a (US)$90 million order for its first turnkey power station in Indonesia. The order, from Perusahaan Umum Listrik Negara, Indonesia`s national electric utility, includes all the electrical, mechanical and civil works for a 60-MW combined-cycle power station at Samarinda in East Kalimantan.