Toshiba Wins Rs. 3436 crore EPC Contract for Harduaganj Ultra-supercritical Thermal
Power Project from Uttar Pradesh Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Ltd. (UPRVUNL) in
660MW Plant to be executed by Toshiba on EPC basis
10 Sep 2015 - DELHI, INDIA - Toshiba Corporation (Tokyo: 6502) today announced that Toshiba JSW Power
Systems Private Ltd. (Toshiba JSW), a Toshiba Group company based in Chennai, India has been
awarded a full EPC Contract by Uttar Pradesh Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Ltd. (UPRVUNL),
wholly owned state thermal power utility with present generating capacity of 4933MW. The value of
the contract is over Rs.3436 crore (approx.USD540 million). Toshiba JSW will carry out Engineering,
Procurement, Construction (EPC) of the entire thermal power plant, including civil and boiler island
package to be completed within 48 month from the Contract award.
UPRVUNL's evaluation reflects the high performance and the reliability of Toshiba's ultrasupercritical steam turbines and generators, and the company's capabilities in integrating engineering
and manufacturing functions. Toshiba can provide customers with competitive EPC solutions, and the
company believes it is an acknowledgement of Toshiba's excellent track record for successful
completion of challenging projects around the world within contractual plant completion schedules.
Mr. Yoshiaki Inayama, Managing Director of Toshiba JSW said, "We have a long standing
relationship with UPRVUNL. Toshiba initially entered the thermal power market by supplying two
500MW subcritical steam turbines and generators at Anpara B thermal power plant, and later
cemented our association by securing another order for supplying two units of 660MW supercritical
steam turbines and generators package to Meja power plant in Uttar Pradesh. We are very honoured to
once again work with UPRVUNL for Harduaganj Ultra Supercritical Thermal Power Project to
provide ultra supercritical thermal power plant. This takes us a step further in our endeavour to
contribute to Indian's suitable power supply by its endeavour of continued innovations."
In January 2014, Toshiba Corporation reinforced its thermal power generation business in India by
integrating the engineering function of Toshiba India Pvt. Ltd. into Toshiba JSW Turbine and
Generator Pvt. Ltd., a manufacturer of turbines and generators based in Chennai, Tamil Nadu state.
The company, renamed Toshiba JSW Power Systems Pvt. Ltd., is positioned to provide full EPC
solutions for thermal power plants, and is working to expand its business in India and the surrounding
Toshiba Group is an undisputed market leader in supercritical steam turbines and generators in the
800MW category in India, having won orders for ten sets in all: five for Coastal Gujarat Power
Limited, a subsidiary of Tata Power Company Limited, India's largest private sector power utility, for
its Mundra UMPP in Gujarat, which are now in successful commercial operation; three for NTPC's
Kudgi Super Thermal Power Project and two for the NTPC's Darlipali Super Thermal Power Project.
The company has also won an order for two 660MW supercritical steam turbine and generator island
packages for Meja Thermal Power Project from Meja Urja Nigam Pvt. Ltd., a joint venture between
NTPC and UPRVUNL.
- Plant: Harduaganj Ultra-supercritical Thermal Power Plant
- Client: Uttar Pradesh Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Ltd. (UPRVUNL)
- Location: Aligarh district, Uttar Pradesh State, India.
- Scope: Full EPC package
Toshiba JSW will start delivering main equipment from October 2017, and the plant is expected to
start its operation in September, 2019.
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