MHPS's JV in India Receives Order For 2 Supercritical-pressure Coal-fired Boilers To be Installed at Tanda Power Plant of NTPC
Yokohama, March 4, 2015 -- L&T-MHPS Boilers Private Limited, a joint venture between Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS) and Larsen & Toubro Limited (L&T) has received an order for two large-scale supercritical-pressure (Note) boilers (output: 660 megawatts [MW] each) to be installed in Unit 1 and 2 of a supercritical-pressure thermal power generation plant in Tanda, which NTPC Limited, a state-owned thermal power provider in India, is newly constructing. L&T is a leading construction firm and heavy machinery manufacturer in India. Handover and start of operation of the boilers are scheduled for July 2018 for Unit 1 and January 2019 for Unit 2. The order brings the total number of supercritical-pressure boiler ordered from India to MHPS to 11 units.