BHEL Bags Rs 5,000-Cr Contract
Telangana State Power Generation Corporation Limited (TSGenco) has awarded Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) with an EPC (engineering, procurement and construction) order for setting up a 4×270-Mw thermal power plant in the state. Valued at over Rs 5,000 crore, the order envisages setting up the power plant at Manuguru in Khammam district. The project is targeted to be commissioned in 24 months on a fasttrack basis with both TSGenco and BHEL setting up teams to expedite clearances and execution of the project. BHEL’s scope of work in the project includes design, engineering, manufacture, supply, construction, erection, testing and commissioning of the 4×270 Mw thermal sets. The key equipment for the contract will be manufactured at BHEL’s Trichy, Hyderabad, Haridwar, Bhopal, Ranipet, Bengaluru and Jhansi plants, while the company’s power sector – western region will be responsible for civil works and erection/ commissioning of the equipment.