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Turbine R-6-3.4/0.5 st. #2 Installed and Launched at CHPP-12 of OAO Irkutskenergo

On December 7, 2010, turbine R-6-3.4/0.5 st. #2 (with 6 MW capacity) was installed and launched at CHPP-12 of OAO Irkutskenergo as a part of the Program of power generation development for meeting the increasing demand.
The decision to replace the unit was made in 2008. Last year the previous turbine and its foundation were dismantled; installation and construction works started at the beginning of this year. The station specialists point out that the new equipment installation required substantial construction works: casing; inspection followed by the installation of the turbine and the generator; installation of live steam pipelines and extraction lines; installation of oil system, electrical equipment, instrumentation and automatic equipment. The cost of works totaled RUR 112,685 thousand. ZAO Irkutskenergoremont was the contractor of the project.
According to the plant’s specialists, new turbine launch will allow to additionally produce and supply the grid by more than 20 mln kWh/year, increase the plant’s efficiency, improve the reliability of power supply to the plant itself as well as to Cheremkhovo business users.

Press service of OAO Irkutskenergo
December 10, 2010
December 10, 2010
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