One of the country’s leading power generating company Inter RAO and Siemens Gas Turbine Technologies LLC signed long-term agreements for maintenance of two new gas turbines taken into operation few months ago at Verkhnetagilskaya and Permskaya power plants. Both turbines are made by Siemens.
Timur Lipatov (CEO Inter Rao) stated that the proper servicing of assets will increase the power supply stability in the Sverdlovsk and Perm regions, both are important industrial centers.
Nico Paetzold (CEO Siemens Gas Turbine Technologies LLC) pointed out that the contracts will support further localization of the company’s activities. Siemens will start the refurbishment of turbine blades in Russia in the near future.