SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

July 07, 2008 05:00 ET

India's BHEL Secures $520 Million Contract for Its First Syrian Power Project, an Industrial Info News Alert

BANGALORE, INDIA--(Marketwire - July 7, 2008) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Power engineering major Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) (BOM:500103) (New Delhi, India) has won a $520 million turnkey contract to build a 400-megawatt (MW) power facility at the Tishreen thermal power plant extension in Damascus, Syria. The contract is the first order secured by BHEL to set up a large steam turbine power facility with units of 200 MW overseas.

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