SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

May 20, 2010 05:00 ET

India's GVK Power Awards $445 Million Contract to Expedite Augmentation of Gautami Power Plant, an Industrial Info News Alert

BANGALORE, INDIA--(Marketwire - May 20, 2010) -  Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- GVK Power and Infrastructure Limited (BSE:532708) (Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh), India's private-sector energy producer, has awarded a power equipment contract to fast-track the expansion of its 464-megawatt (MW) Gautami power project. The $445 million contract has been secured by a consortium including Siemens AG (Munich, Germany), Hyundai Heavy Industries Company Limited (SEO:009540) (Ulsan, South Korea) and Larsen & Toubro Limited (BSE:500510) (L&T) (Mumbai). GVK proposes to add another 800 MW of power-generating capacity at the site of its 464-MW, dual-fuel, combined-cycle Gautami power plant at Peddapuram, in the East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh. Presently, the power plant consists of two gas turbines and one steam turbine.

For details, view the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at, or browse other breaking industrial news stories at

Industrial Info Resources (IIR) is the leading provider of global market intelligence specializing in the industrial process, heavy manufacturing and energy markets. IIR's quality-assurance philosophy, the Living Forward Reporting Principle™, provides up-to-the-minute intelligence on what's happening now, while constantly keeping track of future opportunities. For more information send inquiries to or visit us online at

Follow us on: Facebook - Twitter - LinkedIn - Vimeo

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Joe Govreau