HELSINKI, FINLAND--(Marketwire - Nov 20, 2012) - Metso Corporation's press release on
November 20, 2012 at 11 a.m. local time
Metso will supply PT Cikarang Listrindo in Babelan outside Jakarta in
with two power boilers with a total capacity of 270 MWe. The delivery will
include a Metso DNA control system. The investment will increase the
electricity production by approximately 30 %. The plant will be
2016. The value of the order is approximately EUR 100 million.
The order is a major breakthrough for Metso to the power generation
Indonesia. PT Cikarang Listrindo selected Metso due to their expertise and
ability to supply quality solutions fit for local needs.
"I am very glad that we have concluded the tender evaluation process by
appointing Metso as contractor. We are very pleased with the discussions we
had with the well-experienced Metso team on how to meet our local needs. We
now all focus and work on the project and to have it completed in a timely
manner and to all our satisfaction," says EC P'ng, PT Cikarang Listrindo's
Cikarang and surrounding estates form an industrial area with many
that require stable power supply. In the last 20 years, PT Cikarang
customer base has increased on a steady basis. As a result, the company
to increase their power production capacity.
The main part of the order is included in Metso's Pulp, Paper and Power
quarter 2012 orders received and the control system in Automation fourth
2012 orders received.
PT Cikarang Listrindo, a power company, engages in electricity generation
distribution to industrial estates in Indonesia. The company started their
operations in 1992 with a capacity of 76 MWe and has since grown to its
capacity of 755 MWe. PT Cikarang Listrindo supplies to industrial customers
well as the National Power Grid.
Metso's pulp, paper and power professionals specialize in processes,
equipment, services, paper machine clothing and filter fabrics. Our
experience cover the entire process life cycle including new production
rebuilds and services.
Metso is a global supplier of technology and services to customers in the
process industries, including mining, construction, pulp and paper, power,
oil and gas. Our 30,000 professionals based in over 50 countries deliver
sustainability and profitability to customers worldwide. Expect results.
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