Mar 9: State-owned power plant equipment manufacturer Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) on Friday said that it has won a Rs 11,700 crore order for setting up a 3×800 MW supercritical thermal power plant in Jharkhand.
“The order for setting up the 3×800 MW Patratu Super Thermal Power Station Expansion, Phase-I (3×800 MW) has been placed on BHEL by Patratu Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Ltd (PVUNL-a subsidiary of NTPC Ltd in joint venture with Jharkhand Bijli Vitran Nigam Ltd),” the company said in a statement.
The project will be executed by BHEL on Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) basis.
Key equipment for the project will be manufactured at BHEL’s Trichy, Haridwar, Hyderabad, Ranipet, Bhopal, Bengaluru and Jhansi plants, while the company’s power sector-Western Region division will be responsible for construction and installation activities at the site.
BHEL shares were trading in red at Rs 85.95, down 0.06% from the previous closing of Rs 86, on BSE at 2.52 pm today.