Dec 14: Larsen & Toubro Ltd (L&T) on Thursday said that it has successfully commissioned and handed over the 225 MW Sikalbaha Combined Cycle Power Plant to Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) for commercial operation.
The plant has been inaugurated on December 10, 2017, according to the company.
“L&T’s scope of work included design, engineering, supply, installation and commissioning of the complete power plant on a turnkey basis, with gas turbines, steam turbine and generators from Siemens AG, Germany. Work on the Sikalbaha project had started in April 2015 and the power plant was partly commissioned in open cycle in May 2017,” the company said.
Commenting on the project completion, Shailendra Roy, CEO & Managing Director-L&T Power & Whole-Time Director- L&T, said, “we are proud to be associated with Bangladesh authorities for the power project. Their thorough professionalism ensured that the project smoothly got off the ground.”
This project has been executed by the gas based power projects business unit of L&T, based out of Vadodara, the company said.