El Ain El Sokhna Power Plant 2×650 MW



Plant Description

El Ain El Sokhna power project is designed to include a 2×650 MW steam thermal power plant to interconnect with the National Unified Power System (NUPS) through a new 500 KV GIS switchyard. The power block is comprised of two identical Rankine cycle turbine generator units, each with a nominal rated capacity of 650 MW. The units are capable of generating rated capacity using natural gas, residual (mazout) oil, or a combination of both. The two-unit station arrangement includes an enclosed turbine building, an open boiler building, a common control room, and all associated structures and facilities.
The project contracting plan utilized a multi-package system. Eighteen (18) contracting packages and purchase orders procured the equipment and services.

Project Details
Owner East Delta Electricity Production Company
Location Sinai, Egypt
Date of Award June 2008
Contractual Duration 68 months
Scope - All conceptual and detailed design of plant systems

- Preparation of all tenders, the documents included commercial and legal terms and followed the financing institutes and Owner procurement guidelines

- Project management, construction management, startup and commissioning management, which included initial operation support.