APGenco, NBPPL signs MOU for Spare Parts
Hyderabad, Feb 9 (INN): The NTPC BHEL Power projects Pvt. Ltd. (NBPPL), a Joint Venture of NTPC and BHEL have established a plant for manufacturing spare parts required for Thermal power plants in Mannavaram Village, Chittoor District, Andhra Pradesh. NTPC and BHEL both are Maharatna Public Undertakings.
On Monday, the NBPPL and AP Genco have entered a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for supply of Spare parts of Coal Handling Plant, Ash Handling Plant and other balance of plant required for AP Genco Thermal Power Plants. They have already entered MOUs for supply of Spare parts required for NTPC Power Plants.
NBPPL Managing Director Atul Saraya has expressed his gratification for entering the MOU with AP Genco.
Meanwhile, AP Genco Managing Director Vijayanand has stated that this is a Win-Win situation for both the organizations as it is advantageous to AP Genco and also to NBPPL. The spare parts required for AP Genco power plants can be arranged in minimal time and thereby the forced outages of Thermal power plants can be minimized. He has also stated that NTPC, BHEL and AP Genco have a long association and in future they can join hands to achieve more targets in power sector.
AB Ravichandran, Director (Operation)/NBPPL and Sunder Singh, Chief Engineer (Generation)/APGenco has signed the MOU on behalf of NBPPL and APGenco respectively. Director (Thermal)/APGenco, K.Balaram garu, Director (Finance)/APGenco Satyamurthy, Director (Coal) Prabhakararao, Director (HR) A.V.Rao, Advisor/APGenco Adiseshu, Pandurangarao/NBPPL have witnessed the signing of MOU. Senior official of APGenco have also participated in the programme.
News Posted: 9 February, 2015