Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant is a 1,520MW gas fired power project. It is located in Minya, Egypt. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2009.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 1,520 1,520 Active Minya, Egypt

Description

The project is currently owned by Upper Egypt Electricity Production with a stake of 100%.

It is a combined cycle gas turbine (ccgt) power plant. The power plant run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant is natural gas. In case of shortage of natural gas the plant can also run on Light Fuel Oil.

The project generated 3,991,000MWh of electricity.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 2009.

Contractors Involved

Power Engineering Services was selected to render EPC services for the gas fired power project.

Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant (Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant Block I) is equipped with GE Power steam turbine. The phase consists of 1 steam turbine with 250MW nameplate capacity.

Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant (Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant Block I) is equipped with Siemens SGT5-4000F gas turbines. The phase consists of 2 gas turbines with 250MW nameplate capacity.

Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant (Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant Block II) is equipped with GE Power steam turbine. The phase consists of 1 steam turbine with 250MW nameplate capacity.

Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant (Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant Block II) is equipped with GE Power Frame 9FA gas turbine. The phase consists of 1 gas turbine with 250MW nameplate capacity.

Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant (Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant Block II) is equipped with GE Power Frame 9FA gas turbine. The phase consists of 1 gas turbine with 270MW nameplate capacity.

GE Power supplied electric generator for the Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant (Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant Block I).

Siemens supplied electric generator for the Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant (Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant Block I).

GE Power supplied electric generator for the Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant (Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant Block II).

John Cockerill Group supplied steam boiler for the Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant (Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant Block I).

John Cockerill Group supplied steam boiler for the Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant (Kuriemat Combined Cycle Power Plant Block II).

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