Arzew (Kahrama) IWPP Power Plant is a 330MW gas fired power project. It is located in Oran, Algeria. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2005. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by Kahrama. The company has a stake of 100%.

It is a Gas Turbine power plant.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 2005.

Contractors involved

IHI and Itochu were selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the gas fired power project.

GE Power was selected as the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The company provided 3 gas turbines, each with 110MW nameplate capacity.

GE Power supplied electric generator for the project.

GE Power supplied electric generator for the project.

Sogex Oman is the O&M contractor for thermal power project. The operation and maintenance contract commenced from 2005, for a period of 24 years.

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About Kahrama

Kahrama SpA is engaged in the generation of electricity and transmission using hydro and thermal power stations. The company is headquartered in Bethioua, Algeria.


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