Shahjibazar Combined Cycle Power Plant is a 320MW gas fired power project. It is located in Sylhet, Bangladesh. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2016. Buy the profile here.

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The project was developed by Bangladesh Engineering & Construction, Guangdong Electric Power Design Institute and Guangdong Power Engineering. The project is currently owned by Bangladesh Power Development Board.

It is a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power plant.

The Gas fired project consists of 1 steam turbine with 100MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in December 2016.

Contractors involved

Bangladesh Engineering & Construction, Guangdong Electric Power Design Institute and Guangdong Power Engineering 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 2 units of 9E gas turbines, each with 110MW nameplate capacity.

Bangladesh Engineering & Construction is the O&M contractor for thermal power project.

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About Bangladesh Engineering & Construction

Bangladesh Engineering & Construction Corporation Ltd (BECCL) is a construction company that provides engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) solutions. Its service offering includes designing, structural engineering, procurement, fabrication, civil construction risk management, testing, electrical installations and erection. The company also offers project management services such as planning, supply chain, commissioning, maintenance monitoring, consulting and financing. BECCL serves water and wastewater, power, oil and gas and government sectors. The company’s project portfolio includes HFO Power Plant, GIS Substation, AIS Substation, Combined Cycle Power Plant and others. BECCL is headquartered in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

About Guangdong Electric Power Design Institute

Guangdong Electric Power Design Institute Co Ltd (GEDI) a subsidiary of Guangdong Power Grid Corp, is an electric power engineering institute that provides engineering, consulting and project management services and planning and consulting. The institute also includes coal-fired oil/ gas, renewable power plants, transmission, 500k kaapok substation, 500k black hill substation and power grid high voltage test. It serves coal, chemical, oil and gas, building, nuclear, railway, petrochemical, electronics and telecommunication sectors. The institution also provide provides survey and design, EPC contracting, investment operation, project supervision, project detection, power system planning and power grid, electric information collection and analysis and others. GEDI is headquartered in Guangzhou, China.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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