Asia-Pacific thermal technology tenders in Q2 2019 saw 314 tenders announced, marking a rise of 13% over the last four-quarter average of 279, according to GlobalData's power industry tenders database.
Oil was the top category in thermal technology in terms of number of tenders for the quarter in Asia-Pacific, accounting for 217 tenders and a 69.3% share, followed by Coal with 79 tenders and a 25.2% share. Gas stood in third place with 17 tenders and a 5.4% share.
The proportion of thermal technology tenders by category tracked by GlobalData in the quarter was as follows:
- Supply & Erection with 212 tenders and a 67.5% share
- Repair, Maintenance, Upgrade & Others: 89 tenders and a 28.3% share
- Project Implementation: seven tenders and a 2.2% share
- Consulting & Similar Services: five tenders and a 1.6% share
- Electricity Supply: one tender and a 0.3% share.
The Philippines tops Asia-Pacific thermal power tenders activity
The Philippines was the top country in the Asia-Pacific region for thermal technology tenders recorded in Q2 2019 with 193 tenders and a 61.5% share, followed by India with 87 tenders and a 27.7% share and Bangladesh with 13 tenders and a 4.1% share.
Asia-Pacific thermal technology tenders in Q2 2019: Top companies by capacity
The top issuers of tenders for the quarter in terms of power capacity involved in Asia-Pacific were:
- Ministry of Electricity and Energy (Myanmar): 1,040MW from one tender
- Assam Power Generation (India): 975MW from two tenders
- Kolachi Portgen Pvt (Pakistan): 450MW capacity from one tender.
All publicly-announced tenders are included in this analysis drawn from GlobalData's Power database, which covers power plants, T&D projects, equipment markets, analysis reports, capacity and generation, and tracks tenders and contracts on a real-time basis.
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