MHI Begins Work on Gas Turbine Unit in US

8 May 2011 (Last Updated May 8th, 2011 18:30)

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has started the construction of the first phase of the $325m gas turbine manufacturing and servicing facility in Georgia, US. The facility will be located in a 500,000ft² area at Mitsubishi Power Systems Americas's (MPSA) new Savannah Machinery Wo

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has started the construction of the first phase of the $325m gas turbine manufacturing and servicing facility in Georgia, US.

The facility will be located in a 500,000ft² area at Mitsubishi Power Systems Americas's (MPSA) new Savannah Machinery Works.

The facility will produce Mitsubishi G- and J-class gas turbines for customers in the Western Hemisphere and beyond.

The assembly of the unit is scheduled to begin in 2012.