Norte III Power Plant in Mexico
“GE was chosen to accompany us in this important Project because of its reliable technology and full-service solution.” Under the terms of the 25-year agreement, GE will utilize its Fleet360* platform of total plant solutions for the Norte III plant which operates on four of GE’s 7F.04 gas turbines as well as two Toshiba steam turbines. The platform also provides a full spectrum of digital solutions and plant improvement services, regardless of which original equipment manufacturers (OEM) generation equipment they have installed.
“Our total power plant services solution provides greatly improved risk mitigation while offering capacity and efficiency guarantees tailored to meet Macquarie – Techint Consortium‘s needs”said Terrence Schoenborn, General Manager of GE Power Services’ Global Operation & Maintenance (O&M) business.
“At GE, we’re committed to our customers and their outcomes. We’re sharing both the benefits and risks with Macquarie by guaranteeing the performance of the facility and sharing the impact of any unplanned maintenance.”As part of the solution, GE’s Predix-based Asset Performance Management (APM) and Operations Optimization (OO) software applications will be deployed to apply advanced data analytics to predict and eliminate unplanned downtime, and improve power plant productivity. GE’s software which is built on Predix, and was purpose-built to meet the scale, complexity, speed and security requirements of the industry, will provide direct support to the GE O&M team in achieving the guaranteed capacity outcome. “With O&M agreements like this that can be coordinated or combined with a CSA, we can prevent conflicts or gaps in scope and operate and maintain the power plant for our customers, taking the burden off their shoulders” continued Terrence Schoenborn. “With our services, cross-fleet experience and digital capabilities, we can help companies like Macquarie maximize the potential of their overall plant operations, ultimately helping them meet growing energy demands and ever-evolving challenges.” Source / Further information : GE Oil and Gas News Undiluted !!! “The squeaky wheel gets the oil” Follow us: @OilAndGasPress on Twitter | OilAndGasPress on Facebook ]]>