Contract for BHEL

for Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises | Date - 25-08-2005

Lok Sabha

Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd. (BHEL) has bagged two contracts from Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation (APGENCO) for setting up of Vijayawada Thermal Power Station Extension and Bhoopalapally Thermal Power Station.  The total value of  the power plants of  500 MW each is  Rs.2120 crores.

            The schedule for commissioning of the above two projects is as under:

Vijayawada TPS Extension (500 MW)

Bhoopalapally TPS (500 MW)


36 months

38 months

Trial operation

39 months

41 months


 This information was given by the Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises, Shri Sontosh Mohan Dev in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today.


(Release ID :11602)

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