US group awarded long-term contractual services agreement from Emirates Global Aluminium
GE Power & Water has been awarded a long-term agreement from Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) to provide services on turbines that power the aluminium smelter complex in Taweelah, Abu Dhabi.
The contractual services agreement (CSA) will extend its current services for three of the GE-supplied 9FA turbines and add the maintenance and support of two 9FA standby units. The CSA will cover requirements of spare parts, repairs and field services.
In September 2013, Emal started production at its phase-two smelter expansion, which was carried out with a budget of $4.5bn.
EGA is a recent merger between Emal and Dubai Aluminium (Dubal). The combined company is jointly owned by Abu Dhabis state-owned Mubadala Development Company and Investment Corporation of Dubai (ICD).
You might also like...
A MEED Subscription...
Subscribe or upgrade your current MEED.com package to support your strategic planning with the MENA region’s best source of business information. Proceed to our online shop below to find out more about the features in each package.