Indian coal handling equipment order for FL Smidth

first_imgFLSmidth, has been awarded a contract worth approximately €25 million by Jhabua Power for the supply and installation of the first phase of a 1,800 t/h coal handling plant for its upcoming power plant project at Jhabua in the state of Madhya Pradesh in central India. Jhabua Power is a wholly owned subsidiary of Avantha Power & Infrastructure. The order constitutes the first phase of the project. FLSmidth has also received a letter of intent on phase two of the project and it will, if it becomes an effective contract within 12 months, have an additional value of approximately €10 million.The contract includes design, engineering, manufacture, fabrication, supply, testing and transportation to site on turnkey basis. The order entails the supply of wagon tipplers, apron feeders, stackers and reclaimers, a belt conveyor system, ring granulators, vibrating grizzly feeders and trippers. The supply order also includes FLSmidth electrical and air pollution control equipment including a dust suppression and extraction system to ensure that all pollution control requirements are met.“All core equipment supplies are FLSmidth’s own products and the order reinforces the strength of FLSmidth as a One Source supplier of complete solutions. FLSmidth is currently executing a contract awarded by the same customer, Avantha Power, to FLSmidth in 2010 for a coal handling plant and the recent order marks a repeat order from the customer. We are proud to see that our customers favour us as their One Source supplier,” Group CEO Jørgen Huno Rasmussen, FLSmidth says.last_img