"Turboatom" (Kharkiv) has completed the production of equipment for the unit number 2 GRES-1 (Kazakhstan).It was reported "SQ" in the press service of the company. In June, in the presence of the customer "Turboatom" performed comprehensive tests of the control system of the turbine K-500-240-2, the results of which signed the act of acceptance. Next dismantle the equipment, it will be an audit, conservation and will be sent to the station.
As specified in the factory at unit number 2 GRES-1 the modernization of the turbine K-500-240-2 of 500 MW. In accordance with the contract "Turboatom" put a turbine capacity of 540 MW, which will be installed on the existing foundation. As a result of the reconstruction of power unit will increase by 40 MW, the service life will be extended for 25 — 30 years. Power unit is planned for 2013. Specialists of the company will also conduct supervision installation work, commissioning and training to participate in the pre-commissioning.
Help "SQ". GRES-1 is located in Ekibastuz, Pavlodar region of Kazakhstan. Six of the eight units are in continuous operation and can produce 3,000 MW. From 1978 to 1980. "Turboatom" put the turbine K-500-240-2 for the three power stations