BHEL bags Rs 200 cr contract in Vietnam

NEW DELHI: The Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd has bagged an order worth Rs 200 cr for a hydro-electric power project in Vietnam. The contract was awarded by state-owned Nam Chien Hydropower.

The project is located in Muong La, 350 kilometres north of Hanoi. "This success opens a huge market potential for BHEL not only in the hydro segment but also in the thermal and gas based power plants segments in Vietnam, which will witness huge capacity additions in the future,''.

Under the contract, BHEL would be responsible for the design, engineering, manufacture, supply and supervision of installation as well as commissioning of electro-mechanical equipment. Major equipment to be supplied for the project comprises hydro turbi nes, generators, transformers, controls, monitoring and protection system and switchgear. - PTI