GSR Energo, CCGT CHP power plant, O&M consultary and CMMS project, St. Petersburg, Russia 2011–2014

With preparation of Fortum TOPGen® based OM management and IT systems, Fortum has participated in customer’s energy upgrade and efficiency project in St. Petersburg.


Description of the project

Kolpino Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power plant provides electricity to several energy customers. It is situated in St. Petersburg’s northwest rapidly growing industrial district. GE’s Frame 6FA advanced gas turbine technology and Siemens’ steam turbines have been selected to power plant upgrade. Fortum signed in 2011 a long terms service agreement (LTSA) which included optimization of LTSA and spares strategy, streamlining of O&M organization, provision of Fortum TOPGen® based Integrated Management System (IMS) and supply of Fortum CMMS (Customer Mangement System) solution with licenses.

Fortum’s contribution

  • LTSA contract review and optimization of spare parts based on similar project experience
  • Restructuring of O&M organization with clear responsibilities
  • TOPGen® Integrated Management System (IMS)
  • Data collection for CMMS
  • Power plant criticality analysis
  • Selected preventive maintenance programs
  • Fortum CMMS solution with licenses based of IBM Maximo®

Customer benefits

  • Fortum’s long-term international experience in operating and maintaining gas turbine operated power plants
  • Efficient O&M organization with significant head count reduction
  • West European O&M business processes integrated with organization and Power IT systems
  • Fortum CMMS with newest features on top of IBM Maximo® database
  • Transfer of know-how and training
  • Fortum expert service network and remote support


  • Power Plant: Kolpino CCGT Gas-fired combined heat and power (CHP)
  • Location: St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Power output: 2x110MWe / 2x 89 MWth
  • Commercial operation: The first unit in 2014
  • Customer: GSR Energo
  • Project duration: 2011–2014
  • Services: Advice of gas turbine long term service agreement. With preparation of Fortum TOPGen® based O&M management and IT systems, Fortum has participated in customer’s energy upgrade and efficiency project.