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Fortum delivers turbine and generator services for BIR Avfallsenergi AS in Bergen, Norway

08 January 2018, 13:33 EET

ONLINE NEWS 8 JANUARY 2018

Fortum delivers turbine and generator services for BIR Avfallsenergi AS and BKK Varme AS in Bergen. The contract is a service agreement with eight years' duration and started on 1 January 2018.

BIR and BKK are running a waste-to-energy plant in Bergen, taking care of the municipal waste and delivering district heating. There are two incineration lines with one turbine and generator unit in each line on the plant. The service contract includes a 24/7 technical service support.

The customer was looking for a combination of services for both turbine and generator units.

“We were able to offer a competitive solution with our long-standing expertise on both turbines and generators. We can provide our customer efficient and reliable long term service. Combining our top technical know-how with an economic viewpoint enables us to identify opportunities and turn them into measurable results within our customers.”, says Vesa Kylmälä, Fortum eNext's Head of Turbine and Generator Services.

                                                      

Further information:
Vesa Kylmälä, Head of Turbine and Generator Services, Fortum eNext, tel. +358 50 4546 323