O&M consultancy services for Içanadolu combined-cycle power plant, Turkey

Fortum eNext O&M consulting services provided the new İçanadolu power plant with O&M mobilisation know-how, including high level quality systems, safety and maintenance reliability tools.


Project description

The İçanadolu Power Plant supplies the needed generation capacity to the national power supply system and provides a flexible and reliable backup power source to accommodate fluctuations of renewable energy sources.

Fortum's contribution to the project:

  • Providing guidance and tools for O&M Staff mobilisation, recruiting and training
  • Providing guidance and tools for Operation and Maintenance Management
  • Implementation of Fortum’s Integrated Management System (IMS)
  • Technology transfer selecting and deploying needed IT tools: e.g. plant’s asset and maintenance management solution (Maximo®) and its training and development
  • Creating the Environmental, Health and Safety process (EHS)  with the customer
  • Providing Fortum’s expertise with criticality analysis for the plant maintenance and spare parts strategy

Customer benefits:

  • Strong strategy in O&M mobilisation, recruiting and training information demonstrating high level of team competencies
  • Fortum’s Integrated Management System based on TOPGen® concept in place ensuring the business is efficiently managed with the end user interface in mind
  • High level of EHS and safe system of work processes in place providing continual high standard of EHS at site
  • Fortum’s IT tools tailored to customer’s needs


  • Power Plant: İçanadolu combined-cycle power plant
  • Location: Kirikkale, about 80 km east of Ankara, Turkey
  • Power output: 840 MWe natural gas fired CCGT
  • Commercial operation: Start-up in August 2016
  • Customer: İçanadolu Doğalgaz Elektrik Üretim A.Ş. power company, owned by GAMA Energy
  • Project duration: 2015–2017
  • Services: O&M Consulting Services including Management Consultancy providing mobilisation tools, Integrated Management System (IMS), Training and Recruitment Tools, IT tools as Plant’s Asset and Maintenance Solution (Maximo®)

"We will greatly benefit from Fortum's extensive O&M experience in their fleet and global presence as a service provider. Up to date, we have recorded significant progress with satisfactory results, which is promising for the future of the project."

Mr. Tanju Oral, plant manager of İçanadolu CCGT

Contact our specialist for more information

Steve Hawes

Steve Hawes

Director, Business Development, United Kingdom, Ireland, Turkey, Africa
Tel: +44 779 554 5658
steve [dot] hawes [at] fortum [dot] com