Siemens to transfer Class F turbine technology to Iran
IRNA, 2 March 2016
A five-year agreement for transferring the technology of Class F turbines, as the first step toward making the expertise indigenous in Iran, will be signed in Berlin on Wednesday.
According to MAPNA, one side of the technological deal, the agreement commercially known as the SGT5-4000F will be signed in the presence of the Iranian Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian and the German Vice-Chancellor and Federal Minister of Economic Affairs and Energy Sigmar Gabriel.
There will also be the managing directors of MAPNA and Siemens companies who will be signing the contract in Berlin.
MAPNA Group is a group of Iranian companies involved in development and execution of thermal and renewable power, oil and gas, railway transportation and other industrial projects as well as manufacturing main equipment including gas and steam turbines, electrical generator, turbine blade, HRSG and conventional boilers, electric and control systems, gas compressor, locomotive and other pertinent equipment.
The company was initially named Iran Power Plant Projects Management Company (MAPNA), but changed its title to MAPNA Group in October 2012.
Siemens proven SGT5-4000F gas turbine is characterized by high performance, low power generating costs, long intervals between inspections and service-friendly design.