While Siemens is pretending to repair turbines, Rostec is import-substituting parts for Gazprom’s gas turbine units
News

While Siemens is pretending to repair turbines, Rostec is import-substituting parts for Gazprom’s gas turbine units

UEC-STAR, and UEC UMPO are both part of the United Engine Corporation of Rostec. They have agreed to cooperate on the import substitution of fuel equipment in ground-based gas turbine unit. Gazprom is the main operator. The fuel control equipment in the AL-31ST engine will be replaced. This will completely eliminate foreign components from the design of the equipment. It is noteworthy that the AL-31F version of the fuel control equipment is fitted on the Su-27 fighter, and other modifications.

UEC-UMPO has been producing the AL-31ST gas turbine engine, which has a 16 MW capacity for ground use, for over 20 years. Gazprom currently has 86 of these gas turbine drives in use at its compressor stations. The total operating time for the entire fleet is approximately 2.3 million hours.

Perm UEC-STAR will produce for Ufa UEC-UMPO the fuel control equipment for AL-31ST engine as part of ground turbine units. The first serial update of UEC-STAR equipment was scheduled for the first quarter 2023. 60 sets of fuel controller equipment are required annually by UEC-UMPO.

While Siemens is pretending to repair turbines, Rostec is import-substituting parts for Gazprom’s gas turbine units
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Most Popular

To Top