Support The Moscow Times!

GE Contract Extended

Sakhalin-2 project operator Sakhalin Energy has extended its $333 million contract with General Electric for sixteen years, GE said, Interfax reported.

The current service contract is set to expire in 2016. The contract extension covers four GE Frame 7EA gas turbines for the Sakhalin liquefied natural gas plant and five GE Frame 5 gas turbines used in the generation of electricity for local needs. The service contract with GE includes insurance for planned and unplanned power shut-offs, the provision of spare parts and repair work, remote monitoring and diagnostics, and on-site GE technical specialists. The contract will be supported by the GE technical service center in Kaluga Region.


Related articles:

… we have a small favor to ask. As you may have heard, The Moscow Times, an independent news source for over 30 years, has been unjustly branded as a "foreign agent" by the Russian government. This blatant attempt to silence our voice is a direct assault on the integrity of journalism and the values we hold dear.

We, the journalists of The Moscow Times, refuse to be silenced. Our commitment to providing accurate and unbiased reporting on Russia remains unshaken. But we need your help to continue our critical mission.

Your support, no matter how small, makes a world of difference. If you can, please support us monthly starting from just $2. It's quick to set up, and you can be confident that you're making a significant impact every month by supporting open, independent journalism. Thank you.

paiment methods
Not ready to support today?
Remind me later.

Read more