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BHEL commissions second 800 MW boiler at Krishnapatnam

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

State-run power equipment maker has commissioned a second 800 MW boiler at Sri Damodaram Sanjeevaiah Thermal Power Plant (SDSTPP) at Krishnapatnam in

"This is the second 800 MW rating indigenous boiler to be commissioned in the country. The first 800 MW boiler was commissioned earlier by at the same project, last year," said in a statement today.

BHEL's scope of work in the project envisaged is expected to comprise manufacturing, supplying, erecting, testing and commissioning of the boilers and associated auxiliaries.

The key equipment for the project, has been manufactured by BHEL at its Trichy, Hyderabad, Ranipet and plants, construction of which was undertaken by the company's Power Sector - Southern Region.

Shares of BHEL were trading at Rs 232.40, down 1.09 per cent on the

First Published: Wed, April 01 2015. 12:57 IST