Operations & Maintenance

 

O&M
O&M
O&M

 

 












    Thomassen has been involved in many projects for after sales services in the Middle East and Africa. The traditional scope for site works covers transactional
    services for parts supply or repairs or for the supervision of scheduled maintenance only.

    Our current strategy is to provide a complete scope for maintenance and where required also operations support tailored to the end user needs.
   
    Our service offering includes the following:
    • Project management
    • Shutdown planning
    • Engineering
    • Repair of hot gas path components
    • Supply of spare parts and materials for gas turbines, generators and other related equipment
    • Specialist services for scheduled & unscheduled maintenance and emergency call outs
    • Manpower support to other power plant operators and maintenance companies working in the Middle East & Africa.

    Some recent examples of contracts which are ongoing as of October 2015 are:

    Petroleum Development Oman, Sultanate of Oman
    Since July 2000 Thomassen provides preventative and corrective maintenance of the power generation equipment
    installed in 12 Power Stations (14 Frame 6B, 3 Frame 6FA, 5 Frame 5P and 7 Frame 9E Gas Turbine Generator packages).
    In addition we carry out adhoc services such as refurbishment of the Power Generation Equipment spares of various makes and provide specialized personnel for
    Root Cause Analysis (RCA) and breakdowns.

    Oman Cement Power Plant, Rusail, Oman
    Since May 2012 Thomassen has Operated and Maintained the OCC 35MW Captive Power plant using one GE Frame 6B gas turbine.
    • Provide complete operations team, including plant manager and shift crews
    • Development of operations and maintenance strategies and training of operations staff to maximize reliability and availability of the power station to provide
    continuous power to the distribution network.

    TEMA Power Plant, Accra, Ghana
    Since March 2013 Thomassen provides Specialist O&M Advisory services for a 120MW simple cycle Frame 9E power plant
    • Development of operations and maintenance strategies and training of operations staff to maximize reliability and availability of the power station to provide
    continuous power to the distribution network.

    Ughelli Power Plant, Warri, Nigeria
    Since November 2013 Thomassen provides Technical Advisory Team for a 840MW simple cycle power plant, using 6 GE Frame 9E and 12 Hitachi H25 gas turbines
    which required us to:
    • Perform a recovery program whereby backlog in maintenance is addressed to make more units available for operations.
    • Development of operations and maintenance strategies and training of operations staff to maximize reliability and availability of the power station to provide c
    ontinuous power to the distribution network.

    Samples of other completed O&M contracts:

    ME&W, Sohar, Sultanate of Oman
    Provision of Management, Operation & Maintenance Services for the Wadi Al-Jizzi 200 MW Thermal Power Plant consisting of GE/Thomassen Frame 5P and
    Frame 6B gas turbines. This contract was executed in collaboration with Oman Mining Company.

    Arbeel Power Plant, Kurdistan, Iraq
    Provision of Operations Management Team for a simple cycle power plant, using 4 Frame 9E gas turbines which required us to
    • establish the required operations organization and to interview and select candidates for the various positions.
    • Development of operations strategies and training of operations staff to maximize reliability and availability of the power station to provide continuous
    power to the distribution network.
    • Select and train the technical staff for the various Departments.