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Wärtsilä in Pakistan

History

1989 The first Wärtsilä installation, with an output of 4MW, was commissioned at Gul Ahmed Textiles
1994 Wärtsilä Pakistan Private Limited was established as a local company. Wärtsilä had a installed base of <90 MW. It started from a small office in Shadman, Lahore.
1995 Second office in the country was established in Karachi.
1997 An integrated facility; office, workshop, warehouse and training, established at Raiwind Road Lahore.

First 126 MW, HFO based, combined cycle project delivered to Kohinoor Energy Ltd. Followed by 120 MW and 131 MW, simple cycle to Gul Ahmed Energy and Energy Ltd.
2002 The first fuel conversion HFO to gas+HFO delivered to Century Paper & Board Ltd.

Woodward's Governor service workshop established.
2004 First gas based trigeneration plant delivered to Nishat Mills Ltd Faisalabad. it was followed by similar plants delivered to Nishat Chunian, Crescent Textile Mills.

Wärtsilä Pakistan engineers take over role of supervision of installation, testing and commissioning from expatriates.
2005 First dual fuel power plant delivered to Nestle.
2006 First in Pakistan, second in the world, 16 MW dual fuel power plant delivered to DG Khan Cement Co, Kalar Kahar. it was followed by similar project with Maple Leaf Cement and Fuji Cement.
2008 72 MW, HFO engines were successfully converted to gas+HFO operation for lucky Cement Ltd.
2009 165 MW, HFO based, combined cycle delivered to Attock Gen Ltd.

First Large, construction Services Contract executed by company.

Installed base crosses 1 GW benchmark.

O&M organization for Attock mobilized.
2010 200 MW, HFO based combined cycle delivered to Nishat Power and Nishat Chunian Power Ltd. O&M organization for these projects mobilized.
2011 200 MW, HFO based combined cycle delivered to Liberty Power Tech Ltd. O&M organization mobilized.
 2018  90 MW First Pure Gas IPP at Sindh Nooriabad Power Co commissioned with O&M Agreement

 

Company strength is approximately 400 employee.

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