A significant leap in the Middle East
The Power division of Thermax recently commissioned a 40 MW coal-based captive power plant for Sharjah Cement Factory, a leading cement and clinker manufacturer in the UAE.
This is the first full-fledged EPC project to be executed by the division in the region. It comprises two CFBC boilers of 90 TPH capacity each that are capable of firing multiple varieties of coal along with a first-of-a-kind 30% wood chip firing.
The project scope involved the supply and commissioning of Thermax DM plant, bag filters and dust extraction system along with other Balance of Plant equipment. The plant was conceptualised and synchronised within a record time of 18 months. Commencing 25th March, the plant is operating on stable load and generating power till date.