50 MW diesel power project in Cyprus
In December 2007, Electricity Authority of Cyprus and BWSC signed a contract for a 50 MW diesel power project in Cyprus.
In December 2007, Electricity Authority of Cyprus (EAC) and BWSC signed a contract for a 50 MW low speed diesel power project to be built at EAC’s existing power station in Dhekelia, Cyprus.
The project is a fast track project; BWSC was pre-qualified on 17 September, submitted proposal on 2 November and received Letter of Award on 17 November 2007.
The project consists of 3 major phases:
- Provision of 50 MW temporary capacity during summer 2008
- A permanent turnkey 50 MW diesel power plant consisting of 3 Mitsui-MAN B&W 12K50 MC-S diesel engines and all auxiliaries to be ready for operation by 1 June 2009
- 4 years of Technical Support (TSA) including all spare parts from June 2009 to May 2013.