State enterprise Zorya-Mashproekt (Mykolaiv) has signed a contract with China
Petroleum & Chemical Corp. (Sinopec) to supply energy equipment for one of
the fields being developed by the Chinese company, the company has told
According to the contract, in the first half of 2013 Ukraine will supply five
16-megawatt gas turbines. The first two turbines will be shipped to the customer
in the first quarter of 2013.
"The set of five turbines will be exploited as a autonomous energy source on
the remote site of the field. A DT90 engine, a new product of Zorya-Mashproekt
that consumes two types of fuel – gas and diesel fuel, will be used as the basis
for the gas turbines," the company said.
The company told Interfax-Ukraine that representatives of Sinopec visited
Zorya-Mashproekt in July 2011. The sides signed a first contract then.
Sinopec is the largest oil and gas processing company in China and the second
in oil extraction in the country. It is among top ten largest oil and gas
companies in the world.
Zorya-Mashproekt is a famous designer and producer of gas turbine equipment
and a monopolist in the CIS in the design and production of gas turbines for
Almost all of its products are exported. Its largest partners are Russia,
Belarus, Iran, Singapore, India and China.
Since April 2011, Zorya-Mashproekt has been part of Ukroboronprom