LM 6000 PC Power Plant

Project Details

ROLE
Prime Contractor

CONTRACT AMOUNT
$71 Million

OWNER
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Middle East District

LOCATION
Buzugan, Iraq

ARCHITECT
Tetra Tech, Inc.
Power Engineers

SIZE
40 Megawatts

COMPLETION
2004

Project Description

Perini Management Services furnished and installed a 40 MW LM6000 PC dual fuel gas and distillate turbine generator set  in southwestern Iraq under the Restore Iraqi Electricity Program. This was a completely new power station at a remote desert location. The scope included all site preparations; supply, installation, and commissioning of the generator set and switchgear; engineering and construction of the plant substation and interconnection; and complete ancillary facilities (diesel fuel containment tanks, fuel treatment and forwarding systems, and a natural gas compressor).

Awards

Government Performance Evaluation - Outstanding

“Your 'can do' attitude and spirit of cooperation were even more relevant with the many challenges you encountered o this project in areas such as security and logistics. Perini's management has demonstrated their commitment to partnering with the Corp of Engineers to produce quality work while remaining conscious of cost and schedule.”
USACE Contracting Officer