Genoa - Ansaldo Energia has signed contracts in Tunisia for the construction of an electricity power plant and related services for a total of €240 million. This was announced in a press release. The contract, signed with the Sociètè Tunisienne de l’Élecriticité et du Gaz (STEG), relates to the construction of an open-cycle gas-fired power plant with an installed capacity of 625MW in Mornaguia, south-west of Tunis, and an LTSA (Long Term Service Agreement) for the maintenance and assistance of the plant.
The construction will take 22 months from receipt of the Notice to Proceed. “This commission was acquired through the committed teamwork of the entire company,” commented Giuseppe Zampini, CEO of Ansaldo Energia. “I would also like to thank the government institutions involved for their constant and active support in defending Italian industry abroad.”