Metso will supply automation technology for PT Cikarang Listrindo's two power boilers under construction in Babelan outside Jakarta in Indonesia. With advanced automation solutions, the company will be able to efficiently control its boiler plant operations and thereby reach high process availability and maximum fuel efficiency.
"The order is a breakthrough for Metso's automation technology in power generation in Indonesia," says Pete Teh, Country Manager, Indonesia, Metso. "PT Cikarang Listrindo selected Metso based on our expertise and ability to supply high-quality solutions suitable for local needs."
PT Cikarang Listrindo is investing in new coal-fired power boilers with a total capacity of 280 MW. The boilers will increase the company's electricity production by approximately 30%. The plant will be commissioned in 2016.
Metso's delivery consists of a Metso DNA automation system, an information system for the boiler plant and the Balance of Plant, factory acceptance testing, commissioning and training. Delivery is scheduled for May 2015, and system startup will take place in September 2015. The order is included in the 2014 fourth quarter orders received by Metso. The value of the order will not be disclosed.