Aviadvigatel expands cooperation with China

27 october 2015

A.A. Inozemtsev, General Designer of Aviadvigatel OJSC, together with Lu Mingyi, Deputy General Manager of Consen Oil & Gas Engineering Co., Ltd. (China), presented joint Russian and Chinese Gas Compressor Unit (including Chinese package and Perm engines) development project to D. Rogizin, Vice Prime Minister of Russian Federation, and Wang Yang, Vice Premier of China, during 2d China-Russia EXPO.

Russian&Chinese Demonstration 25 MW Gas Compressor Unit based on PS-90GP-25 industrial engine is in development now. Gas Compressor Unit (package) designer and manufacturer is Consen (China), booster manufacturer is Shenyang Blower Works (China), gas turbine engine (GTE) designer is Aviadvigatel OJSC, and engine manufacturer is Perm Engine Company OJSC. Full-scale real engine (PS-90GP-25) purchased by Consen from United Engine Corporation JSC (UEC) was exhibited on UEC’s booth at Harbin Expo. The first joint Russian&Chinese Gas Compressor Unit was designed for future demonstration to potential customers as part of a test stand located at Shenyang Blower Works’ facility. Successful outcome of the project would give opportunity to press EU and US GTE manufacturers back on Chinese market.

Business discussion took place in line with the Expo between Aviadvigatel General Designer, Alexander Inozemtsev, and Consen Deputy General Manager, Lu Mingyi, on opportunities to expand mutual cooperation. The discussion referred to activation of joint supply projects of gas turbine units for power generation and gas transport within China and to other countries. As a result of the discussion, the parties agreed on preparation of technical documents for detailed investigation of future projects.