Siemens signs 17-year turbine maintenance deal
by Canadian Manufacturing.com Staff
Siemens will service and maintain three of its gas turbines to be installed at Shell Canada's Carmon Creek in situ project
OAKVILLE, Ont.—Siemens Energy has been awarded a long-term agreement to perform service and maintenance for three Siemens gas turbines that will be installed at Shell Canada’s Carmon Creek in situ project currently under construction in northern Alberta.
The Carmon Creek project, located on Shell’s Peace River heavy oil leases, is expected to produce about 80,000 barrels of bitumen per day using steam recovery methods. The project will be scaled up in two phases of 40,000 barrels per day.
In addition to supplying the gas turbines, Siemens will also provide service and maintenance over 17 years.
Siemens Canada is a technical solutions providor serving industry, energy, healthcare and infrastructure markets with more than 4,500 employees in 46 offices and 18 manufacturing facilities, and posted 2013 sales of $2 billion.