April 26, 2022
GE Power Conversion to supply the Electrical Module for an FPSO vessel destined for one of the world’s largest deep-water energy projects
GE’s Electrical Module will be used on Petrobras' P-79 FPSO for the Búzios energy project off the coast of Brazil The agreement between GE Power Conversion and Italian oilfield contractor Saipem reinforces GE’s world-class technological and engineering capability The contract award is based in part on the success of six similar modules from GE Power Conversion installed on other Petrobras FPSOs operating in the pre-salt area.
April 14, 2022
GE Power Conversion joins forces with Ruhrpumpen to help Mexico achieve energy self-sufficiency
GE Power Conversion is proud to announce the supply of 19 electrical motors to power water-cooling tower pumps manufactured by leading pump company, Ruhrpumpen. The motors – part of GE’s optimized C7 Series MV Induction Motors – will support the build of a large refinery located in Dos Bocas, Mexico.
March 9, 2022
GE Power Conversion selected by Safran Aero Boosters to equip a new test facility in Belgium
GE Power Conversion was awarded an important contract by Safran Aero Boosters for the supply of an electrical Variable Speed Drive System (VSDS) to equip an airplane motor compressor test bench. This bench will be part of the new aerodynamics test center called BeCOVER that Safran is building close to Liege, in Belgium.
February 15, 2022
GE welcomes project award for ‘Driving the Electric Revolution’ challenge
GE and its partners secure a project award under the UK government’s Supply Chains for Net Zero initiative, part of the Driving the Electric Revolution challenge. GE Power Conversion will work on an innovative electrification solution for space-constrained, high power industrial applications. GE will work with partners Dynex Semiconductor, the University of Nottingham and the Warwick Manufacturing Group.
January 10, 2022
GE selected by BUMA to supply electrical equipment for thyssenkrupp Steel hot rolling mill
GE Power Conversion has been selected by the Austrian mechanical supplier BUMA Engineering & Anlagenbau GmbH (BUMA) for the installation of electrical equipment for a new descaling spray at thyssenkrupp Steel Europe’s hot rolling mill WBW2 in Duisburg, Germany.
December 22, 2021
Statkraft and GE join forces on new stability contract for GB grid, increasing renewables growth and supporting green recovery
Statkraft, Europe’s largest generator of renewable energy, has agreed a deal to help further decarbonize the UK’s power sector and deliver a new approach to managing the stability of the grid. Statkraft UK will install GE’s Rotating Stabiliser technology at its stability project at Keith in the northeast of Scotland.
December 22, 2021
U.S. Navy Awards Contract to GE Power Conversion for Military Sealift Command Vessel Maintenance, Potentially Worth $125MM
The U.S. Navy Military Sealift Command (MSC) awards GE Power Conversion an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to maintain the power and propulsion systems aboard its vessels The contract’s potential worth is $125 million over five years Such a long-term contract—the third contract since 2012—indicates customer confidence in GE’s responsiveness and capabilities
November 2, 2021
GE to Provide Propulsion Systems for the new French Navy Logistic Support Ships
The first MV7000 drives for the LSS FLOTLOG program has successfully passed their Factory Acceptance Tests at GE Power Conversion Nancy Factory, reaching a first milestone for the new fleet of logistic support ships (LSS) of the French Navy.