“Krasny Kotelshchik” Completed Order for Pechorskaya GRES
Specialists of the Taganrog Boiler-Making Works “Krasny Kotelshchik” (TKZ) designed and manufactured the 2nd stage High Pressure Convection Superheater for their long-standing client, Pechorskaya GRES (being a part of AO Inter RAO-Elektrogeneratsiya (JSC). The modernized equipment is being currently installed at site.
Pechorskaya GRES is the largest power producer in the Republic of Komi: the plant generates around 40% of the total power produced in the region. The power is supplied both to social amenities and to companies of the oil and gas, coal and timber processing complexes of the Russian High North.
This important power plant has been permanently cooperating with “Krasny Kotelshchik”. Last year, for example, TKZ supplied the high pressure convection superheater for ТГМЕ-206ХЛ Boiler, Unit No. 1. Today, due to the scheduled maintenance the same equipment was required for similar Boiler Unit No. 2.
The boiler itself has been successfully operating since 1980. It was manufactured by “Krasny Kotelshchik”. Following the modern design solutions, as well as with regard to the client’s request, for their own boiler TKZ specialists created a modernized convection superheater having increased the reliability of its coils.
It is planned to complete the erection works and install this assembly in the design position at site in the 3rd quarter 2022. According to specialists’ forecasts, the scheduled replacement of the convection superheater upon expiry of its life will provide steady operation of Power Unit No. 2 of Pechorskaya GRES.