SAFI INDEPENDENT POWER – FLUID COUPLING KPTB
Transfluid successfully delivered several KPTB fluid couplings for a prestigious project in Morocco.
This order is part of the supply for a SAFI Independent Power project for a coal fired power plant. The Project site in Morocco on the Atlantic Ocean coast, approximately 15 km southwest of the city of Safi, Morocco.
The plant consists of two 660 MW units. Imported coal is the main fuel and sea water will be used for cooling and consumptive purposes. The main EPC Contractor is one of the leading Korean Engineering Company. Both boiler and steam turbine have been sourced among well-known Japan OEMs.
After a long negotiation and thanks to close collaboration with our Korean distributor KIWON Solutec, Transfluid receive an order for twenty-four KPTB fluid coupling units ranging from size 21 to size 29, for the bulk material belt conveyor drives.
The supply includes the KPTB basic units with standard instruments, a special junction box including all electric motor starting relays and thermal protectors, B3M elastic alignment couplings, radiator coolers mounted onboard, and drum brakes for some units.
The supply has been divided into 13 units delivered in 2016 for immediate installation, and 11 units as spare parts to be delivered in 2017 and kept in stock.