First 700 MWe nuclear steam generator

L&T Heavy Engineering built and delivered the country’s first nuclear 700 MWe Steam Generator for the Unit 3 of Kakrapar Power Station of Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) in Gujarat on June 16, 2015. Designed and developed at L&T Special Steel and Heavy Forgings facility at Hazira, a joint venture between L&T and NPCIL, the 215 MT weighing Pressurised Heavy Water Reactor steam generator is made of special low alloy quenched and tempered steel with nickel-iron-chromium alloy tubes and stainless steel internals. A second steam generator was also dispatched shortly after.

VIJAYA GHOSE
EDITOR
Venkatesh Kini
PRESIDENT
COCA-COLA INDIA &
SOUTH WEST ASIA