Company News

October 31 - 2019

Strong Performance From OPRA Equipment Confirm Another Major Overhaul Contract

On October 24 OPRA has received from Teekay a major overhaul contract for one engine.

This is already a second cycle of overhauls for this client. The Hummingbird Spirit FPSO (Floating Production Storage and Offloading) installation is a floating facility located in the Chestnut filed in the United Kingdom sector of the North Sea producing for the Chestnut Joint Venture, a joint venture between Spirit Energy Ltd. and Dana Petroleum Ltd.

Two OP16-3A dual units have been running since 2007 under heavy offshore conditions, nevertheless the engines have been providing strong performances confirming our clients trust in our products. This is first unit of the the second overhaul cycle of the units at the Hummingbird FPSO, the other installed engine is currently running for 40.000 hrs. At the moment the customer has one unit in operation with the improved dual fuel system. The overhauled engine will be equipped with the same technology upgrade that will allow our customer to increase the availability of the units.

“We congratulate Teekay for the 3.5 years employment contract extension on the FPSO that will continue operation at the Chestnut field until March 2023, this will allow OPRA to further strengthen the commercial relation with Teekay and focus on continuous improvement to serve our customers.” Hilbert Elsinga, Director Aftermarket and Service at OPRA.

Jul 07
VIRTUAL CONFERENCE e-EUBCE 2020

OPRA Turbines is pleased to announce its participation at European Biomass Conference and Exhibition(EUBCE) on “Bioeconomy’s role in the post-pandemic economic recovery“, taking place from July 6 – 9, 2020.

Thijs Bouten will present the paper “Experimental and Numerical Investigation of the Application of Fast-Pyrolysis Oil in a Gas Turbine Combustor” on 7 July 2020 at 16:20 CET.

Jul 08
WEBINAR Flexible In Fuel & Reliable In Operation: Oil & Gas Turbine Applications co-hosted by AIREM Energy

Join OPRA webinar on June 8, 2020 at 16:30 CET to learn about Oil & Gas Turbine Applications. Webinar will be co-hosted by AIREM Energy. To register your place on this webinar: click here

Jul 15
WEBINAR Introducing OPRA Rental Solutions

Join OPRA Turbines webinar ‘Introducing OPRA Rental Solutions’ on July 15th 2020 at 16:30 CET. Register here

Sep 08
EXHIBITION WasteTech 2020

OPRA will exhibit at WasteTech in Moscow, Russia from 8-10 September 2020.

Sep 24
CONFERENCE Gasification Summit 2020

OPRA Turbines will be participating and presenting a paper on ‘“Radial Gas Turbines as the missing link between Gasification and the energy market‘ at Gasification Summi from 24-25 September 2020 in Lyon, France.

Oct 06
EXHIBITION World Waste to Energy and Resources Summit

OPRA will be participating at the World Waste to Energy and Resources Summit in London from 6-7 October 2020.

Nov 05
EXHIBITION CIIE, 5-10 November 2020

OPRA will exhibit at the 3rd China International Import Expo, CIIE, from 5 to 10 of November 2020