Alstom Wins Gas-Fired Plant Upgrade Contract from GDF SUEZ Energy

Alstom won a long-term service contract to update GDF SUEZ Energy North America’s power plant fleet. Under the terms of this $480M contract, Alstom will provide comprehensive maintenance services and gas turbine upgrade packages for four GDF SUEZ natural gas-fired power stations. Alstom’s responsibilities for the Midlothian and Hays plants in Texas, and Bellingham and Blackstone power plants in Massachusetts include management and provision of replacement parts, technical field advisors and gas turbine services for their fourteen power generating units over the life of the contract. The first upgrade installation is scheduled for the fall of 2014.