PIC Group is awarded the O&M service contract for the Hummel station by LS Power Group Inc.
ATLANTA – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – PIC Group Inc., obtained the Operation and Maintenance (O&M) agreement for the Hummel Power Plant, a subsidiary of LS Power Group, in Shamokin Dam, Pennsylvania. The Hummel station, a 3 X 1 combined cycle facility rated at 1124 MW, is equipped with (3) SGT6-5000F gas turbines, (1) SST6-5000 steam turbine, (3) heat-cooled generators air SGen6-1000A and (1) generator SGen6-2000H cooled with hydrogen.
âLS Power is excited about our recently acquired Hummel facility and looks forward to working with PIC Group and its experienced operations and maintenance team,â said Anthony Hammond, vice president of asset management for LS Power.
The PIC Group’s approach to operations and maintenance services ensures consistent and reliable operations while enabling the Hummel station to meet maximum financial and operational goals. “Implementing a culture that instills strict adherence to programs and continuous improvement in operations enables our customers to generate superior plant performance, higher profits and increased asset value,” said said Frank Avery, President and CEO of PIC Group.
PIC Group aligns the activities to be carried out with the goals and objectives of its clients using a model that ensures constant visibility of performance against objectives. This approach produces results that align with the client’s objectives for regulatory compliance, facility performance in terms of efficiency, efficiency, availability and reliability, and business management in operating facilities. in strict compliance with the budget with particular attention paid to maintenance which guarantees the prevention of problems and costs. are minimized.
About the PIC group
Founded in 1988, PIC Group, Inc. is dedicated to delivering value by providing global energy services to facilities on four continents: North America, South America, Asia and Africa. The PIC group provides operations and maintenance (care, conservation and control), commissioning and start-up, documentation and training and staffing services and serves the power generation sectors, oil and gas, petrochemicals, pulp and paper, and manufacturing.
PIC Group, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marubeni Corporation, a Fortune Global 500 company. Marubeni is a major Japanese sogo shosha (international trading company) and the third largest independent power producer (IPP) in the world.
Marubeni Corporation and its consolidated subsidiaries use their extensive trade networks, both in Japan and abroad, to carry out imports and exports (including trade with third countries), as well as domestic activities, encompassing a wide range of activities, including consumer products, food, agriculture, chemicals, energy and metals, and electrical machinery and business infrastructure.