OPRA Turbines opens new facility in Hengelo, The Netherlands

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

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Hengelo, The Netherlands - OPRA Turbines B.V., a leading manufacturer of gas turbines and provider of gas turbine driven power solutions, today announced it has opened a new facility in Hengelo, Netherlands to further strengthen and increase production capacity following recent growth in business.

The new facility of (4,000m2) is located at Haaksbergerstraat 71, 7554 PA Hengelo, The Netherlands and will replace the existing facility located at Opaalstraat 60, 7554TS Hengelo, The Netherlands. It is located in the High Tech Systems Park (HTSP), a newly developed industrial park providing an attractive environment for innovative high tech companies. The company has announced that OPRA's new offices and facility will be operational from July 2017. The new OPRA Turbines headquarters boasts a state of the art production facility with natural gas pipeline access; suitable for R&D, assembly and gas turbine package and engine testing. To date over 125 gas turbine driven generator packages have been sold worldwide by the company.

The OPRA OP16 gas turbine's robust and environmentally friendly characteristics including low emissions combustion, fuel flexibility and a unique ability to run on flare gas as well as a wide range of industrial waste gasses, appeal to a broad range of customers. Low maintenance, high availability and a compact package are added benefits for remote oil fields and urban areas alike. OPRA customers include oil and gas majors as well as industrial plants in need of both heat and power for their production processes.

About OPRA Turbines B.V.:

OPRA is a leading developer and manufacturer of advanced gas turbine based generator sets in the 2 MW power range. The OPRA OP16 gas turbine provides robustness, reliability and class leading efficiency and emissions well suited for a variety of applications within the Oil and Gas, Bioenergy and Industrial markets. OPRA provides dual fuel and off-specification fuel options in single or multiple installations from 1to 10 MW electric power demand. OPRA Turbines is headquartered in Hengelo, the Netherlands.