Opra Turbines Announces New Partnership Agreement With AFGlobal
Hengelo, The Netherlands (26 March 2019) – OPRA Turbines B.V., a leading manufacturer of advanced gas turbine based generator sets, announces as of today to have entered into a Partnership Agreement with AFGlobal for the American market. Under the Agreement, AFGlobal will act as a reseller, packager and service provider for OPRA in the Americas. AFGlobal and OPRA will start the delivery of OP16 gas turbine packages, tailored to market requirements from AFGlobal’s regional facilities in the Americas.
“OPRA is further executing its growth strategy. As this Agreement will drastically increase OPRA’s coverage of the Americas, we are convinced it is a major milestone for success in the Oil and Gas, Industrial and Environmental markets.
AFGlobal’s customer base is perfectly aligned with OPRA’s focus market segments, allowing for immediate leverage of sales and service teams.
Localization of the package production shows OPRA’s strong commitment to the development of Americas’ energy markets. Combining OPRA’s solid gas turbine design with AFGlobal’s broad Energy Solutions know-how allows for the perfect fit. Our customers will enjoy the combined performance of our teams, with innovation and operational excellence being values both OPRA and AFGlobal share. ” Juha van Riet, CEO OPRA Turbines.
“We are pleased to enter this partnership with OPRA, leveraging their strengths in the gas turbine market with our knowledge and experience in several industrial and oil and gas capacities,” commented Rob Marchitello, President of AFGlobal’s Energy Solutions group.
About OPRA Turbines B.V.: OPRA is a leading developer and manufacturer of advanced gas turbine based generator sets in the 1.8 MW power range. The OP16 Gas Turbine has an industrial, all-radial design which provides robustness, reliability, highest efficiency, and low emissions. OPRA Turbines can deliver distributed energy solutions from alternative fuel sources which are well suited for a variety of industries including; Oil & Gas, Industrial & Commercial, Waste to Power, and Marine. Dual fuel and off-specification fuel options are available. OPRA Turbines drives the world’s energy transition with over 150 gas turbine generator sets worldwide accumulating over 2 million operating hours and continues to expand its global reach with installations across EMEA, Asia Pacific and the Americas. OPRA Turbines is headquartered in Hengelo, the Netherlands. www.opraturbines.com
About AFGlobal: AFGlobal is a leading manufacturer and service provider of complex components, systems and sustainable energy solutions that serves a wide range of market segments. The Company’s Energy Solutions group addresses the power needs of oil and gas and industrial customers, with a growing focus on industrial energy efficiency and mobilization. At the forefront of new technology and manufacturing process development, AFGlobal is a market leader in commercialization of new technology and product introduction. For more information, visit www.afglobalcorp.com.