Multi-Year Agreements (MYAs)
for coal, nuclear and industrial plants
From regular maintenance to outage planning and execution, we at GE Steam Power are here to support your coal, nuclear and industrial plant operations. Combining the latest hardware developments and digital offerings, our long-term steam and industrial plant service agreements can reduce your operating costs while keeping your mind at ease.
Can GE work with me throughout my plant’s lifecycle?
YES. With more than 200 multi-year maintenance and service agreements in place with coal, nuclear, and industrial plant operators, we have a deep understanding of our customers’ challenges and opportunities—as well as their goals of delivering more flexibility and improving operating costs in today’s dynamic industry.
Through our steam plant maintenance multi-year service agreements, we continue to demonstrate our commitment to adding value to your operations as a long-term partner. We are constantly evolving to better address customer needs and help improve their profitability and competitiveness.
With our digitally-enabled multi-year service agreements for steam and industrial plants, we can provide you with a unique framework to integrate GE’s digital applications with highly skilled and specialized experts to personally streamline the maintenance process of your core equipment. And most importantly, we tailor our MYAs to your needs. We leverage our expertise and technology tools to develop a customized program that protects both your equipment and your business objectives. This is the Power of Yes.
Our MYAs can reduce your maintenance costs while improving your plant’s performance. Browse our industrial plant and steam power plant maintenance contract agreement options
|Boiler, turbine, and generator major and minor outages||Extended maintenance coverage including environmental controls, BOP, and controls||24/7 support from M&D center||Availability and reliability|
|Dedicated agreement manager||Unplanned repairs and parts||Access to OEM engineering for root cause analysis||Outage duration|
|12-month outage excellence planning, based on fleet experience, risk, and condition||Non-GE major equipment||Asset Performance Management (APM) software suite for predictivity enhancement||Heat rate and capacity|
|Top tier field service resources – Technical Field Advisors (TFAs), craft labor (optional)||Resident on-site engineer||Operational Performance Management (OPM) software suite for performance monitoring and improvement||Parts availability|
|Boiler, turbine, and generator major and minor outages||Technical training programs||-||Call out time|
|Outage parts, contingency parts, and repair readiness||Mobilization support||-||Maintenance cost|
|Leading edge inspection technologies||-||-||Flexibility… start, turndown, etc.|
- Boiler, turbine, and generator major and minor outages
- Dedicated agreement manager
- 12-month outage excellence planning, based on fleet experience, risk, and condition
- Top tier field service resources – Technical Field Advisors (TFAs), craft labor (optional)
- Boiler, turbine, and generator major and minor outages
- Outage parts, contingency parts, and repair readiness
- Leading edge inspection technologies
- Extended maintenance coverage including environmental controls, BOP, and controls
- Unplanned repairs and parts
- Non-GE major equipment
- Resident on-site engineer
- Technical training programs
- Mobilization support
- 24/7 support from M&D center
- Access to OEM engineering for root cause analysis
- Asset Performance Management (APM) software suite for predictivity enhancement
- Operational Performance Management (OPM) software suite for performance monitoring and improvement
- Availability and reliability
- Outage duration
- Heat rate and capacity
- Parts availability
- Call out time
- Maintenance cost
- Flexibility… start, turndown, etc.
MYAs and Service Contracts
Your GE MYA outcomes
Our MYAs for steam plants offer you predictable cash flows, a streamlined procurement process, improved outage planning, risk management, maintenance cost reduction, and guaranteed outcomes to secure your business results. With GE Steam Power as your plant lifecycle partner, your reliability rate can increase by 0.7%. GE’s service agreements for steam plants can also reduce your operation and maintenance costs by 10-15% along with your coal consumption by 0.75%. Through GE’s portfolio of steam plant solutions, our MYAs look beyond the power island to increase value and enable your plant to be more competitive and attractive in the industry.
Reduced Unplanned Downtime
A 0.7% increase in reliability can translate into some big savings—up to USD $1.4 million per year.*
|Risk based outage scope definition: Smart outage scope definition helps to clarify outage scope, based on your unit’s specific operational history|
|Online equipment monitoring: Digital analytics for anomaly detection and predictive analytics that can turn reactive maintenance into proactive maintenance|
|Remote troubleshooting and support: 24/7 support from the GE Monitoring & Diagnostic Center, and access to OEM engineers for root cause analysis and re-start support|
|Call out service: Fast mobilization through pre-agreed call out arrangements helping to create shorter unplanned outages|
Reduced Maintenance Cost and Planned Downtime
To help you get the best return on your investment, our long-term service agreements are tailored with a focus on lowering your operations & maintenance costs by 10-15%, saving you as much as USD $330,000 per year.*
|Condition-based maintenance: We’ll work with you to keep the focus on necessary maintenance, defining and prioritizing your outage scope based on your individual operational history|
|Project management: Take advantage of advance planning, with access to localized parts, labor, and tooling as well as top-tier field service staff|
|Robotics and advanced inspection technologies: Benefit from the latest inspection technologies (e.g. drones, scanners, inspection robots)|
|Advanced material technology: Upgrades for part life extensions like AmStar* coating for boiler tubes and grinding roll upgrades for pulverizers|
Improved Heat Rate and Reduced Consumption of Chemicals
We know that fuel consumption reduction is one of your top priorities. Our MYAs can help you achieve an average of 0.75% reduction, a potential savings of USD $880,000 per year.*
|Energy assessment: We’ll work with you on an engineering assessment to identify and restore plant-specific heat rate losses|
|Digital efficiency monitoring: Continuous monitoring to help increase efficient operation and effective outage scope planning|
|Planned maintenance and tuning: Focused periodic maintenance to restore performance and tune equipment (e.g. firing, pulverizers)|
|Online digital optimizers: Real-time fine tuning of pulverizers, fuel blend, combustion, and soot blowing to improve heat rate and reduce emissions|
Secure your Investment
At GE, we’re here for all phases of the lifecycle—today and tomorrow. Our lifetime management program and digital monitoring programs help you see around corners, anticipating issues before they occur.
|Health monitoring: Online digital monitoring to help you avoid pre-mature degradation. Take advantage of specialized modules for monitoring of steam turbine valves, generator, boiler, pulverizers and air quality control systems|
|Lifetime management: Programs for steam turbine, generator, boiler pressure parts or high energy steam piping, based on remaining life calculation, inspection and risk assessment|
|Mitigation of risk factors: Monitoring of drivers of pre-mature degradation, such as chemistry, steam temperature, and fuel composition|
Safety, Expertise and Knowledge for a Sustainable Business
Our service specialists have the right expertise to help run your power plant, and our portfolio of support solutions can be customized to meet your individual needs.
|EHS management: With GE’s impressive safety records and our standards applied to all sites and subcontractors, your plant is in good hands|
|Training programs: GE technical training programs cover all the systems of the power plant. Choose from online training, classroom training in a GE training facility, or even customized on-site training|
|On-site advisory support: Get access to GE expertise with support from OEM resident engineer permanently on-site|
|Remote support center: operational support and help for troubleshooting by the OEM|
*Calculations based on a typical coal plant. Actual values may vary depending on location and market characteristics.