IGA has chosen a leading Turkish generator manufacturer, Aksa Power Generation, as the power supplier to the Istanbul Grand Airport. Within the scope of the agreement made with IGA, Aksa will install 42 x 2500 kVA generators powered by Perkins 4000 Series engines, supplying 105 MVA energy for the Istanbul New Airport project.
Alper Peker, Aksa Power Generation CEO said the company was proud to be offering services to the Istanbul Grand Airport project. “The world’s largest airport project with its yearly passenger capacity upgradable to over 200 million passengers, will have a 24/7 live infrastructure.
“In such a massive structure where the passengers comfortably get ready for their flights and in the meanwhile hundreds of thousands of flights are being coordinated, the energy is one of the major requirements. Within the scope of the coordination we have established with IGA, we will be performing an installation which is equivalent to a medium scaled power plant.
“We will supply any power requirements of the airport with our generators which work synchronous with the mains electricity and we will make sure that corresponding services are uninterruptedly operational. For the world’s largest airport project, as Aksa Power Generation we will submit our best efforts and what this
Continuous and efficient cooperation IGA Airports Construction CEO Yusuf Akçayoğlu said he was pleased with ğGA- Aksa cooperation. He continued: “In light of the latest technological advancements, we meet any requirements and perform any works for Istanbul New Airport, which will become one of the most significant aviation centres around the world, to offer exclusive service.
“Energy is one of the most important requirements in such a large scaled project. In this regard, thanks to the cooperation we have established with Aksa, a market-leading corporation, any operations will be flawlessly accomplished.”