The successful commissioning of the fourth unit of the third power plant of Abadan Refinery
The fourth unit of the third power plant of Abadan Refinery was successfully commissioned and synchronized to the Abadan Refinery´s grid on Dec26, 2010.
The successful commissioning of this unit was achieved with the highest quality and in the least time, thanks to the round-the-clock efforts of all FARAB´s personnel.
The successful test for first run of the second unit of Karun 4 power plant
The successful test for the first run of the second unit of Karun 4 power plant
was completed on Tuesday Dec 7, 2010.
The ceremony for beginning the river diversion project of Vakhsh River in Tajikistan
The ceremony for beginning the river diversion project of Vakhsh River was held in the presence of Iran Minister of Energy, Majid Namjou, and Tajikistan´s President, Emam Ali Rahman, in Tajikistan.
The Sangtoodeh II Dam and Power Plant Project has been under construction by FARAB experts with a credit exceeding 256 million dollars since 2006 in Tajikistan and has already had a physical progressing of 86 percent until now.
Sangtoodeh dam is located in southwest of Tajikistan in Dangar Rinsky, 180Km east south from Dushanbe, near the border of Afghanistan. The height of this dam is more than 31.5m.
The Vakhsh River is one of the largest rivers in Tajikistan with reservoir capacity of 32150 Square Kilometers and the mean discharge is about 631 cubic meters per second.
Connection of the first unit of Karun 4 power plant to National Power Grid
The synchronization operation of the first unit of Karun 4 was successfully commissioned on the auspicious occasion of Ghadir Khom Eid, with the capacity of 1040 MW.
The synchronization of this 250 MW unit took place after successful completion of all the commissioning and operation tests of the 400 kV GIS substation and also realization of the commissioning operation of the power plant less than 8 months from the time impounding of Karun Dam 4 started.
The Karun 4 power plant includes 4 units of 250 MW with an annual generation capacity of 2107 GWh.
The site of Karun 4 hydro power plant is located in Chaharmahal Bakhtiari province, 180 KM southwest of Shahrekord.
Construction operation of Khoda Afarin dam power plant was begun
Khoda Afarin dam power plant construction began in the presence of Energy minister on Saturday.
This power plant will be constructed in three years in the form of B.O.T. scheme with 1,030,000,000,000 billion Rials (60 million euros exchange credit and 280 billion Rials credit Rials).
Annual production capacity of this power plant will be 275 GWh and used for supplying required energy regionally and increasing the stability and reliability of
National Power Grid for accelerating in investment return.
The Energy minister visited the different parts of Khoda Afarin dam before inauguration ceremony.
Khoda Afarin dam is under construction jointly with the republic of Azerbaijan with crest length 400m and the reservoir capacity a billion and 612 million cubic meters at downstream of the Aras boarder river.
Islam abad BOO combined cycle power plant renamed to Dalahoo combined cycle power plant
Islam abad Boo combined cycle power plant renamed to Dalahoo combined cycle power plant after approval letter of Iran power industry nomination council on
September 15, 2010.
Visit of honorable Energy minister from Siah bishe pumped storage power plant and dam project
The Energy minister and accompanying delegation visited siah bishe pumped storage power plant and dam project at Thursday on August 19, 2010.
In this visit, The honorable Energy minister, Majid Namjou, declared this project is exclusive and added, the power plant can generate electricity with a capacity of 1040MW.
Meanwhile, he appreciated making the round the clock efforts of engineers and workers in this project and said that completing the project and connecting to national power grid will increase the capacity of electricity production in peak.
The site of siah bisheh pumped storage power plant and dam is located in 125Km north of Tehran.
Connection of the third unit of Ilam project to National Power Grid
Regarding to the first two unit of Ilam project synchronization and commissioning
on July 24, 2010 and August 01,2010,The third unit of Ilam power plant was successfully connected to National Power Grid on August 14, 2010.
Ilam Governor Inaugurates Power Generation Units of Ilam
The inauguration ceremony of Ilam Petrochemical Complex Power Plant held here on Monday, Aug. 1, 2010, attended by Engineer Alaei, the governor of Ilam, Mr. Davood Farmahini Farahani, Managing Director of Ilam Petrochemical Complex, and a group of authorities of Ilam Province.
This power plant composed of four turbines, each with the power generation capacity of 25 MW; however due to climatic conditions and height of Ilam Province and the region from sea level , these turbines are currently capable of generating power for 23 MW.
This power plant is much more cost-effective than other similar power plants concerning implementation speed and generation cost, and the spare parts are currently manufactured by Iranian experts inside the country.
Also by commissioning the power plant, the problem of electricity fluctuations will be significantly solved in the province.
Connection of the Second Unit of ILAM Project to State Electricity Network
The second unit of gas turbine of the electrical and stream project of ILAM Petrochemistry was successfully started up and synchronized on August 01, 2010.
Connection of the First Unit of ILAM Project to State Electricity Network
The first unit of gas turbine of the electrical and stream project of ILAM Petrochemistry was successfully started up and synchronized on July 24, 2010.
This important operation is actually connection of the first unit, from gas units of Farab Company to nationwide network which has been performed outside the initial planning of the project.
Synchronization of the First Unit of TANA Power Plant with Kenya Electricity Network
At 16:10 P.M., in local time, on Thursday, July 22, 2010, the first unit of TANA
Power Plant was successfully put in operation and synchronized with Kenya Electricity Network. This power plant is the first Iranian hydroelectric power plant outside the country which has been commissioned in form of an EPC Contract with an intensive time schedule.
Power ministry´s visit of performance process of Sangtoodeh-2 in Tajikistan
"Seyyed Parviz Fattah" power ministry of Islamic republic of Iran arrived to Dushanbe, the capital of Tajikistan as a head of a board in order to visit of Tajikistan authorities and joint projects of Iran & Tajikistan on Thursday evening of last weeks.
He visited of joint projects of two countries as dam & Sangtoodeh-2 Hydro-Power during these three days.
The most important result of the Iranian board travel to Tajikistan was to discussion with Tajikistan authorities, emphasizing on these two countries development of relationship, designing new projects, also examine and solving problems about performers of joint projects as Sangtoodeh-2.
Regarding to construction of Sangtoodeh-2 Hydro-power by Iranian engineers according to specified plan at the south of Tajikistan, Power ministry of Iran agreed to finalize this project during the shorter time and set this project as a head of their projects.
Rotor Lowering of the first unit of Lavarak project
Rotor Lowering operation of the first unit of Lavarak project was be finalized successfully.
Increasing in the output of 500 MW electricity
Two units from extension of hydro power of Masjed-e-soleyman (unit 5 & 6) with the presence of Mr.Parviz-Davoodi- vice-president and Mr.Fattah- Power minister in Thursday and 500 MW was added to the output electricity of country.
Temporary delivery of the first unit of Extension of Masjed-e-Soleyman (completion of tentative one month period of Trial Run)
After passing tentative one month period of Trial Run, temporary delivery of the first unit of Extension of Masjed-e-Soleyman was carried out in 29 August 2007.
Starting of the tentative one month period of exploitation for the first unit of Extension of Masjed-e-Soleyman
The tentative one month period of exploitation for the first unit of Extension of Masjed-e-Soleyman was started in 30 July 2007.
Synchronous of second unit (Unit 6) of Extension of Masjed-e-Soleyman HEPP
FARAB Co. was succeeded to do Synchronous of second unit (Unit 6) of Extension of Masjed-e-Soleyman in 22 July 2007.
Synchronous of the first unit (Unit 5) of Extension of Masjed-e-Soleyman HEPP
FARAB Co. was succeeded to do Synchronous of second unit (Unit 6) of Extension of Masjed-e-Soleyman in 1 July 2007.
First Run of Unit 1 of Ext. Masjed Solyman Hydro power plant
First Run of Unit 1 of Ext. Masjed Solyman Hydro power plant has been performed successfully on Sunday March 17, 2007.
Successful synchronization of the unit 1 of Karun3 Hydro power plant
Synchronizing operation of unit 1 of KARUN3 Hydro power plant successfully accomplished on Nov. 20, 2006.
Successful synchronization of the unit 2 of Karun3 Hydro power plant
Synchronizing operation of unit 2 of KARUN3 Hydro power plant successfully accomplished on July 09, 2006.
The water surface of the Lake of Karun 3 Dam
The water surface of the Lake of Karun 3 Dam has been reached to the maximum level and it was overflow from the free spillways of the Dam body.
Successful synchronization of the unit 3 of Karun3 Hydro power plant
Synchronizing operation of unit 3 of KARUN3 Hydro power plant successfully accomplished on Feb 26, 2006.
Successful first run test of Unit 3 of Karun3 Hydro power plant
The first run test of unit 3 of Karun3 Hydro Power plant has been done successfully on Thursday February 16, 2006.
Flood in Karun River and its restraint by Karun3 Dam
The Karun3 Dam having 205M height and reservoir capacity of 3 billions cubic meters; has prevented access of 50 billions cubic meters of spate to lands of Khuzestan Province and their destruction.
Successful test of operation of Karun3 dam service spillway radial in normal balance conditions - 840
Successful test of operation of Karun3 dam service spillway radial in normal balance conditions-840 on Feb 05, 2006.
Successful synchronization of the unit 4 of Karun3 Hydro power plant
Synchronizing operation of unit 4 of KARUN3 Hydro power plant successfully accomplished on Feb 04 , 2006.
First Run of Unit 4 of Karun3 Hydro power plant
First Run of Unit 4 of Karun3 Hydro power plant has been performed successfully on Thursday Jan 19, 2006.
Installation of 7th rotor of Karun3 projects
Installation of 7th rotor of Karun3 projects (2nd Unit) has been performed successfully on Saturday Dec 10, 2005
Successful synchronization of the unit 6 of Karun3 power plant
Synchronizing operation of unit 6 of KARUN3 power plant successfully accomplished on Jun 8, 2005.
Provision acceptance of unite 1 & 3 of kohrang power plant
1st and 3rd units of KOHRANG power plant was provisionally accepted on May 26, 2005.
Operating of 2 Units of Karun3 Powerhouse
Two 250MW units of K3 powerhouse were operated and inaugurated by Mr.Khatami, President of Islamic Republic of Iran, on Mar 2, 2005. It should be noted that K3 powerhouse includes 8 of 250MW units.
Official inauguration of Kohrang Powerhouse
The official inauguration and stating operation of Kohrang Powerhouse accomplished on Tuesday dated Feb 15, 2005.
Supplying of Karun3 Dam
Supplying of Karun3 Dam Started at 9:00 O´clock on Nov 8, 2003.
Inauguration of Karun1 Hydro Power Plant
Inauguration of Karun1 1000 MW Hydro Power Plant, by Mr. Khatami, President of Islamic Republic of Iran, on the 25th of May 2004.
Starting of siahBishe Dams´ Erection
Executive Operation of Siahbishe powerhouse started with the attendence of Energy Minister, Tavanir Organization Successor, Iran water and Power Resources & Development Co. Managing Director, Executive Manager and some of responsible members.
Inauguration of the first 1000 MW of Masjed-e-Soleyman Hydro Power plant
Inauguration of the first 1000 MW of Masjed-e-Soleyman Hydro Power Plant, the largest Iranian Hydro Power Plant after Islamic Revolution, by Mr. Karubi, Speaker of Parliament, on the 1st of May 2004.
Masjed e Soleyman hydro power plant (forth unit)
Successful synchronization of the 250 MW unit of Masjed-e-Soleyman hydro power plant (forth unit) on Friday, Nov 19, 2003.
Masjed e Soleyman Extension hydro power plant
Beginning of the Equipment Installation process for Masjed e Soleyman Extension hydro power plant on Oct 23, 2003.
Inauguration of Karkheh hydro power plant
Inauguration of Karkheh hydro power plant by Mr.Khatami, the president of Islamic Republic of Iran, on Oct 6, 2003 and his congratulation message to Farab Co.´s personnel for setting up and putting into commercial operation of the Karkheh hydro power plant.
Award of Siah-Bisheh Contract to Farab Co.
Award of 1000 MW Siah-Bisheh pumped storage Contract to Farab Co.
Farab Co. had the best evaluated proposal in an international Tender for the said project. Many reputable International Tenderers were taking part in the said Tender.
Kuhrang hydro power plant
Completion of Concreting for spiral cases and installation of draft tubes for Kuhrang hydro power plant on Sep 15, 2003.
First unit of Masjed-e-Soleyman Project Delivering
The first unit of Masjed-e-Soleyman Project ( 250 MW ) was successfully commissioned and delivered to the owner in Dec 11, 2002.
We have got this magnificent outcome with the cooperation of well known Iranian and international companies through domestic management.