Services & Initiatives

Research & Development

NTPC has a comprehensive Research & Development infrastructure, which equips it to effectively tackle any failure/ break down situations in its plants. Beside tackling failure the setup is also conducting research work in the areas of Residual life assessment & life extension and Power Plant Chemistry.

Services covered under Research and Development (R&D) include the following:

  • Testing and laboratory services
  • Failure investigations

Experience in Testing / Investigation in O&M at various Power Stations includes the following:

Sl.No.Client's NameName of the projectServices ProvidedYear
4RVUNL250 MW unit, SSTPS, SuratgarhTesting for assessing performance and condition monitoring of furnace, mills, APH & associated ducts, turbines and condenser.2009
3HZL Performance testing of Bowl mills.2009
2DVCU-3 of BokaroBTPSTo carry out Eddy current test. for Condenser.2006
1HPGCLU-5 of 210 MW TDL TPS at PanipatTo carry out Dirty Air flow test.2006