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 Name Name of the project Services Provided Year
4 RVUNL 250 MW unit, SSTPS, Suratgarh Testing for assessing performance and condition monitoring of furnace, mills, APH & associated ducts, turbines and condenser. 2009
3 HZL   Performance testing of Bowl mills. 2009
2 DVC U-3 of BokaroBTPS To carry out Eddy current test. for Condenser. 2006
1 HPGCL U-5 of 210 MW TDL TPS at Panipat To carry out Dirty Air flow test. 2006