THE COMPANY OPRA Turbines is a leading provider of turbine powered energy solutions. We develop, manufacture, market and service turbine generating sets in the 2 MW power range for use in single or multiple installations. OPRA has an internationally sourced team of professionals covering all aspects of a global gas turbine business. OPRA is dedicated to being a highly competitive company in its market segment by providing innovative products and maximum customer satisfaction. Continued improvement of products, processes and the organisation is an integral part of OPRA’s strategy and quality policy.
THE PRODUCT The 2MW class OP16 engine exhibits worldclass efficiency, low emissions combustion and multi-fuel capability and is unique in its power range. It is a compact and reliable engine suitable for the oil and gas, marine, industrial and commercial power markets. In the 2 MW power range OPRA’s all radial configuration offers exceptional robustness and performance compared to conventional axial turbines. The OP16 powered generator sets are provided as a standard package configured to all climatic conditions and have enjoyed great market success worldwide.
THE HISTORY OPRA Turbines was founded by Jan and Hiroko Mowill in 1991. Jan Mowill previously initiated and led the gas turbine division at Kongsberg Våpenfabrikk, a major Norwegian industrial conglomerate. At Kongsberg, Mowill developed and commercialized the KG2, the worlds’ first radial turbine engine for industrial applications in 1964.