Thermal technology tenders activity in September 2019 saw 102 tenders announced, marking a drop of 45% over the last 12-month average of 187, according to GlobalData’s power industry tenders database.
Oil was the top category in thermal technology in terms of number of tenders for the month, accounting for 77 tenders and a 77.8% share, followed by Coal with 12 tenders and a 12.1% share. Gas stood in third place with ten tenders and a 10.1% share.
Looking at global power tenders activity divided by the type of technology, thermal held the top position in terms of number of tenders during September 2019 with a 48.6% share.
The proportion of tenders by category in the Thermal technology tracked by GlobalData in the month was as follows:
Supply & Erection: 72 tenders and a 70.6% share
- Repair, Maintenance, Upgrade & Others: 26 tenders and a 25.5% share
- Consulting & Similar Services: two tenders and a 2% share
- Project Implementation: two tenders and a 2% share
Asia-Pacific leads thermal tenders activity in September 2019
Comparing tenders activity in thermal technology in different regions of the globe, Asia-Pacific held the top position with 69 tenders and a share of 67.6% during September 2019, followed by Middle East and Africa with 17 tenders and a 16.7% share and Europe with ten tenders and a 9.8% share.
In fourth place was North America with six tenders and a 5.9% share.