B&W Vølund to build EfW plant in Scotland

Viridor UK has contracted Babcock & Wilcox subsidiary, Babcock & Wilcox Vølund A/S, to build a $230 million contract to engineer, procure and construct a waste-to-energy (WTE) power plant near Dunbar, Scotland.

B&W Vølund and its construction partner, Interserve are to design and build the plant which will include two WTE boilers, advanced DynaGrate dynamic fuel combustion system, steam turbine and a dry flue gas cleaning system. The consortium also will test and commission the plant.

The Dunbar plant will be able to process up to 38 tonnes of municipal waste per. Engineering is underway and the plant is scheduled to go online in the fourth quarter of 2017.

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