B&W Wins $90M Contract for Waste-to-Energy Plant in UK

 B&W Wins $90M Contract for Waste-to-Energy Plant in UK

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (B&W) has announced that its Denmark-based subsidiary Babcock & Wilcox Vølund A/S (B&W Vølund) has won a $90 million contract to design, manufacture and build a waste-to-energy power plant near Haresfield, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom, under a joint venture by Urbaser and Balfour Beatty.

The plant will treat municipal, commercial and industrial waste to supply 14.5 MW of electricity, sufficient to power the equivalent of 25,000 homes.

B&W Vølund will be responsible for the facility’s combustion system and air-cooled DynaGrate®, fuel handling equipment, steam boiler island, steam turbine-generator, water treatment system, piping, valves and air systems, burners and other plant equipment.

Engineering work for the project has already begun, with plant completion scheduled for 2019.

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