April 8, 2010
Source: Foster Wheeler AG
Foster Wheeler AG (FWLT) announced that its Global Power Group has been awarded a contract by GDF SUEZ for the supply and erection of a 190 MW, 100% biomass-fired circulating fluidized-bed (CFB) boiler island for the Polaniec Power Station in Poland.
Foster Wheeler has received a full notice to proceed on this contract which will be executed jointly by its subsidiaries in Finland and Poland. The terms of the agreement were not disclosed and the contract value will be included in the company’s bookings for the first quarter of 2010. Construction completion and start of operation of the new steam generator is scheduled for fourth-quarter 2012.
Foster Wheeler will design and supply the steam generator and auxiliary equipment, including biomass yard, and will carry out the civil works, erection and commissioning of the boiler island.