Business news and new business: GE Power Systems has won a $30.5 million contract from Colakoglu Metalurji A.S., Istanbul, Turkey, to provide turnkey plant engineering, design and power generation equipment and services for the first independent combined-cycle power plant in Turkey.
Nalco Fuel Tech has signed a joint development agreement with Dow Environmental to commercially develop two air pollution control technologies?the Dioxin Inhibition technology and CHAR NOx….gifast Kentucky Power Cooperative has awarded a contract to Babcock & Wilcox for the design, fabrication and installation of new distributed control systems for all four units at the Dale Station in Ford, Ky.
Con Edison?s Indian Point 2 nuclear power plant recently ended its world-record production run after reaching 616 days of continuous operation….Brooklyn Navy Yard Cogeneration Partners L.P. has awarded a $253 million turnkey agreement to a joint venture comprised of Parsons Main, NAB Construction Corp. and L.K. Comstock & Co. Inc. for the engineering, procurement, construction, startup and testing of its 286-MW combined-cycle cogeneration facility at the Brooklyn Navy Yard in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Babcock & Wilcox?s international division has received a commitment from Commonwealth Edison Co., Chicago, Ill., to begin the design, manufacture and supply of eight nuclear steam generators to be installed at the utility?s Braidwood Generating Station Unit 1 and the Byron Generating Station Unit 1….PSI Energy Inc. recently completed final performance testing of a new flue gas desulfurization system at the Gibson Generating Station Unit 4….The Puerto Rican Electric Power Authority has awarded ABB Maintenance Inc. a $2 million contract to install an upgraded turbine control system and static excitation system for Puerto Rico?s Aguirre No. 2 facility.