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Combined-cycle natural gas-fired power plant to use SPX equipment

SPX Corp. (NYSE: SPW) said that its Thermal Equipment and Services segment has been awarded a contract to supply an air-cooled condenser (ACC) for a new 1.3 GW natural gas-fired, combined-cycle power plant being built by Dominion Virginia Power in Warren County, Va. Dominion Virginia Power is a subsidiary of Dominion (NYSE: D).

The contract was awarded to SPX by Warren County Energy Partners, a joint venture of Burns & McDonnell and Zachry Industrial Inc. SPX’s 60 Module (10×6) SRC A-frame ACC will be installed in the plant in 2013.

The Warren County Power Station is scheduled to be constructed on a 39-acre site in the Warren Industrial Park and will feature three combustion turbines and a steam turbine. It is scheduled to enter operations by December 2014.

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