Boilers, Coal, New Projects

B&W to supply boilers to coal-fired power plant in Dominican Republic

The Babcock & Wilcox Company (B&W, NYSE: BWC) subsidiary, Babcock & Wilcox Power Generation Group Inc. (B&W PGG), has been awarded a contract to design and manufacture two coal-fired boilers to be installed in the Punta Catalina Power Plant for Corporación Dominicana de Empresas Eléctricas Estatales (CDEEE) in the Dominican Republic.

Italian engineering, procurement and developer Tecnimont S.p.A, awarded the contract.

Under the contract, B&W PGG will supply two 360-MW boilers, coal pulverizers, air heaters, fans and structural steel for the plant.

The project is expected to be completed October 2017.

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