Foster Wheeler to Supply Biomass-fired Boiler in Poland
ZE PAK S.A. has awarded a subsidiary of Foster Wheeler AG's Global Power Group a contract for the design, supply and erection of a 55 MWe biomass-fired circulating fluidized-bed boiler island for the Konin Power Station in Poland.
The terms of the agreement were not disclosed, and the contract value will be included in the company's bookings for the third quarter of 2009. Commercial operation of the new steam generator is scheduled for the first quarter of 2012.
The company will design and supply the steam generator and auxiliary equipment and will carry out the erection and commissioning of the boiler island. The steam generator will be designed to burn wood biomass and up to 20 percent agro biomass.