Amec Foster Wheeler US Heat Recovery Steam Generator Contract Win


PERRYVILLE, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 24, 2014-- Amec Foster Wheeler today announces that BHI Co., Ltd., a licensee of its Global Power Group, has been awarded a contract by a prominent US power producer to design and supply two Heat Recovery Steam Generators (HRSGs) in the United States. The HRSGs will be part of a large power plant expansion in the Northeast region of the US.

Commercial operation of the units is scheduled for the second quarter of 2017.

Amec Foster Wheeler will act as a subcontractor to BHI on this project providing a liaison project manager, technical advisor services, and warranty support. The HRSG design is based on an updated frame 7 style gas turbine with a large supplemental duct firing system. BHI offers HRSGs, pulverized coal (PC) boilers, circulating fluidized bed (CFB) boilers and oil and gas boilers all utilizing Foster Wheeler's proven technology.

"Since 2005, we have been building a strong team with sound technical knowledge to design, supply and execute reliable HRSGs," said David J. Parham, Senior Vice President, Amec Foster Wheeler Global Power Group. "We are fully committed to supporting BHI during project execution and seamlessly providing aftermarket support for this project."

Woo Jong-Ihn, President, BHI Co., Ltd added: "BHI is pleased to be making an important contribution by supplying environmentally friendly and cost-effective HRSGs to the US market. We are honoured with this award -- our first in the US."

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