MTU Onsite Energy, a business unit of Tognum, will install a gas turbine cogeneration plant

MTU Onsite Energy, a business unit of Tognum, will install a gas turbine cogeneration plant for German combined heat and power plant operator Heizkraftwerk Halle-Trotha GmbH in Halle, Germany. The power plant is scheduled to be delivered in May 2011 with commercial operation to being in April 2012. Along with the gas turbine, the scope […]

Pantex Receives Pollution Prevention and Environmental Sustainability Awards

Pantex Plant’s groundwater management strategy has received two awards: a Pollution Prevention Award from the National Nuclear Security Administration and an Environmental Sustainability (EStar) Award from the Department of Energy. The groundwater management strategy is a part of B&W Pantex’s Environmental Management System (EMS). Sound EMS practices have allowed Pantex to be a focused steward […]

ABB: Six new substations to boost power capacity and improve grid reliability and efficiency

ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth $108 million from the Saudi Electricity Company, Saudi Arabia’s national power transmission and distribution provider, to construct six new substations. The order was booked in the first quarter, 2010. Four of the substations, rated at 115/13.8 kV (kilovolt), will be located in […]

Aqualyng begins construction of Caofeidian SWRO desalination project

Having signed definitive agreements on a build, own, operate and transfer basis, Aqualyng has begun the construction phase of the 50,000 m³/day seawater reverse osmosis desalination plant. Aqualyng, in conjunction with joint venture partner the Tangshan Caofeidian Infrastructure Construction Investment Co (IIC), has directed the construction phase to begin. The SWRO desalination plant will serve […]