ANDRITZ to supply equipment for two coal-fired boilers in Oklahoma, USA
Graz, October 03, 2014. International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Oklahoma Gas and Electric Company (OG&E) to supply circulating, dry flue gas desulphurization systems for OG&E’s two 569-megawatt coal-fired boilers at the Sooner power station near Red Rock, Oklahoma, USA, as part of its efforts to comply with the US Environmental Protection Agency’s Regional Haze Rules. Start-up is scheduled for 2018.
The scope of supply comprises design, engineering, manufacture, supply, and start-up of two new Turbo CDS (Circulating Dry Scrubbing) systems from ANDRITZ Environmental Solutions, including fabric filters and auxiliary equipment, providing high air-quality performance, operating reliability, equipment durability, and ease of process control.
The ANDRITZ GROUP is a globally leading supplier of plants, equipment, and services for hydropower stations, the pulp and paper industry, the metalworking and steel industries, and solid/liquid separation in the municipal and industrial sectors. The publicly listed, international technology Group is headquartered in Graz, Austria, and has a staff of around 24,100 employees. ANDRITZ operates over 250 production sites as well as service and sales companies all around the world. The ANDRITZ GROUP ranks among the global market leaders in all four of its business areas. One of the Group’s overall strategic goals is to strengthen and extend this position. At the same time, the company aims to secure the continuation of profitable growth in the long term.