Foster Wheeler to supply steam generator systems for Spanish projects

29 August 2011 (Last Updated August 29th, 2011 18:30)

Foster Wheeler, through its subsidiary Global Power, has secured two contracts to supply solar steam generator systems for two projects in Spain. Under the first contract, signed with UTE Africa Solar, Foster Wheeler will provide steam generating components for a single 50MWe-train La A

Foster Wheeler, through its subsidiary Global Power, has secured two contracts to supply solar steam generator systems for two projects in Spain.

Under the first contract, signed with UTE Africa Solar, Foster Wheeler will provide steam generating components for a single 50MWe-train La Africana solar thermal plant located in Fuente Palmera Cordoba.

The company will also deliver site advisory services during the plant's commissioning phase.

Under the second contract, received from UTE Termosolar Olivenza, the company will provide steam generating components for the 50MWe Olivenza solar thermal power plant, which consists of two 25MWe trains.

The solar thermal plant utilises concentrated parabolic trough technology with thermal oil as the heat transfer fluid.

Delivery of the two contracts is scheduled to take place in the second and first quarters of 2012, respectively.