Project update

July 10, 2018

Work completed in December through July 2018

Construction activities are nearly complete with the work concentrated on completing control wiring.  Commissioning began in April and has been concentrated on auxiliary systems such as service water, compressed air and auxiliary cooling.  Vendor representatives have been on site to get equipment into operational mode. 

The following components are ready for operation: Image
  • Medium Voltage VFD’s
  • Low Voltage VFD’s
  • Motor Control Centers
  • Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS)
  • Medium Voltage switchgear
  • Low Voltage switchgear
  • Auxiliary Cooling Water system
  • Primary, Secondary and Induced Draft Fans for boiler
  • Condensate pumps
  • Compressed Air system including compressors and dryers
  • Dust control system
  • Continuous Emissions Monitoring System
  • Turbine Lube Oil system

Work Scheduled for July: Image
  • Initial Turbine operation
  • Controls check out
  • Boiler air and flue gas leak tests
  • Coal handling system checkout
  • Ash system checkout

Work Scheduled for August: Image
  • First fire of Boiler
  • Steam blow to clean pipe
  • Boiler tuning


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