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Babcock & Wilcox subsidiary awarded $60M contract in Colombia

The Babcock & Wilcox announced that its subsidiary Babcock & Wilcox Power Generation Group has been awarded a contract worth more than $60M to design and supply a coal-fired boiler for the Termotasajero Power Plant near Cucuta, Colombia. B&W will design the 180 megawatt boiler, coal pulverizers, air heater, structural steel and other boiler auxiliary equipment for Termotasajero Unit 2 for South Korean contractor Hyundai Engineering Co., Ltd. The plant is owned by Termotasajero S.A. E.S.P, a subsidiary of Colombian investment company, Colgener S.A.