RWE Power AG, Essen Lignite Power Plant

2 x 1,100 MW Power plant

Project
2 x 1,100 MW lignite power plant with adjoining buildings, power plant blocks F + G, Steel structure (BHE-APB), RWE

Owner
RWE Power AG
45128 Essen, Germany

Project description

2x 1,100 MW lignite power plant RWE Power AG, Essen, Germany

Client, principal contractor

Babcock-Hitachi Europe GmbH (BHE)
46049 Oberhausen, Germany

Alstom Power Boiler GmbH (APB)
70329 Stuttgart, Germany

Contractor

Donges SteelTec GmbH

Technical specifications

Boiler support structure 170 m high, boiler houses, buckstays, machine houses, air preheater supports, ash silos, gypsum storage facility, conveyor bridges as well as pipeline and cable bridges. Overall: 78,500 t steel

Service

Engineering and fabrication of steel structures, including corrosion protection Assembly of steel structures and exhaust gas ducts including the entire assembly planning.

Construction period

Construction period 2006 / 2009