Andritz to supply EcoFluid BFB boiler to Thailand
Austria-headed international technology group Andritz AG has announced that it has received the order from Marubeni, Tokyo, Japan, to supply an EcoFluid bubbling fluidized bed (BFB) boiler with a flue gas cleaning system for a waste-to-energy power plant at SCG Packaging’s Ban Pong paper mill, located in Ratchaburi, Thailand.
According to a statement, it is Thailand’s first of its kind bubbling fluidized bed (BFB) boiler that operates with 100 percent waste fuel and also the first boiler at SCG Paper Energy Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of SCG Packaging.
The scope of supply comprises the engineering work, equipment delivery, and supervision services for erection work and start-up of the BFB boiler, including a flue gas cleaning system and auxiliary equipment. The plant will be used to generate electricity from the thermal utilization of residue occurring in production operations using a recycled paper furnish.
Start-up is scheduled for the third quarter of 2018 and the value of the order has not been disclosed.