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Design and supply for the Longview power plant

The Longview Power built an advanced supercritical PC mine mouth coal plant in Maidsville, West Virginia. Amec Foster Wheeler provided the advanced supercritical PC boiler, fabric filter and wet FGD scrubber on a design and supply basis. 

The plant produces 770 MWe of electricity at full capacity with 41% (LHV) Plant Efficiency. The advanced highly efficient supercritical once-through BENSON Vertical Tube (BVT) PC boiler produces 2216 tonne/hr of steam at 257 bar and 570°C. The mine mouth project uses West Virginia bituminous coal from the MEPCO mine.

Location:Maidsville, West Virginia, US
Client:Longview Power LLC
Date:2009 - 2011