Pöyry completes EPC assignment

05 December 2018

Pöyry recently received the Final Acceptance Certificate from Panay Energy Development Corporation (PEDC) for completing the Engineering, Procurement, and Construction assignment for the fuel handling system of PEDC's 150 MW circulating fluidized bed (CFB) technology power plant expansion project, located in Panay Island, Iloilo, Philippines.

(CFB) technology power plant expansion project

The assignment consisted of the design, procurement, and construction, and commissioning of the power plant's fuel handling system. The fuel handling system, using Pöyry's unique and transparent EPC Plus Open Book System Methodology, consists of a jetty extension, conveying system from the jetty to the coal storage building, the conveying system from the coal storage building to the crusher building and the construction of an 80,000-ton capacity coal handling storage building.

The 150 MW expansion plant is owned and operated by PEDC, a subsidiary of Global Business Power Corporation which is one of the leading energy companies in the Philippines.It shall supply power to Panay Island as well as throughout the Visayas grid and significantly contribute to the region's progress.

Pöyry delivered the project on time, to the quality required, and well below the budget.